The Buscot and Coleshill Estates

The Buscot and Coleshill Estates

Things to see and do 

The Buscot and Coleshill Estates

What's on

Upcoming events

CANCELLED The Great Big Tree Climb

Tue 30 Jul 2019
10:00-17:00
Have an adventure and get closer to nature in our beautiful grounds with The Great Big Tree Climbing Company. They offer a safe and fun way to enjoy our trees from a new perspective. All ages from 6 years old can take part and it is a great...

School Holiday Activities - Secrets and Spies

Tue 06 Aug 2019
14:00-16:00
Join us for an afternoon of fun with Secrets and Spies, and find out more about the Second World War History in Coleshill. And you never know you may discover a secret or two

Second World War Operational Base Open Afternoon 2019

Sun 11 Aug 2019
14:00-17:00
Descend into darkness and imagine life as a saboteur exploring our secret underground replica bunker on this family-friendly open afternoon. Coleshill Mill will also be open so why not pay a visit and see flour being made? (Dependent on water level)

Coleshill Mill Open Afternoons 2019

Sun 11 Aug 2019
14:00-17:00
Ever wondered how grain is turned into flour? Visit our restored mill at Coleshill and find out more... you can also explore our replica Second World War Operational Base which will be open this afternoon.

School Holiday Activity - Coleshill Bug Hunt

Tue 13 Aug 2019
14:00-16:00
Join us for an afternoon bug hunting with our team in Coleshill and see what you can find and see if you can identify it.

School Holiday Activities - River Dipping on the River Cole

Tue 20 Aug 2019
14:00-16:00
Join us for a short walk along the River Cole and some river dipping? See what you can discover in the water with one of our nets and we'll help you work out what it is.
The Buscot and Coleshill Estates

History

The Buscot and Coleshill Estates

Places to stay

Buscot and Coleshill Holiday Cottages

B&B's nearby

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Learning

Child holding a small frog

Primary and secondary activities 

We've got lots of diverse learning sessions for your students to get stuck into here. If you're looking for something different, get in touch with our team and we'll help you create a tailor made programme.

The Buscot and Coleshill Estates

Eating and shopping

A home-made sponge cake with strawberries and cream

Local food and drink 

There are lots of local places (not National Trust) to pick up treats or enjoy a hearty meal. Roll out a rug and enjoy a picnic by the river.

The Buscot and Coleshill Estates

Our work

Butterfly surveys on Coleshill Estate

Looking back at Summer on the Coleshill Estate 

What a remarkable dry and hot summer! Nevertheless our ranger team at Buscot & Coleshill have been busy as usual keeping the estate maintained to a high standard and carrying out a variety of tasks across the sites.

Flamborough Woods

Conserving our woods around the estate 

The largest job our Ranger team have been tackling recently, was the clear felling of an area of mixed woodland for its replanting with native broadleaf this coming winter.

The Buscot and Coleshill Estates

Get involved

Volunteer

Each year thousands of volunteers join us in caring for all the special places you love

View north west from Coleshill, Oxfordshire on an autumn evening

Find a supporter group near you  

Want to help but don't feel you can volunteer that much time? You can always join a local supporter group. They fundraise for local projects, have talks and go on visits. It's a great way to meet people and support our work at the same time.