Rose Joyce
Rose JoyceChair of Trustees & Outdoor Learning Advisor
Rose is a retired teacher, author and outdoor learning consultant. She is passionate about getting children and adults outdoors to engage with nature. She is currently engaged with promoting the Swedish Skogsmulle pedagogy across the UK.
Alison Warwood
Alison WarwoodTrustee Secretary & Fundraiser
Alison has a wealth of fundraising experience and has always been actively involved with local charities. She particularly loves being able to see the results of her work here at Lymefield Outdoor Learning Centre. She is a great asset analysing and assessing grant application grants to charities.
Carine Taylor
Carine TaylorTrustee Treasurer
Carine is a qualified teacher, she was introduced to Forest School through Broadbottom pre-school which her children attended. She participated as a volunteer at various open-days and local events where she began to see first-hand the benefits that outdoor education and recreation has for children in today’s society.
David Tyler
David TylerTrustee and Health & Safety Officer
David has worked in higher education for over 30 years and, more recently, has been actively involved with community-based projects. He is a founder member of the Longdendale Community Group, and welcomes the opportunity to support the Lymefield Centre.
Maxine Pigram
Maxine PigramLymefield Arts & Crafts Manager
Maxine is a local textile artist. She grew up in the village and her family still lives here. She has been looking for somewhere suitable to show her own work, and bring together the wealth of creative talent there is in this area and so the building is ideal for her. She currently has a long term block booking with Lymefield Outdoor Learning Centre.
Wendy Smith
Wendy SmithLittle Grasshoppers Forest School Leader
Wendy joined the team in 2014 as a freelance level 3 qualified Forest School Leader. Having worked for over 30 years with children in a range of schools, she qualified as a Forest School leader in 2011. Since then Wendy has supported level 3 Forest School training, run taster days and Forest School sessions for schools. She currently runs Little Grasshoppers on Monday mornings, in the grounds of Lymefield Outdoor Learning Centre.