Latest News

Poetry and Wellbeing Workshop with Charlie Bell

Event: Poetry and Wellbeing Workshop with Charlie Bell

Venue: Burrswood Conference Room
31st July 2018

Creativity and Self-fulfillment In this second workshop, explore how writing can be used to free up the mind and spirit in order to be creative through writing exercise and discussions.  Our theme will be how to use writing as a way of self-fulfillment.  This practical workshop is open to writers of all backgrounds, from those taking their first steps to those with much more experience.  It may even appeal to health professionals. Tickets £50 per person to include tea, ...

Read more
Finola Maynard - Pop up pottery workshop

Event: Finola Maynard - Pop up pottery workshop

Venue: Burrswood Orangery
13th June 2018

The workshop will begin with a demonstration of how to throw on the pottery wheel, and an introduction to general ceramic skills and handbuilding techniques. You’ll then get stuck into creating your own pieces, taking to the wheel to make your own bowl and vessel with one-to-one guidance from Finola or one of her trained assistants. As well as using the wheel, you’ll also put your handbuilding skills into practice designing and making tiles. Throwing and hand building with clay i...

Read more
Drawing for Relaxation 1

Event: Drawing for Relaxation 1

Venue: The Orangery
23rd May 2018

Local illustrator and counsellor Kerry Ingham joins Burrswood to explore the art of drawing for fun and inner peace. For complete beginners or master. Kerry will explain light, form and composition as well as how our negative thoughts get in the way of the playful and free creativity in all of us. Tickets cost £60 and include tuition, art materials, pastries on arrival, lunch and a cream tea (plus good company!)   Call reservations on 01892 865988 to book your place.

Read more
Poetry and Writing with Charlie Bell

Event: Poetry and Writing with Charlie Bell

Venue: Burrswood Conference Room
1st May 2018

Spend a day with Charlie Bell exploring how writing can aid wellness and wellbeing. The day will be largely practical and will give everyone a chance to write and reflect. It will suit those who already enjoy writing as well as those who wish to put a toe in creative waters. Depending on the weather we will go out into the beautiful grounds to seek inspiration and experience the healing powers of nature and imaginative writing. The day is about how writing can be used to free up the mind and...

Read more
Spring Watercolour Painting Weekend with Julie King

Event: Spring Watercolour Painting Weekend with Julie King

Venue: Burrswood
From 28th April 2018 to 29th April 2018

Local artist Julie King specialises in flowers the natural world. Join her and capture Burrswood's beautiful spring gardens over this 2 day painting workshop. £225 per person includes tuition, all meals and one night’s accommodation from 10.00am Saturday to 4.00pm Sunday. £120 per person includes tuition, tea, coffee and pastries, a delicious lunch and cream tea each day. Please call our reservations team to book your place on 01892 865988 Daily Programme (for those st...

Read more
MS Information Day - Living Well with MS

Event: MS Information Day - Living Well with MS

Venue: Burrswood Health and Wellbeing
14th April 2018

These are always informative and entertaining events, but places are limited so please make sure you register without delay. LIVING WELL WITH MS - MS SOCIETY AND BURRSWOOD INFORMATION DAY 10am Saturday 14th April 2018 The MS Society and Burrswood Health and Wellbeing have joined forces to hold an Information Day for those with Multiple Sclerosis and their carers, on Saturday 14th April. Our annual information event is based on the theme LIVING WELL WITH MS and  our spe...

Read more
Spring Edition of Burrswood News

News: Spring Edition of Burrswood News

23rd March 2018

Read the latest edition of the Burrswood News.    

Read more
Weekly activities at Burrswood

News: Weekly activities at Burrswood

14th March 2018

There is so much going on at Burrswood! Here are the activities that are happening next week. Guests can take advantage of the therapies and activities on offer during their stay - or day visitors are very welcome to attend as well. If you have any questions then do call reservations on 01892 865988 who will be able to give you  more information. Find out more about Wellbeing Activities here.  

Read more
Quiet Day - March 13th

Event: Quiet Day - March 13th

Venue: Burrswood Church of Christ the Healer
13th March 2018

Enjoying adventures with God - led by Jan Larcombe Spend time listening to God, considering your own journey with Christ and joining others in worship and prayer. There will be two short devotional talks to help guide your reflections. Quiet Days on Tuesdays normally run from 10.00am to 4.00pm. Bring your own picnic or book lunch in Burrswood café – please call 01892 865991. Hot and cold drinks will be available throughout the day. We would welcome a suggested donation of &pou...

Read more
Accessible Light Retreat

Event: Accessible Light Retreat

Venue: Church and Lady Chapel
3rd March 2018

For Christians who would like to receive prayer ministry and teaching about God. From 10am to 3pm Accessible Light retreat day with sacred space and prayer ministry, run by Rev'd Christine Spurway and her husband Martin Swindlehurst. An opportunity to find some space and time to strengthen your relationship with God. Let Him speak to you in the relaxing and peaceful surroundings of Burrswood. The day will be split into three sessions around God’s creation and how He sees us all as His...

Read more