The Forest of Bowland offers lots of opportunities for field visits and outdoor education, in some great locations. As with any visit, schools and groups will need to make sure they follow the right procedures in order to make their visit as safe and enjoyable as possible.
For advice and information regarding school visits in Lancashire and North Yorkshire go to:
For advice and information about farm visits, you may find the following publications useful:
HSE Information Sheet: advice to farmers and teachers
E Coli fact sheet
HSE Information Sheet: advice on carriage of passengers on farm trailers
HSE Information Sheet: common zoonoses in agriculture
Code of Practice