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About Our Organisation

Lindley Educational Trust, based in the Derbyshire Peak District’  is a nationally renowned and respected provider of outdoor learning.  Established in 1965, the Trust has and continues to make a significant contribution to the development and impact of high quality outdoor learning through its well established team and its innovative schoolsyouthapprentice and graduate personal development programmes.

Aims & Vision

The Trust’s vision is of a society where all young people discover and seek to realise their potential.


Good governance plays a key role in the success of the Trust and the high standards of excellence.


Lindley Educational Trust’s roots are in the mid 1960’s and has sought to benefit young people using outdoor activities.


Lindley Educational Trust is a values driven charity, seeking to develop close and productive working relationships.

Keeping You Up To Date

What does quality Outdoor Learning look like?

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Engaging Imagination and Creativity

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Academic Achievement vs Well-Being

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Young People are great at coping with uncertainty

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We now live in a world of constant and rapid change. Emails, 24 hour news channels, social media, the [...]