Activities

Concord has a dedicated recreation team consisting of Art, Outdoor Education and Sports staff. They organise a wide range of activities for students to participate in after lessons and at the weekend, both on and off campus.   

The specialist staff organise and supervise the varied recreation programme which is suitable for all ages and abilities.

On-campus facilities include two large sports halls, squash courts, aerobics and weight training room, climbing wall, running track, indoor heated swimming pool, football pitches, volleyball courts, all weather basketball and tennis courts, high ropes course, art room, computer room and student common room. Activities that take place on site are free (inclusive of the course fee) and include arts and crafts, badminton, climbing, fitness, football, footgolf, high ropes, swimming, table tennis, tennis, trampoline and volleyball.

The ‘West End’ is a student social area, which includes an amphitheatre, disco, internet café, outdoor chess set, snack shop, table football and televisions.

The Performing Arts Centre has a large theatre/auditorium for live performances and a daily movie, music practice rooms, orchestra room and music technology suite.  

The Outdoor Education staff lead and supervise outdoor adventurous activities both on campus and off site. Activities on campus are free (inclusive of the course fee) and those off site incur a small deposit (*) to reserve a place. These activities include bush craft, canoeing, cycling, hill walking and rock climbing.

Activity

Location

Approximate Cost

Bush craft

Off site

£2*

Canoeing

Off site

£2*

Cycling

Off site

£2*

Hill Walking

Off site

£2*

Rock Climbing

Off site

£2*

Other off-campus activities are also organised, such as cinema and theatre visits, ten-pin bowling, ice-skating, laser quest, white water rafting, karting and paintballing. All activities are supervised by a member of staff at all times and incur additional costs.

Activity

Location

Approximate Cost

Cinema

Shrewsbury

£8

2 Hour Horse Riding Experience

Shropshire

£50

Ice Skating

Telford

£8

Karting

Shropshire

£15

Laser Quest    

Shrewsbury

£6

Paintballing

Shropshire

£25

Ten Pin Bowling

Shrewsbury

£5

White Water Rafting

Shropshire

£45

 

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