The Education Centre was originally the drawing room of Lowther Lodge when it was a family home before becoming our Map Room for 90 years.
Today the Education Centre is a large, modern room with high quality audio visual equipment and an air handling system.
The Education Centre is a large versatile room which seats up to 100 for conferences and meetings.
Equipped with data and slide projection facilities, a PA system (with microphone) and an induction loop for the hard of hearing, the room is flexible and works well with lower numbers.
Two sets of doors lead to the adjoining hall which is used for refreshment breaks, and the Education Centre also opens on to the garden terrace.
Lecture theatre style 100
Cabaret style 70
We recommend the use of an audio-visual technician for complex presentations.
The Education Centre is large and airy, and seats up to 100 people for dinner. It opens onto the garden terrace and into the Main Hall.
Patrick talks about his journey from sizeable small islands to ever tinier islets in search of the special quality of island life. Do small islands have big lessons for us on the mainland?
8 January 2018
As our first cohort of 111 Scholars start their training programmes this term, we are delighted to receive approval from the Department for Education for a new round of Geography Teacher Training Scholarships for individuals starting their training in September 2018.
12 October 2017
An account of the achievements and adventures, in the 1840s, of three self-educated, young British naturalists who became outstanding explorers of the Amazon, the world’s greatest river and ecosystem.
12 October 2015
Wracked by war, famine and Islamic extremism, Somalia has long been a byword for disaster. James, a veteran reporter on Afghanistan, went to find out why – and what is being done to fix it.
16 February 2015
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