BCCV is currently working with 20 schools and approximately 12,000 children in some of Birmingham’s most socially and economically deprived communities.
History of the BCCV
The Birmingham Children’s Community Venture was established by a group of volunteer teachers in 1960 and as an independent Hostel since 1969.
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At The BrigHouse, we provide a wide range of outdoor activities for our children.
Compare the differences between the local rural landscape with more urban environments.
Investigate the various farming and agriculture methods that are used in the local area.
Study the local transport options especially the nearby ‘Watling Street’ (Roman Road).
Woodland Walks and Map Reading
Children participate in nearby woodland walks and study the various plants and trees.
The hostel is located in the grounds of Merevale Hall which is steeped in local history.
Many local attractions to visit like Bosworth Battle Field and Tamworth Castle.
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