FSC | Field Studies Council

Field Studies Council: Bringing Environmental Understanding to All


“Excellent teaching. Always new information, even after years of attending.”

“Excellent en-suite accommodation. Great WiFi. Lovely setting in peaceful surroundings, but with access to all major routes.”

“Great location, lots of geology, great scenery, great accommodation and a friendly ambience.”

“FSC give good access to interesting areas alongside excellent tuition.”

“Thank you to all centre staff who made it such an enjoyable visit. Extremely helpful and cheerful kitchen staff!”
“Great venue, fantastic food”

“Good paced course with lots to see and do. Varied coverage of many natural history areas.”

“Kirsty (tutor) was outstanding, focussed, asked how we felt and gave options and put her all into the course.”

“The quality and amount of teaching probably couldn’t be matched anywhere else. Accommodation and food always excellent.”

“Great to see developments at the centre.”

“Beautiful setting, very nice staff, great rooms and equipment.”

“I’d always imagined field centres to be a bit Spartan – Preston Montford is really comfortable, the food and drink is really good and the staff are lovely!”

"The staff are always unfailingly cheerful and helpful. The atmosphere in the centre of nature always brings us back – 18 years and counting!!”

“Accommodation was very clean & comfortable. Catering was excellent – lots of choice. The areas around the buildings are beautiful with lots of wildlife. The photos on your website don’t do the place justice!”

“Fantastic course, great tutors, learnt loads.”

“Great tutors who explained things well and were really approachable.”