Spring Woodland Meditation Retreat – Fineshade Wood

Saturday 9 March 2019

FULL DAY COURSE: 10.30am – 3.45pm

As spring starts to appear, you are invited to join us in Fineshade Woods for a relaxing woodland retreat day. Guided meditations in a peaceful and tranquil setting will allow us to go into deepening peace and inner stillness.

Held in a beautiful converted stone barn, refreshments and lunch are available from the modern and friendly cafe on site.

Course Fees


Free to Centre Members and FP Students.
Please book in advance.

We regret we are unable to give refunds for cancellations within 24 hours of the event.

Course format

Each session comprises guided meditations and a teaching offering practical advice.

10.15-10.30am: Registration

10.30-11.30am: Session 1


12.15-1.15pm: Session 2

Lunch and free time for a walk

2.45-3.45pm: Session 3

Refreshments and light lunches are available in the modern and friendly Grounds Cafe on site.


Resident Teacher Kelsang Rak-ma who has over 17 years experience of teaching and practising meditation.

Venue & Parking

The Little Barn,
Top Lodge Visitor Centre,
Fineshade Wood,
Near Corby
NN17 3BB

Fineshade Wood is located just off the A43, halfway between Stamford and Corby. There are brown tourist signs leading up to the site.

For SatNavs the postcode is NN17 3BB.

The room and cafe are on the ground floor of the Top Lodge Visitor Centre. Both have full disabled access with no steps. There is a unisex accessible toilet in the main atrium and there are 5 dedicated disabled parking bays 60m from the entrance over level ground. Seating will be on chairs and no special clothing is required.

Parking Charges apply all year round to all visitors (including disabled badge holders)

  • £1.50 for 1 hour for cars, horseboxes, minibuses and motorcycles
  • £4.00 for over an hour for the above vehicles

Disabled parking is available (5 spaces).

Car parking charges are enforced on site. Payment by pay & display machines (cash only) or by phone using the PaySmarti system.

PLEASE NOTE: At peak times, particularly weekends, bank holidays and school holidays, the car parks fill up quickly and spaces are at a premium. Please take this into consideration when planning your journey.

Very enjoyable day.  So relaxing and inspiring. Great coffee and lunch at the Cafe too!


Thoroughly fantastic day


A wonderful experience. Looking forward to the next one


It was a lovely day