Cockleshell Heroes

Experience the Heroes’ Journey of the legendary 1940’s Cockleshell Heroes.


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A full day of activities

Themed Team Building Day


Cockleshell heroes is an event re-creating the legend of the Cockleshell Heroes, an SOE squadron based in the Beaulieu area during the 1940s. Your team will enjoy a full day exploring heroic attitudes and what it means to be part of a fully fledged squad as part of this themed team building day.

The event draws inspiration from ‘The Heroes Journey,’ a story telling metaphor as powerful today as it has ever been. Whether your focus is on a specific element of team building or you just value a safe and fun day out, this themed team building day offers a great option for working together.

Cockleshell Heroes is a themed team building day in The New Forest.

What's Included?

Minimum 8 people per group.


  • We’ll begin with some background on the Cockleshell story
  • Next we’ll embark on a Canoe/Kayak trip up river to the first mission objective
  • Your team will be put through a number of tests to develop your skills
  • Then it’s on to the next objective… A full buffet lunch served by the riverside!
  • Afternoon activities will take place on the battlefield
  • Your team will learn what it takes to go into combat in a number of competitive strategy games
  • We’ll end by reflecting on the day and what we’ve learnt as a team
  • Optional extras include transport arrangements, overnight and conferencing facilities.

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As one of the #1 things to do in The New Forest, we’re confident that what we do is excellent and provides real value for money.

However, if for any reason we let you down, you’ll be eligible for our 100% satisfaction guarantee and we’ll refund you your money, no questions asked.

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