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Meet The Team

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Jess Maiden 

Director & Wellness Warrior

Jess, here a Wellness Warrior. After many years working in the health sector as a qualified mental health nurse I witnessed first-hand what the great outdoors could do for the mind body and soul. My passion for the beauty of the land and its restorative benefits inspired me to create Wellness Woodlands. 

A place of tranquillity in a chaotic world.


Melvin the Melvinator

Land Manager

Here at Wellness Woodlands Mel is often found driving the tractor up and down keeping the grass nice and short for the lovely campers, He has a wide knowledge about wildlife and nature and has a background of agriculture and wild meadow management. We are very passionate about keeping areas wild to encourage the wildlife and insects and create natural habitats for them. Mel looks after the bell tent areas as well as all the other work that is involved on the land.


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Dan the Fisherman

Land Manager & Forest School Assistant  

Dan the assistant land worker and Forest School assistant, Dan is passionate about the great outdoors and is knowledgeable with trees and the maintenance of looking after them.

He has a keen interest in fish and fishing  and teaches us all about what's happening within the ponds.





Adgie the Beekeeper

Highley Bees

If you want to know about anything to do with bees, Adgie is your man. Here at Wellness Woodlands he not only can teach you all about bees and you can watch them in our bee area, but you can also purchase the amazing honey produced right here... Adgie also takes time throughout the summer to teach children here at the Wellness Woodlands using his inspection box, so children are able to get up close and personal to the bees making it a really special experience.


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Forest School Leader

Ceri, our incredible Forest School leader, brings a decade of expertise to the table. With a passion for the great outdoors, Ceri's is not only a qualified outdoor first aider but also holds DBS and child protection and safeguarding certificates. But that's not all! Ceri's friendly and fun-loving nature adds an extra spark to every outdoor adventure. With Ceri leading the way, you can expect unforgettable experiences and endless excitement in the great outdoors. 



Wedding Coordinator

Kim is our dedicated on-site Wedding Coordinator who is passionate about all things wedding-related. In addition to being a skilled Wedding Photographer, Kim brings a wealth of experience in event management to the table. Her primary goal is to bring your vision to life and ensure that your big day at Wellness Woodlands is executed flawlessly. With Kim by your side, you can rest assured that every aspect of your wedding will run seamlessly, allowing you to fully immerse yourself in the joyous moments.


Get in Touch

Wellness Woodlands 
Highley, Bridgnorth
Shropshire WV16 6HZ

Tel:  07805173072

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