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Education Centre

The Education Centre is now open for school groups and organisations across Cambridgeshire.

To make a booking or for more information please

Waterbeach Education Centre
Waterbeach Education Centre

The Education Centre, based at Thalia in Waterbeach, is a brilliant resource to help schools and community groups to learn more about how to reduce, reuse and recycle and to see first hand what happens to your waste.

Visits to the Education Centre are completely free for schools, community groups and individuals.

On a trip to the Education Centre, you will:

  • see how recycling is separated
  • discover how we compost food and garden waste

The Education Centre has a qualified teaching staff and has been awarded the Council for Learning Outside the Classroom Quality Badge.

This is a national accreditation scheme which covers learning and safety in centres which provide educational services to schools.

The Education Centre produces a termly newsletter packed full of information and recycling tips.

Visit the Thalia website for more information.

Arrange a visit to the Education Centre

To arrange a visit or for more information please telephone Cambridgeshire County Council

on 07887 387977 or email