It would be good if for our first meeting we could have all the children attend and be given something interesting to do, so that the parents can attend the meeting and concentrate, it would be good for the kids to meet each other and the adults to meet all the kids.
If we were to use the Pirate Castle, they may be able to take the kids on a guided canal boat trip, or something with canoes, but the canoes may exclude the younger kids.
Maybe the canal boat can take the kids up to the zoo for a visit there?
Canal boats go slow and may not be enough to maintain children's attention, this needs to be taken into account to keep them occupied and want to attend.
It's important that the estate parents get the opportunity to attend and participate in the TRA