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A group of children from all over the UK have come together at an outward bound centre in the Lake District.
But what makes this holiday special is they all have one thing in common - each has lost a parent who was serving in the armed forces.
The charity, the Forces Children's Trust, has been set up to help those who are often overlooked when there are casualties and bereavements - the children of those who have died.
Andy Burn reports.
Bereaved children, who are spending the week at Howtown Outdoor Bound Centre with peers who have also lost a family member in the forces, say it is like being in a different world.
A group of children who have all lost parents on active duty spent a week together on an outward bound course in the Lake District.
The Forces Children's Trust is a charity which organises holidays to help children overcome loss and bereavement. The group spent a week at Howtown Outdoor Bound Centre on Ullswater.