What's on

  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 6:00am - 8:00am
    Essex Wildlife Trust
    The Grange Farm Centre: Tune your ears to the wide variety of birdsong that makes up the dawn chorus while enjoying a walk around the reserve. Afterwards return to the Grange Farm Centre for a hot breakfast. Suitable for everybody - from beginners...
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 8:00am - 9:45am
    Alderney Wildlife Trust
    Burdenshot Road, Whitmoor Common: Join Duncan Thatcher, Thames Basin Heaths Warden, to explore the songs and calls of common Woodland and Heathland birds.
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 8:00am - 10:00am
    Essex Wildlife Trust
    Fingringhoe Wick Visitor Centre: There’s no need to get up at dawn to hear the birds singing at this time of year! Come and listen to the amazing variety of birdsong on the reserve and learn to identify a few songs yourself on this family event.
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 9:00am - 11:00am
    Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust
    Attenborough Nature Reserve: Join experts for a focused guided walk around the Reserve. You’ll be taught the skills you need to identify the butterflies, bees, dragonflies and other insects of Attenborough.
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 10:30am - 12:00pm
    Hampshire and IOW Wildlife Trust
    Testwood Lakes Cente, Brunel Road, Totton: Dads, bring your 2-5 year olds to explore in the safe woodlands and meadows of Testwood. Themed discovery activities in the outdoors and stories and crafts indoors.
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 9:00am - 12:00pm
    Wildlife Trust for Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire
    Lowick Lane, Aldwincle: Come for a morning working on Titchmarsh Nature Reserve
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Essex Wildlife Trust
    Hanningfield Reservoir Visitor Centre, Hawkswood Road, Downham, CM11 1WT: Fortnightly group for children that enjoy the outdoors, wildlife and getting their hands dirty. This event is for 8 - 11 year olds. £5 per child. Booking Essential...
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Wildlife Trust for Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire
    Lattersey Local Nature Reserve, New Road, Whittlesey, Nr Peterborough: A chance to meet Wildlife Trust staff and volunteers and learn more about Fenland’s oldest Local Nature Reserve.
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 10:00am - 1:00pm
    Essex Wildlife Trust
    Eastwood road North: Join our Woodland Ranger Ashley for a walk through the reserve to admire the beautiful wild flowers.
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 11:00am - 1:00pm
    Suffolk Wildlife Trust
    Lackford Lakes:
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 11:00am - 1:00pm
    Devon Wildlife Trust
    Wembury Marine Centre: Find out what lives in the stream at Wembury...
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 10:00am - 1:00pm
    Worcestershire Wildlife Trust
    Kinver Edge: Enjoy a guided walk with Ewan Chapman, National Trust Ranger.
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 10:00am - 1:00pm
    Derbyshire Wildlife Trust
    Derby Cathedral: See Derby Peregrines up close.
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Yorkshire Wildlife Trust
    Living Seas Centre, Flamborough: Get up close and personal with thousands of breeding seabirds on a guided boat trip around Flamborough's amazing sea cliffs.
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 10:00am - 2:00pm
    Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust
    Market Square, Aylesbury:
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 10:00am - 3:00pm
    Suffolk Wildlife Trust
    Lackford Lakes, Lackford: A more advanced Hedgehog Care course for those who have previously attended our very popular Basic Hedgehog Care workshops.
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
    Essex Wildlife Trust
    Hanningfield Reservoir Visitor Centre, Hawkswood Road, Downham, CM11 1WT: Fortnightly group for children that enjoy the outdoors, wildlife and getting their hands dirty. This event is for 12+ year olds. £5 per child. Booking Essential...
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 10:30am - 3:00pm
    Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust
    Wollaton: Come along and enjoy a safari In Wollaton with the Nottingham City Local Group.
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Hampshire and IOW Wildlife Trust
    Different places around Basingstoke – please call for directions: Fun wildlife-themed and outdoor activities for children aged 5-15 years.
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Hampshire and IOW Wildlife Trust
    Testwood Lakes Education Centre, Brunel Road, Totton: Fun wildlife-themed and outdoor activities for children aged 5-15 years at Testwood Lakes, under 8s must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Hampshire and IOW Wildlife Trust
    Testwood Lakes Education Centre, Brunel Road, Totton: A monthly club for 12-18 year olds to do practical conservation, bushcraft and wildlife identification. So get outside, learn new skills and improve your wildlife knowledge whilst having fun at...
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 10:00am - 4:00pm
    Wildlife Trust for Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire
    Flitwick Moor (& Folly Wood): Botany
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
    Gwent Wildlife Trust
    Magor Marsh Nature Reserve, Near Newport: A Family Fun Day discovering some of the curious creepy crawlies inhabiting our marsh.
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 10:00am - 4:00pm
    Warwickshire Wildlife Trust
    Kingsbury Water Park, Bodymoor Heath:
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust
    Gibraltar Point: Join our expert on a relaxing afternoon walk around the Reserve! May is a magical time of year.
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
    Yorkshire Wildlife Trust
    Spurn National Nature Reserve, Hull: Join us on a special tour of Spurn and the lighthouse. Travel in comfort along Spurn in our Unimog and get to the top of the lighthouse.
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 10:00am - 4:00pm
    Essex Wildlife Trust
    Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre: Get out and about on the nature reserve and reservoir to see what is about, let our expert help you with your basic identification.
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 9:30am - 4:00pm
    Essex Wildlife Trust
    Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre, Hornchurch Country Park, Squadrons Approach: Andy Webb will be exhibiting his wildlife images here at the visitor centre, many captured locally in Havering and Thurrock. Prints will be available to view and buy.
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 10:00am - 4:00pm
    London Wildlife Trust
    Woodberry Wetlands (via New River Path): Only by experiencing the outdoor world first hand can you learn how to exist comfortably within your natural environment. This introductory course is aimed at those who want to learn the fundamentals of...
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 9:30am - 4:00pm
    Essex Wildlife Trust
    Tollesbury Wick Nature Reserve, Tollesbury: The footpath around this reserve is exposed to the elements, bring: gloves, wellies/walking boots, appropriate outdoor clothing, and a packed lunch
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust
    Crickley Hill Country Park: Discover how to make your own nature reserve through wildlife gardening
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 10:00am - 4:00pm
    The Wildlife Trust for Lancashire, Manchester and North Merseyside
    Moneyclose Lane: Come along to Heysham Nature Reserve and learn how to willow weave.
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 10:00am - 4:00pm
    Essex Wildlife Trust
    Bedfords Park Visitor Centre: Pick up beautiful plants to create a haven for wildlife in your garden, and help us raise money for Essex Wildlife Trust.
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 10:00am - 4:30pm
    Cumbria Wildlife Trust
    Plumgarths: Join MARINElife and learn how to identify whales,dolphins and seabirds around the UK coastline together with how to report your sightings.
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 9:00am - 5:00pm
    Essex Wildlife Trust
    Fingringhoe Wick Visitor Centre & Nature Reserve: Images inspired by nature. Photographic exhibition.
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 10:00am - 5:00pm
    Ulster Wildlife
    Ballycastle Seafront:
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm
    Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust
    Mill Dene Garden: An English country garden with a difference. Enjoy a relaxing afternoon and piece of tea and cake in this beautiful garden, created by a couple who’s love for horticulture grew with the development of the garden.
  • Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Essex Wildlife Trust
    The Naze Education and Visitor Centre: Enjoy an evening guided walk at the Naze. The walk lasts about 2 hours but will be at a steady pace with regular stops to take in the beautiful scenery and views at the Naze. Please wear suitable footwear and...
  • Sunday, 29 May 2016
    Cheshire Wildlife Trust
    Moore Nature Reserve, Lapwing Lane:
  • Sunday, 29 May 2016 - 3:45am - 7:00am
    Essex Wildlife Trust
    Hanningfield Reservoir Visitor Centre, Hawkswood Road, Downham, CM11 1WT: Dawn chorus, bats, and breakfast.
  • Sunday, 29 May 2016 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
    London Wildlife Trust
    Woodberry Wetlands (via New River Path): Situated alongside the New River, a man-made aqueduct dating back to 1613, the reservoir is a location which has played a very important part in the development of London since the mid 19th century.
  • Sunday, 29 May 2016 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Essex Wildlife Trust
    The Naze Education and Visitor Centre: Get your family and friends together for this exciting 'wildlife themed' sandcastle competition at the Naze. There is no limit to the number of people for your team although the judge will take into...
  • Sunday, 29 May 2016 - 10:30am - 12:30pm
    Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust
    College Lake: Join staff and volunteers for a gentle walk around College Lake, taking in seasonal wildlife and learning about the management of the site. BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Age 11+
  • Sunday, 29 May 2016 - 10:30am - 12:30pm
    Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust
    Crookham Common: Join the BBOWT Seasonal Wardens to search for a bug hunt on Crookham Common.
  • Sunday, 29 May 2016 - 10:30am - 12:30pm
    Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust
    Homefield Wood: Join Peter Creed for a chance to see some of the orchids and other wild flowers at Homefield Wood, including military orchids, fly orchid, greater butterfly-orchid and twayblades.
  • Sunday, 29 May 2016 - 9:30am - 12:30pm
    Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust
    : Meet at the burial ground car park on Wysall Lane for a guided nature walk led by Neil Pinder and Mike Reid.
  • Sunday, 29 May 2016 - 9:30am - 1:00pm
    Derbyshire Wildlife Trust
    The Avenue Washlands: Join our volunteer team at The Avenue Washlands to care for one of our most important and award winning wetland reserves.
  • Sunday, 29 May 2016 - 10:30am - 1:00pm
    Worcestershire Wildlife Trust
    Piper's Hill:
  • Sunday, 29 May 2016 - 10:00am - 1:00pm
    Staffordshire Wildlife Trust
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  • Sunday, 29 May 2016 - 10:00am - 1:00pm
    Wildlife Trust for Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire
    Blow's Down Nature Reserve (the Paddocks):