What's on

  • Thursday, 14 December 2017 - 7:45pm - 9:45pm
    Essex Wildlife Trust
    Belfairs Woodland Centre, Eastwood Road North, Southend-on-Sea, Leigh-on-Sea SS9 4LR: Illustrated talk by Essex Wildlife Trust's Shoebury Ranger, Andrew Armstrong, about the Shoebury Old Ranges SSSI and the neighbouring Local Wildlife Site,...
  • Friday, 15 December 2017 - 9:30am - 11:30am
    Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust
    Woolley Firs Environmental Education Centre: Come along to our parent and toddler group. A great opportunity each month for you and your pre-school little ones to have fun in natural surroundings. Each session will include activities such as bug-...
  • Friday, 15 December 2017 - 9:30am - 11:30am
    Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust
    Sutton Courtenay Environmental Education Centre, nr Didcot: An opportunity for your pre-school little ones to interact with and learn from nature. Come along for an outdoor nature play, games, stories and craft on our wild and wonderful nature...
  • Friday, 15 December 2017 - 10:30am - 12:00pm
    Hampshire and IOW Wildlife Trust
    Blashford Lakes Centre, Ellingham Drove: Fortnightly guided walks for people with little ones.
  • Friday, 15 December 2017 - 10:30am - 12:00pm
    Staffordshire Wildlife Trust
    The Wolseley Centre:
  • Friday, 15 December 2017 - 10:30am - 12:00pm
    Warwickshire Wildlife Trust
    The Parkridge Centre, Brueton Park:
  • Friday, 15 December 2017 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Staffordshire Wildlife Trust
    Westport Lake Visitor Centre:
  • Friday, 15 December 2017 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Devon Wildlife Trust
    Cricklepit Mill, Commercial Road: Join Devon Wildlife Trust at a special free milling event, celebrating the Heritage Lottery Fund who provided the funds for the restoration of our historical mill.
  • Friday, 15 December 2017 - 11:00am - 2:30pm
    Hampshire and IOW Wildlife Trust
    Blashford Lakes Education Centre, Ellingham Drove,: Weekly sessions seeking to use the natural environment to promote adult health and wellbeing.
  • Friday, 15 December 2017 - 10:00am - 3:00pm
    Sheffield and Rotherham Wildlife Trust
    Woodhouse Washlands Nature Reserve: Community Work Days at Woodhouse Washlands, come along and join in!
  • Friday, 15 December 2017 - 1:30pm - 3:00pm
    Warwickshire Wildlife Trust
    The Parkridge Centre, Brueton Park:
  • Friday, 15 December 2017 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm
    Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust
    Catholic Church Hall, Cinder Hill, Coleford: An informal evening to relax and socialise. Anyone with any items of interest, stories or some slides/digital images are invited to share/show them, please just bring them along on the night, don't...
  • Friday, 15 December 2017 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm
    Derbyshire Wildlife Trust
    St Margaret Clitherow Church, Hall Farm Road, Duffield: “Nature on the Brink”
  • Friday, 15 December 2017 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm
    Hampshire and IOW Wildlife Trust
    St Faith's Church: A talk about our local Nature Reserve followed by our annual festive quiz!
  • Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 9:30am - 10:30am
    Essex Wildlife Trust
    Eastwood Road North: Come and meet Santa at Belfairs Woodland Centre
  • Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Hampshire and IOW Wildlife Trust
    Grange Farm, Little Woodham Lane: Gosport Wildgrounds - Fun wildlife-themed and outdoor activities for children aged 5-15 years.
  • Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Hampshire and IOW Wildlife Trust
    Winnall Moors Nature Reserve: Fun wildlife-themed and outdoor activities for children aged 5-15 years
  • Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Hampshire and IOW Wildlife Trust
    Cumberland House Natural History Museum, Southsea, PO4 9RF: Fun summer activities.
  • Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Derbyshire Wildlife Trust
    Hope Cement Construction Works Soical Club: Come and join us (and our special guest) for our special Christmas Family Forest School sessions at Hope
  • Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
    Essex Wildlife Trust
    Eastwood Road North: Come and meet Santa at Belfairs Woodland Centre
  • Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Essex Wildlife Trust
    Thurrock Thameside Nature Park: Join us for a festive celebration! Free parking and free entry to our Christmas Market. Stalls will include; face painting, traditional sweets, Usbourne books and Hawke optics. Also the chance to meet Father...
  • Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust
    Idle Valley Nature Reserve: We meet on the third Saturday of the month. If you’re 8 to 13 years old, why not join us to find out more about the natural world at one of our free events! Remember to come dressed for the weather! No need to book. Free...
  • Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 10:15am - 12:15pm
    Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust
    Skylarks: Join us as we explore Skylarks Nature Reserve and make some natural Christmas decorations to take home. Suitable for children aged 4 and over. All children must be accompanied by an adult. To book, visit www.nottinghamshirewildlife.org/...
  • Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 10:00am - 12:30pm
    Cheshire Wildlife Trust
    Moore Nature Reserve:
  • Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 11:00am - 1:00pm
    Kent Wildlife Trust
    Sevenoaks Wildlife Reserve and Jeffery Harrison Visitor Centre: Visit Santa in his unique Bird Hide Christmas Grotto.
  • Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 10:30am - 1:00pm
    Hampshire and IOW Wildlife Trust
    Swanwick: A morning of festive fun in the woods for all the family
  • Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 12:30pm - 1:30pm
    Essex Wildlife Trust
    Eastwood Road North: Come and meet Santa at Belfairs Woodland Centre
  • Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 10:00am - 3:00pm
    Essex Wildlife Trust
    Hanningfield Reservoir Visitor Centre, Hawkswood Road, Downham, CM11 1WT: Santa in the Woods
  • Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 11:00am - 3:00pm
    Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust
    Various: We are joining participating National Lottery funded visitor attractions across the UK in saying ‘thanks’ to people who have raised money for good causes by buying a lottery ticket. As a small gesture of appreciation to everyone to plays...
  • Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 10:30am - 3:00pm
    Northumberland Wildlife Trust
    Northumberlandia:
  • Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
    Essex Wildlife Trust
    Eastwood Road North: Come and meet Santa at Belfairs Woodland Centre
  • Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 11:00am - 3:00pm
    Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust
    Far Ings Education and Visitor Centre: Drop into the visitor centre to have a go at making some sparkly seasonal decorations. Everyone is welcome. Also to say thank you to all National Lottery players for the funding we have received we are...
  • Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 11:00am - 3:00pm
    Kent Wildlife Trust
    Tyland Barn: Come to Tyland Barn and visit Santa in his woodland themed grotto.
  • Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 12:00pm - 3:00pm
    Essex Wildlife Trust
    Langdon Visitor Centre: Visit the magical world of Christmas at The Haven. See the elves workshop and the reindeer's stable (sorry, no real elves or reindeer!) then meet Santa and receive a gift. £5 per child, pre-booking essential.
  • Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 11:00am - 3:00pm
    London Wildlife Trust
    Centre for Wildlife Gardening: Join us at the Centre for Wildlife Gardening for fun, family friendly activities and learn all about hedgehogs.
  • Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 10:00am - 3:00pm
    Essex Wildlife Trust
    Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre: A afternoon of fun on the reserve for all the family.
  • Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 12:00pm - 3:00pm
    Shropshire Wildlife Trust
    The Hollies nature reserve: Help our warden collect holly from the ancient trees on the edge of The Stiperstones.
  • Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Hampshire and IOW Wildlife Trust
    Testwood Lakes Education Centre, Brunel Road: Fun outdoor activities for children aged 5-15 and their parents or carers
  • Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
    Essex Wildlife Trust
    Tiptree Heath Nature Reserve, Maldon Rd, Tiptree, Colchester CO5 0PT:
  • Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Manx Wildlife Trust
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  • Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 10:30am - 4:00pm
    Essex Wildlife Trust
    Bedfords Park Visitor Centre: With so much work to do at this busy time of year, Santa needs some extra help in spreading Christmas cheer. So bring your little helpers to craft with Santa's elves and they will get to meet Santa for themselves!...
  • Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 12:00pm - 4:00pm
    Essex Wildlife Trust
    Langdon Visitor Centre: Drop in throughout the afternoon for some festive craft activities. £3 per child (max 2 crafts). Drop in event, no need to book in advance. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
  • Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 3:30pm - 4:30pm
    Essex Wildlife Trust
    Eastwood Road North: Come and meet Santa at Belfairs Woodland Centre
  • Sunday, 17 December 2017 - 9:30am - 10:30am
    Essex Wildlife Trust
    Eastwood Road North: Come and meet Santa at Belfairs Woodland Centre
  • Sunday, 17 December 2017 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
    The Wildlife Trust for Lancashire, Manchester and North Merseyside
    Clifton Drive North: Come along and discover the wonders of Lytham St Annes Local Nature Reserve at this FREE guided walk.
  • Sunday, 17 December 2017 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust
    Various: Our exciting nature club for kids from around 6 to 14 years old, with monthly meetings based in the Coningsby area.
  • Sunday, 17 December 2017 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Yorkshire Wildlife Trust
    Filey Beach: Join our Waves of Waste Co-ordinators as they give Filey beach a thorough tidy up to protect marine wildlife. Wear stout footwear, dress for the weather and bring work gloves if you have them.
  • Sunday, 17 December 2017 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
    Essex Wildlife Trust
    Eastwood Road North: Come and meet Santa at Belfairs Woodland Centre
  • Sunday, 17 December 2017 - 9:30am - 12:30pm
    Suffolk Wildlife Trust
    : Come along and spend a few hours doing some practical conservation work.
  • Sunday, 17 December 2017 - 10:30am - 12:30pm
    Suffolk Wildlife Trust
    Bridge Woods: Home and hibernation. Learn about animals that hibernate and make the woods their home.