Watch Membership

Wildlife Watch is the junior branch of The Wildlife Trusts and the UK’s leading environmental action club for children (aimed at 6-12 year olds).


Find out more about Wildlife Watch Membership.

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Pre-School Clubs

Pre-School ClubsPre-School Clubs

Bring your little ones to our relaxed and friendly pre-school clubs.

Our visitor centres offer a fantastic range of weekly and monthly sessions for pre-school children and their families. They are a superb opportunity for little ones to get outside and experience the natural world.

They are a great chance for parents to meet new people and experience the outdoors too. Please visit our What’s On page for more details.

Advance booking essential.

Pre-School Clubs

Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre - Colchester, CO2 0EU
Wednesday morning fortnightly sessions
Telephone: 01206 738172 Email:

Bedfords Park Visitor Centre - Romford, RM4 1QH
Wednesday morning fortnightly sessions
Telephone: 01708 748646 Email:

Belfairs Woodland Centre - Leigh on Sea, SS9 4LR
Thursday morning fortnightly sessions
Tel: 01702 477467 Email:

Chafford Gorges Visitor Centre - Thurrock, RM16 6RW 
Friday weekly sessions
Telephone: 01375 484016 Email:

Fingringhoe Wick Visitor Centre - Colchester, CO5 7DN
Friday weekly sessions
Telephone: 01206 729678 Email:

Hanningfield Reservoir Visitor Centre - Chelmsford, CM11 1WT
Tuesday morning fortnightly
Telephone: 01268 711001 Email:

Langdon Visitor Centre - Basildon, SS16 6EB 
Tuesdays and Wednesdays alternate weeks
Telephone: 01268 419103 Email:

Visit our What’s On page for more details.