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You really can make a difference to the wildlife in Essex! Our work to protect our local wildlife has never been more important.

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Russell Savory "Life Behind the Lens"

Wed 24 Oct, 19:30 - 22:30 at 
Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre

Russell Savory has been photographing and filming wildlife for over 20 years, his work being regularly featured on Spring and Autumnwatch and The One Show.

Book your tickets online or call the centre on 01708 520364

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What's on

Our visitor centres organise a regular programme of events and activities for adults and families. The Trust has fourteen Local Groups across the county that organise a programme of walks and talks for local members. Non-members are welcome at these events. Booking is essential for most centre events, so make sure you call or visit the centre in advance to avoid disappointment.

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  • Sun, 21/10/2018 - 10:00am - 12:00pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Langdon Visitor Centre

    A fun morning of indoor and outdoor activities for pre-school children. Suitable for 18 months up (under 18 months free when accompanying an older sibling). Booking essential.

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  • Sun, 21/10/2018 - 10:30am - 3:00pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Hanningfield Reservoir Visitor Centre, Hawkswood Road, Downham, CM11 1WT

    Collection of specimens followed by an identification session in education room

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  • Sun, 21/10/2018 - 10:00am - 3:00pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Hanningfield Reservoir Visitor Centre, Hawkswood Road, Downham, CM11 1WT

    Can you solve the spooky clues and track down the creepy creatures of Hanningfield Nature Reserve? Trail sheets £2 per child.

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    Halloween

  • Sun, 21/10/2018 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Langdon Visitor Centre

    Join us for this new activity where you'll learn some of the basics to start you gardening! This is an outside activity so be sure to come properly dressed for the weather.

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  • Sun, 21/10/2018 - 11:00am - 4:00pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Hanningfield Reservoir Visitor Centre, Hawkswood Road, Downham, CM11 1WT

    Come and look at our range of binoculars, telescopes, eyepieces, tripods and accessories. Expert advice is on hand to help you choose your ideal optics. 10% discount on all optics purchased on the day.

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    Optics

  • Sun, 21/10/2018 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Bedfords Park Visitor Centre

    September - March only. Forest school activities in the woods. Go bug hunting, build dens, balance on rope walks, make woodland crafts, use tools, create wild art, play woodland games and learn how to light fires. The only limit is your imagination! Ages 3+. Children must be accompanied by an adult. £6 per child. Advance booking essential.

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  • Mon, 22/10/2018 - 10:00am - 11:30am - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: The Naze Centre

    Arts and crafts morning with a dinosaur theme with plenty to make and do. Booking essential. £5 per child.

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  • Mon, 22/10/2018 - 10:00am - 12:00pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre

    Search for bones and discover whoooo the owls have been eating for dinner.

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  • Mon, 22/10/2018 - 10:00am - 12:00pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Hanningfield Reservoir Visitor Centre, Hawkswood Road, Downham, CM11 1WT

    Come and explore the nature reserve and hunt for all things creepy before it gets dark... For children aged 4-8 who must be accompanied by an adult. Suitable outdoor clothing necessary.

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    Halloween

  • Mon, 22/10/2018 - 10:00am - 12:30pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Tiptree Heath Reserve

    Come along to our Forest School sessions at Tiptree Heath Nature Reserve for the whole family!

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