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The Local Group runs events on its reserves throughout the year, on Tuesday and Thursday mornings. New volunteers are always welcome, just bring yourself and something to drink and eat, and wear clothes and shoes that can afford to get muddy. Venue: Various sites throughout the Uttlesford area It is important that you check withFind out more »
This weekly pre-school group, held on alternate Tuesdays and Fridays at Hanningfield Nature Reserve, is for the under 5's. The session includes wildlife activities on the nature reserve, crafts and games in the centre. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Booking is essentialFind out more »
Join Dean Williams, the Ranger at Chafford Gorges Nature for weekly volunteering sessions. The work will also provide an opportunity for you to find rare plants and animals. Wear appropriate clothing. Steel toe-capped boots are useful for any heavy work. Tea, coffee and biscuits are provided, but please bring water and a packed lunch. ContactFind out more »
This work party groups meet every Tuesday, starting at 10.00am and finishing at 4.00pm. Work takes place at Blue House Farm and other local nature reserves. Bring work clothes, waterproofs etc. and packed lunch. Contact the warden in advance to confirm location and dates: 07903 004203Find out more »
An event specifically for carers, Suitable for carers with anxiety or those caring for someone with anxietyFind out more »
Come along to The Haven Older People's Community Hub in Westcliff on the 27th of November from 1.30pm to explore the myths and facts about colds and flu in a relaxed environment with a qualified nurse. Refreshments available. Contact Lin at Age Concern Southend to let us know you'd like to attend on 01702 345373.Find out more »
Weekly Tuesday afternoon work parties are organised by the Tiptree Heath Warden throughout the year, carrying out ongoing maintenance and access tasks in addition to the specific tasks carried out during the winter. Always call the warden if you wish to join in on a specific date to make sure that there will be aFind out more »