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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. Where 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 »
A fun morning of indoor and outdoor activities for pre-schoolers at Langdon Visitor Centre and Nature Reserve, suitable for 18 months upwards. Younger children may join older siblings. Do ensure warm clothing and appropriate footwear for outdoor and/or messy play Must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Booking is essential.Find out more »
This walk is part of the Walk Tall Scheme aimed at everyone who wishes to improve their health through walking. This walk starts at Labworth Car Park on Canvey Island and is a paved flat walk, very suitable for beginners, wheelchairs and buggies. Enjoy the wonderful fresh air and view across the estuary! Every Wednesday,Find out more »
Peaceful Place provides a free carers support group for those supporting people aged under 65 with dementia. This is a terrible disease and perhaps hardest when it attacks younger people. Come along for a chat, relax and share your journey. No booking required.Find out more »
Weekly preschool group for under 5's at Abberton Reservoir Centre during term time. Join us for a fun filled morning of wildlife adventures, crafts and stories. Children must be accompanied by an adult. ADVANCED BOOKING ESSENTIALFind out more »
This is a free event organised by the Brentwood and Billericay local EWT group, although normal entrance fees may apply. Enjoy a visit to Herts & Middlesex Wildlife Trust Reserve at Amwell to view wintering wildfowl and waders, possibly also bittern and smew. In the afternoon, enjoy a walk round RSPB Rye Meads. Please dressFind out more »