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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 »
Ladies... a fortnightly event just for you. No men involved Join our expert guide Liz in this friendly group at Fingrinhoe Wick Nature Reserve, Colchester aimed at ladies who would like to learn a new or improve on their birding knowledge. Please wear suitable clothes for the weather (we’ll go out rain or shine!) andFind 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 »
We look forward to welcoming you to our #RethinkMentalIllnessSupportTogetherSouthend group meeting 7-9pm at Balmoral Community Centre, Salisbury Ave, Southend-on-Sea, Westcliff-on-Sea, SS0 7AU. No need to book, all welcome. Refreshments will be provided. The #SupportTogetherSouthend group is established to support #RethinkMentalIllness’s mission: to lead the way to a better quality of life for everyone affected byFind out more »
A talk by Peter Dwyer, organised by the Basildon Natural history society. Non-members welcome. Ample parking space. Refreshments available at a small chargeFind out more »
The Turtle Dove is a critically endangered bird. Emma Stobart from the RSPB will tell us more about the bird, and how the charity is working with farmers in the Halstead area to try and reverse the decline. This event is organised by the Maldon and South woodhamEWT Group in conjunction with the RSPB.Find out more »