Please note: The events in Essex featured are all third party events: Healthy Life Essex is not normally directly involved in organising or running any of these events. As events may be cancelled or details changed without us being informed, please always clarify details with the organiser / contact listed. Healthy Life Essex cannot accept responsibility for incorrect information shown on our events listings.
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Sessions are weekly on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. These sessions can change, please contact the Ranger Josh Childs before to confirm. Activities include removal of invasive species, fencing, litter picking, path clearance, pond maintenance, coppicing, hedge laying and more. Work parties may not be close to a bathroom.Find out more »
Scope’s Local People Programme Get Together Meeting in South Ockendon Scope’s Local People Programme - For disabled people aged 12-65 in Thurrock (with any physical or mental illness, impairment or additional needs) - And unpaid carers of those people. (Including parent-carers of children aged 0-11) - And or close family members Some Funding Available WhereFind out more »
Come along and discover which creature live in the depths of our ponds. Advance booking essentialFind out more »
Drop-in and complete the trail to learn all about different animals' homes and habitats. Find out about where different animals make their homes, and see if you can match them to the correct habitat. When you've finished the trail, return to the centre to collect your reward!Find out more »
Make sure the birds in your garden are well fed! Come and make a bird feeder to take home with you. This is a drop-in event - no need to book. Children must be accompanied by an adult.Find out more »
Come and get crazy with clay! Make crafty creations to take home. This is a drop-in event: no need to book. Children must be accompanied by an adult.Find out more »
This event is organised by the Chelmsford EWT local group. Darren Tansley, EWT River Catchment Coordinator, shines a light from the 1500s to the present day on the changing fortunes, folklore and ecology of these animals and their prey. From the tiny weasel to the elegant pine marten, we'll uncover new information and discoveries fromFind out more »
This event is organised by the Colchester EWT Local Group. Enjoy a talk present by Wildlife Photographer for Essex Wildlife Trust Sean DixonFind out more »
This event is organised by the Brentwood & Billericay EWT Local Group Neil Phillips presents an intimate look at some of the iconic species which proliferate in the south of our countyFind out more »