Wild Weekend at Walthamstow Wetlands

Date / Time
Start date: 
Sun, 2019-08-25 10:00 - 15:00
Time details: 
Sessions run 10am-12pm and 1pm-3pm.

Come for a day all about butterflies at Walthamstow Wetlands. Come and learn some fascinating butterfly facts, enjoy butterfly themed craft activities and go on a butterfly walk around the site with the London Wildlife Trust.

All are welcome to this free event. Children will need to be accompanied.

Booking details
Booking required?: 
No
Admission charge: 
No
Audience: 
Families
Contact name: 
Fiona McGain
Contact number: 
0208 496 2115
Fully booked: 
No
Cancelled: 
No
BBC
Include in BBC: 
No
Category: 
Outdoors & Adventure
Project ID: 
Get Inspired
Suitable for
Suitable for: Any age: 
Yes
Suitable for: 0-4: 
Yes
Suitable for: 5-6: 
Yes
Suitable for: 7-10: 
Yes
Suitable for: 11-13: 
Yes
Suitable for: 14-15: 
No
Suitable for: 16-17: 
No
Suitable for: 18+: 
No
Other details
Mobility: 
People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance
Wheelchair: 
Wheelchair users please contact organiser in advance
Dogs: 
Yes - Assistance dogs only
Location
Location reference: 
169537
Trust: 
London Wildlife Trust
Meeting place: 
Turbine Room in the Marine Engine House
Address
Location: 
Walthamstow Wetlands
County: 
England
Postcode: 
N17 9NH
Town: 
London

Holiday Activity Day at Walthamstow Wetlands

Date / Time
Start date: 
Mon, 2019-08-19 10:00 - 15:00
Tue, 2019-08-20 10:00 - 15:00
Time details: 
Sessions run 10am-12pm and 1pm to 3pm.
Summary: 
Drop in family holiday activities at Walthamstow Wetlands.

Come and learn about the history of engineering here at Walthamstow Wetlands and have a go at some engineering challenges. Enjoy hands-on challenges and arts and crafts with the London Wildlife Trust and explore the history of this important site.

All are welcome to this free event. Children will need to be accompanied.

Image credit: Geologists Association 

Booking details
Booking required?: 
No
Admission charge: 
No
Audience: 
Families
Contact name: 
Fiona McGain
Contact number: 
0208 496 2115
Fully booked: 
No
Cancelled: 
No
BBC
Include in BBC: 
No
Category: 
Outdoors & Adventure
Project ID: 
Get Inspired
Suitable for
Suitable for: Any age: 
Yes
Suitable for: 0-4: 
Yes
Suitable for: 5-6: 
Yes
Suitable for: 7-10: 
Yes
Suitable for: 11-13: 
Yes
Suitable for: 14-15: 
No
Suitable for: 16-17: 
No
Suitable for: 18+: 
No
Other details
Mobility: 
People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance
Wheelchair: 
Wheelchair users please contact organiser in advance
Dogs: 
Yes - Assistance dogs only
Location
Location reference: 
169537
Trust: 
London Wildlife Trust
Meeting place: 
Turbine Room in the Marine Engine House
Address
Location: 
Walthamstow Wetlands
County: 
England
Postcode: 
N17 9NH
Town: 
London

Holiday Activity Day at Walthamstow Wetlands

Date / Time
Start date: 
Mon, 2019-08-12 13:00 - 15:00
Tue, 2019-08-13 13:00 - 15:00
Time details: 
Afternoon session only - 1pm to 3pm
Summary: 
Drop in family holiday activities at Walthamstow Wetlands.

The ponds at Walthamstow Wetlands are full of fascinating wildlife to investigate. Come and learn all about the animals that live in them and their life-cycles with the London Wildlife Trust. We will be doing pond-dipping and craft activities in the Outdoor Classroom between 1-3pm only today.

All are welcome to this free event. Children will need to be accompanied.

Booking details
Booking required?: 
No
Admission charge: 
No
Audience: 
Families
Contact name: 
Fiona McGain
Contact number: 
0208 496 2115
Fully booked: 
No
Cancelled: 
No
BBC
Include in BBC: 
No
Category: 
Outdoors & Adventure
Project ID: 
Get Inspired
Suitable for
Suitable for: Any age: 
Yes
Suitable for: 0-4: 
Yes
Suitable for: 5-6: 
Yes
Suitable for: 7-10: 
Yes
Suitable for: 11-13: 
Yes
Suitable for: 14-15: 
No
Suitable for: 16-17: 
No
Suitable for: 18+: 
No
Other details
Mobility: 
People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance
Wheelchair: 
Wheelchair users please contact organiser in advance
Dogs: 
Yes - Assistance dogs only
Location
Location reference: 
169537
Trust: 
London Wildlife Trust
Meeting place: 
In the Outdoor Classroom Area next to the Marine Engine House.
Address
Location: 
Walthamstow Wetlands
County: 
England
Postcode: 
N17 9NH
Town: 
London

Holiday Activity Day at Walthamstow Wetlands

Date / Time
Start date: 
Mon, 2019-08-05 10:00 - 15:00
Tue, 2019-08-06 10:00 - 15:00
Time details: 
Sessions run 10am - 12pm and 1pm - 3pm.

Join the London Wildlife Trust for a day all about spiders at Walthamstow Wetlands. Get involved in spider crafts, look for spiders in our outdoor classroom area, listen to spider stories and practise your spider identification skills.

All are welcome to this free event. Children will need to be accompanied.

Image credit: Magnus Andersson

Booking details
Booking required?: 
No
Admission charge: 
No
Audience: 
Families
Contact name: 
Fiona McGain
Contact number: 
0208 496 2115
Fully booked: 
No
Cancelled: 
No
BBC
Include in BBC: 
No
Category: 
Outdoors & Adventure
Project ID: 
Get Inspired
Suitable for
Suitable for: Any age: 
Yes
Suitable for: 0-4: 
Yes
Suitable for: 5-6: 
Yes
Suitable for: 7-10: 
Yes
Suitable for: 11-13: 
Yes
Suitable for: 14-15: 
No
Suitable for: 16-17: 
No
Suitable for: 18+: 
No
Other details
Mobility: 
People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance
Wheelchair: 
Wheelchair users please contact organiser in advance
Dogs: 
Yes - Assistance dogs only
Location
Location reference: 
169537
Trust: 
London Wildlife Trust
Meeting place: 
Turbine Room in the Marine Engine House
Address
Location: 
Walthamstow Wetlands
County: 
England
Postcode: 
N17 9NH
Town: 
London

Wildlife Festival - Snorkel Safari

Date / Time
Start date: 
Mon, 2019-08-26 14:00 - 15:00
Summary: 
Get truly up close and personal with our marine life by joining a 30 minute snorkel safari.

Meet at the Nunnery car park 1.45pm

Please let us know in advance if you need wetsuits and snorkels

Snorkellers must be age 12+

£10 / £8 AWT members 

Booking details
Booking required?: 
Yes
Admission charge: 
Yes
Audience: 
Adults
Contact number: 
01481822935
Contact email: 
admin@alderneywildlife.org
Fully booked: 
No
Cancelled: 
No
BBC
Include in BBC: 
No
Category: 
Outdoors & Adventure
Project ID: 
Get Inspired
Suitable for
Suitable for: Any age: 
No
Suitable for: 0-4: 
No
Suitable for: 5-6: 
No
Suitable for: 7-10: 
No
Suitable for: 11-13: 
Yes
Suitable for: 14-15: 
Yes
Suitable for: 16-17: 
Yes
Suitable for: 18+: 
Yes
Other details
Mobility: 
Not suitable for people with limited mobility
Wheelchair: 
Not suitable for wheelchair users
What to bring?: 
Snorkel and wetsuit/fins if you have them and a towel for getting warm afterwards!
Location
Location reference: 
83146
Trust: 
Alderney Wildlife Trust

Wildlife Festival - Rockpooling

Date / Time
Start date: 
Mon, 2019-08-26 10:00 - 12:00
Summary: 
Dip in the pools for a rockpooling session in Longis. You could even help contribute to our citizen science project Shoresearch by doing a timed species count! Meet Raz causeway
Booking details
Booking required?: 
No
Admission charge: 
No
Audience: 
All
Contact number: 
01481822935
Contact email: 
admin@alderneywildlife.org
Fully booked: 
No
Cancelled: 
No
BBC
Include in BBC: 
No
Category: 
Outdoors & Adventure
Project ID: 
Get Inspired
Suitable for
Suitable for: Any age: 
Yes
Suitable for: 0-4: 
No
Suitable for: 5-6: 
No
Suitable for: 7-10: 
No
Suitable for: 11-13: 
No
Suitable for: 14-15: 
No
Suitable for: 16-17: 
No
Suitable for: 18+: 
No
Other details
Mobility: 
People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance
Wheelchair: 
Not suitable for wheelchair users
What to bring?: 
We will have nets - we don't recommend buckets as creatures can easily overheat and die if carried for long periods
Location
Trust: 
Alderney Wildlife Trust

Avian antics with Miranda Krestovnikoff

Date / Time
Start date: 
Fri, 2019-08-23 19:00 - 20:00
Summary: 
RSPB president and AWT patron, Miranda, shares her love for birds with stories of how she entices them into her garden as well as some behind the scenes anecdotes from recent filming trips.

Adults £5, children £2.50. AWT members adults £2.50 children free

Booking details
Booking required?: 
Yes
Admission charge: 
Yes
Audience: 
All
Contact number: 
01481822935
Contact email: 
admin@alderneywildlife.org
Fully booked: 
No
Cancelled: 
No
BBC
Include in BBC: 
No
Category: 
Outdoors & Adventure
Project ID: 
Get Inspired
Suitable for
Suitable for: Any age: 
Yes
Suitable for: 0-4: 
No
Suitable for: 5-6: 
No
Suitable for: 7-10: 
No
Suitable for: 11-13: 
No
Suitable for: 14-15: 
No
Suitable for: 16-17: 
No
Suitable for: 18+: 
No
Other details
Mobility: 
Suitable for people with limited mobility
Wheelchair: 
Suitable for wheelchair users
Location
Trust: 
Alderney Wildlife Trust

Alderney Fayre

Date / Time
Start date: 
Sun, 2019-08-25 12:00 - 17:00
Summary: 
Loads of fun activities all afternoon for the whole family!

On the day there will be loads to do including:

-Local stall holders and crafts
-Live music
-Bar
-BBQ food
-Cream Teas
-Kids smoothie bike
-Games
-Obstacle course
-Wildlife discovery area

There's no charge for stalls, get in touch if you would like one or if you could volunteer on the day.
 

Booking details
Booking required?: 
No
Admission charge: 
No
Audience: 
All
Contact name: 
Lindsay
Contact number: 
01481822935
Contact email: 
admin@alderneywildlife.org
Fully booked: 
No
Cancelled: 
No
BBC
Include in BBC: 
No
Category: 
Outdoors & Adventure
Project ID: 
Get Inspired
Suitable for
Suitable for: Any age: 
Yes
Suitable for: 0-4: 
No
Suitable for: 5-6: 
No
Suitable for: 7-10: 
No
Suitable for: 11-13: 
No
Suitable for: 14-15: 
No
Suitable for: 16-17: 
No
Suitable for: 18+: 
No
Other details
Mobility: 
Suitable for people with limited mobility
Wheelchair: 
Suitable for wheelchair users
Location
Trust: 
Alderney Wildlife Trust

Wildlife Festival - Kayaking

Date / Time
Start date: 
Fri, 2019-08-23 10:30 - 13:30
Time details: 
Kayaking session last 1h30 each
Summary: 
Explore the caves and coastline around Longis on a kayak trip led by our expert ecologists. Each session is about 90 minutes

Sessions at 10am, 11.30am and 1pm

Adults £20, children £16. 20% discount for AWT members

Meet Nunnery beach car park  

Booking details
Booking required?: 
Yes
Admission charge: 
Yes
Audience: 
All
Contact name: 
Claire
Contact number: 
01481822935
Contact email: 
admin@alderneywildlife.org
Fully booked: 
No
Cancelled: 
No
BBC
Include in BBC: 
No
Category: 
Outdoors & Adventure
Project ID: 
Get Inspired
Suitable for
Suitable for: Any age: 
No
Suitable for: 0-4: 
No
Suitable for: 5-6: 
No
Suitable for: 7-10: 
No
Suitable for: 11-13: 
Yes
Suitable for: 14-15: 
Yes
Suitable for: 16-17: 
Yes
Suitable for: 18+: 
Yes
Other details
Mobility: 
Not suitable for people with limited mobility
Wheelchair: 
Not suitable for wheelchair users
What to bring?: 
Sun cream, water and clothes you don't mind getting wet!
Location
Location reference: 
83146
Trust: 
Alderney Wildlife Trust

Wildlife Festival - scavenger hunt

Date / Time
Start date: 
Sat, 2019-08-24 10:00 - 12:00
Summary: 
How quickly can you complete our scavenger hunt! Leaving from the AWT Office, there’s a prize for the first to solve all our wildlife clues (you won’t need a car to take part)
Booking details
Booking required?: 
No
Admission charge: 
No
Audience: 
All
Contact name: 
Claire
Contact number: 
01481822935
Contact email: 
admin@alderneywildlife.org
Fully booked: 
No
Cancelled: 
No
BBC
Include in BBC: 
No
Category: 
Outdoors & Adventure
Project ID: 
Get Inspired
Suitable for
Suitable for: Any age: 
Yes
Suitable for: 0-4: 
No
Suitable for: 5-6: 
No
Suitable for: 7-10: 
No
Suitable for: 11-13: 
No
Suitable for: 14-15: 
No
Suitable for: 16-17: 
No
Suitable for: 18+: 
No
Other details
Mobility: 
People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance
Wheelchair: 
Wheelchair users please contact organiser in advance
Location
Trust: 
Alderney Wildlife Trust
Meeting place: 
AWT Office, 48 Victoria Street