Illustrated Talk: Birds of North-East Spain in Winter

Date / Time
Start date: 
Thu, 2019-02-21 19:45 - 21:45
Time details: 
Doors open 7.15pm
Summary: 
Illustrated talk presented by wildlife photographer Sean Dixon.

Venue: Shrub End Social Centre, Shrub End Road, Colchester CO3 4SA

Contact: Chris Davis 07941 350683

Booking details
Booking required?: 
No
Admission charge: 
Yes
Admission details: 
A donation of £3 per adult is requested
Audience: 
All
Contact name: 
Colchester Local Group
Contact number: 
07941 350683
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: 
Essex Wildlife Trust
Address
Location: 
Shrub End Social Centre, Shrub End Road, Colchester CO3 4SA

Warley Place Spring Bulb Spectacular

Date / Time
Start date: 
Sat, 2019-02-23 10:30 - 16:30
Sun, 2019-02-24 10:30 - 16:30
Sat, 2019-03-02 10:30 - 16:30
Sun, 2019-03-03 10:30 - 16:30
Sat, 2019-03-09 10:30 - 16:30
Sun, 2019-03-10 10:30 - 16:30
Sat, 2019-03-16 10:30 - 16:30
Sun, 2019-03-17 10:30 - 16:30
Sat, 2019-03-23 10:30 - 16:30
Sun, 2019-03-24 10:30 - 16:30
Sat, 2019-03-30 10:30 - 16:30
Sun, 2019-03-31 10:30 - 16:30
Sat, 2019-04-06 10:30 - 16:30
Sun, 2019-04-07 10:30 - 16:30
Summary: 
Warley Place with the daffodils, crocuses and snowdrops out is a spectacular sight to see, come along and let your eyes do the rest. Volunteers will be on hand, to answer questions about Ellen Willmott’s historic garden; whether it’s about the unique plants and trees or building remains. Guided walks are available on Saturdays only and start at 10.30am. Suggested donation £4. Larger parties please book in advance.

Venue: Warley Place (next to the Thatchers Arms), Great Warley Street, Brentwood, Essex. CM13 3HU

Contact: Mick Hedges
Tel: 01277 231367
Email: mick.hedges1@btinternet.com
 

Booking details
Booking required?: 
No
Admission charge: 
No
Audience: 
All
Contact name: 
Brentwood and Billericay Local Group
Contact number: 
01277 231367
Contact email: 
mick.hedges1@btinternet.com
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
Location reference: 
83387
Trust: 
Essex Wildlife Trust
Address
Location: 
Warley Place (next to the Thatchers Arms), Great Warley Street, Brentwood, Essex. CM13 3HU

Photography Course - Composition and Light

Date / Time
Start date: 
Sat, 2019-03-23 10:00 - 16:00
Tue, 2017-08-08 09:30 - 11:30
Fri, 2017-08-18 09:30 - 11:30
Tue, 2017-08-22 09:30 - 11:30
Fri, 2017-09-01 09:30 - 11:30
Mon, 2017-09-04 09:30 - 11:30
Sun, 2017-09-03 09:30 - 11:30
Sat, 2017-09-02 09:30 - 11:30
Summary: 
Happy with how your camera works but your photos still lack that certain 'something'? Looking at composition, lighting, subject matter and the arty side of photography. This one-day workshop with Daniel Bridge guides you to the best results from your camera.
Booking details
Booking required?: 
Yes
Admission charge: 
Yes
Admission details: 
£60 per person
Contact name: 
Essex Wildlife Trust
Contact number: 
01268 711001
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: 
No
Suitable for: 16-17: 
Yes
Suitable for: 18+: 
Yes
Other details
Mobility: 
People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance
Wheelchair: 
Wheelchair users please contact organiser in advance
Location
Location reference: 
83411
Trust: 
Essex Wildlife Trust
Address
Location: 
Hanningfield Reservoir Visitor Centre, Hawkswood Road, Downham, CM11 1WT
County: 
Essex
Postcode: 
CM11 1WT
Grid ref: 
TQ725 972
Town: 
Billericay

Signs of Spring Guided Walk

Date / Time
Start date: 
Sat, 2019-03-09 14:00 - 16:00
Tue, 2017-08-08 09:30 - 11:30
Fri, 2017-08-18 09:30 - 11:30
Tue, 2017-08-22 09:30 - 11:30
Fri, 2017-09-01 09:30 - 11:30
Mon, 2017-09-04 09:30 - 11:30
Sun, 2017-09-03 09:30 - 11:30
Sat, 2017-09-02 09:30 - 11:30
Summary: 
Join our Warden, Bill, for a guided walk around the reserve looking for the first stirrings of Spring. An informative and gentle stroll suitable for all abilities. Suitable for over 12 years old.
Booking details
Booking required?: 
Yes
Admission charge: 
Yes
Admission details: 
£5 per person
Contact name: 
Essex Wildlife Trust
Contact number: 
01268 711001
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: 
People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance
Wheelchair: 
Wheelchair users please contact organiser in advance
Location
Location reference: 
83411
Trust: 
Essex Wildlife Trust
Address
Location: 
Hanningfield Reservoir Visitor Centre, Hawkswood Road, Downham, CM11 1WT
County: 
Essex
Postcode: 
CM11 1WT
Grid ref: 
TQ725 972
Town: 
Billericay

Wizarding In The Woods

Date / Time
Start date: 
Fri, 2019-02-22 10:00 - 12:00
Tue, 2017-08-08 09:30 - 11:30
Fri, 2017-08-18 09:30 - 11:30
Tue, 2017-08-22 09:30 - 11:30
Fri, 2017-09-01 09:30 - 11:30
Mon, 2017-09-04 09:30 - 11:30
Sun, 2017-09-03 09:30 - 11:30
Sat, 2017-09-02 09:30 - 11:30
Summary: 
Can you create your own woodland wizard and make him a magical den? Have a go at mixing a potion and play some bewitching games. This event is for 4-8 year-olds who must be accompanied by an adult.
Booking details
Booking required?: 
Yes
Admission charge: 
Yes
Admission details: 
£6 per child
Audience: 
Children
Contact name: 
Essex Wildlife Trust
Contact number: 
01268 711001
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: 
Yes
Suitable for: 7-10: 
Yes
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
Location reference: 
83411
Trust: 
Essex Wildlife Trust
Address
Location: 
Hanningfield Reservoir Visitor Centre, Hawkswood Road, Downham, CM11 1WT
County: 
Essex
Postcode: 
CM11 1WT
Grid ref: 
TQ725 972
Town: 
Billericay

Illustrated Talk: South Essex Wildlife

Date / Time
Start date: 
Thu, 2019-02-21 20:00 - 22:00
Summary: 
Neil Phillips presents an intimate look at some of the iconic species which proliferate in the south of our county

Venue: Shenfield Parish Hall, 60 Hutton Road, Shenfield, CM15 8LB

Contact: John McLaughlin 01245 420188/ johnmclaughlin50@btinternet.com

Open to non-members

Booking details
Booking required?: 
No
Admission charge: 
Yes
Admission details: 
£2.50 donation requested
Audience: 
All
Contact name: 
Brentwood & Billericay Local Group
Contact number: 
01245 420188
Contact email: 
johnmclaughlin50@btinternet.com
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: 
Essex Wildlife Trust
Address
Location: 
Shenfield Parish Hall, 60 Hutton Rd., Shenfield CM15 8LB

Wildlife Walk: Rainham Marshes

Date / Time
Start date: 
Wed, 2019-02-13 10:00 - 15:00
Summary: 
An exploration of this outstanding Thames-side reserve to view wintering wildfowl, waders and raptors. Extension visit to East Tilbury

Venue: Rainham Marshes RSPB, New Tank Hill Rd (A1090) in Purfleet  RM19 1SZ

Contact: John McLaughlin 01245 420188/ johnmclaughlin50@btinternet.com

Booking details
Booking required?: 
No
Admission charge: 
No
Audience: 
All
Contact name: 
Brentwood & Billericay Local Group
Contact number: 
01245 420188
Contact email: 
johnmclaughlin50@btinternet.com
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: 
Essex Wildlife Trust
Address
Location: 
Rainham Marshes RSPB, New Tank Hill Rd (A1090) in Purfleet
Postcode: 
RM19 1SZ

Crazy Clay Creations

Date / Time
Start date: 
Thu, 2019-02-21 10:00 - 13:00
Tue, 2017-08-08 09:30 - 11:30
Fri, 2017-08-18 09:30 - 11:30
Tue, 2017-08-22 09:30 - 11:30
Fri, 2017-09-01 09:30 - 11:30
Mon, 2017-09-04 09:30 - 11:30
Sun, 2017-09-03 09:30 - 11:30
Sat, 2017-09-02 09:30 - 11:30
Summary: 
Come and get crazy with clay! Make crafty creations to take home. £3 per child. No need to book.
Booking details
Booking required?: 
No
Admission charge: 
Yes
Admission details: 
£3 per child
Audience: 
Children
Contact name: 
Essex Wildlife Trust
Contact number: 
01268 711001
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: 
Yes
Suitable for: 7-10: 
Yes
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
Location reference: 
83411
Trust: 
Essex Wildlife Trust
Address
Location: 
Hanningfield Reservoir Visitor Centre, Hawkswood Road, Downham, CM11 1WT
County: 
Essex
Postcode: 
CM11 1WT
Grid ref: 
TQ725 972
Town: 
Billericay

Photography - Know The Basics

Date / Time
Start date: 
Sun, 2019-01-27 10:00 - 16:00
Sat, 2019-02-23 10:00 - 16:00
Sat, 2019-06-29 10:00 - 16:00
Tue, 2017-08-22 09:30 - 11:30
Fri, 2017-09-01 09:30 - 11:30
Mon, 2017-09-04 09:30 - 11:30
Sun, 2017-09-03 09:30 - 11:30
Sat, 2017-09-02 09:30 - 11:30
Summary: 
Confused by aperture, shutter speed and ISO? Don't know your Program Mode from your White Balance? This one-day workshop with Daniel Bridge guides you through the basics of photography allowing you to take full control of your camera. Suitable for 16+
Booking details
Booking required?: 
Yes
Admission charge: 
Yes
Admission details: 
£60 per person
Contact name: 
Essex Wildlife Trust
Contact number: 
01268 711001
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: 
No
Suitable for: 16-17: 
Yes
Suitable for: 18+: 
Yes
Other details
Mobility: 
People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance
Wheelchair: 
Wheelchair users please contact organiser in advance
Location
Location reference: 
83411
Trust: 
Essex Wildlife Trust
Address
Location: 
Hanningfield Reservoir Visitor Centre, Hawkswood Road, Downham, CM11 1WT
County: 
Essex
Postcode: 
CM11 1WT
Grid ref: 
TQ725 972
Town: 
Billericay

Early Years Foundation Stage Forest Skills

Date / Time
Start date: 
Mon, 2019-06-17 09:30 - 15:30
Summary: 
Practical activities, games and new skills to enhance your Forest School delivery with Early Years Foundation Stage.

These one day courses for adults working with children / young people will develop skills used in Forest School or Outdoor learning sessions.There is a mixture of theory and learning and will be based outside.

They are run by Essex Wildlife Trust Outdoor Learning team and located in the Beautiful Abbotts Hall Farm with woodland, meadows, gardens and two Forest School sites. Abbotts Hall Farm Great Wigborough Essex CO5 7rz

Booking details
Booking required?: 
Yes
Admission charge: 
Yes
Admission details: 
£40
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: 
No
Suitable for: 14-15: 
No
Suitable for: 16-17: 
No
Suitable for: 18+: 
Yes
Other details
Mobility: 
People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance
Wheelchair: 
Wheelchair users please contact organiser in advance
What to bring?: 
Please dress according to the days weather and bring a packed lunch and drink. Hot drinks and biscuits will be provided.
Location
Location reference: 
83374
Trust: 
Essex Wildlife Trust
Meeting place: 
Front of the garden
Address
Location: 
Abbotts Hall Farm, Maldon Road, Great Wigborough
County: 
Essex
Postcode: 
co5 7rz
Town: 
Great Wigborough, Colchester