Events – 28/9/14 Warhorse Tour on Dartmoor

Sheepstor_WarhorseEvent Type: Fundraiser Walk/Tour (in aid of Farms for City Children)

Location: Sheepstor, Dartmoor PL20 6PG (click for location map)

Date: 28th September 2014

Come and join Pride of Britain’s Simon Dell and Liz Miall on a Warhorse Walk with a difference!

This is an event to raise funds for Farms For City Children, founded by the War Horse author, Michael Morpurgo and his wife Clare.

Starting at Sheepstor on Dartmoor, we will have an easy 2 mile walk around the breathtaking scenery seen in the film, War Horse. Simon and Liz are fantastic tour guides and if you don’t know the story then you can always read the free copy of War Horse you get with your tickets – or soak up the amazing views!

The cost is a minimum £10 donation, including a complimentary copy of the War Horse book. The plan is to meet at 10.30 am, then after the walk you can go to the Royal Oak at Meavy for a delicious lunch.

There is a maximum of 20 places for this event and booking is essential to reserve your place.

Places can be booked by phoning Connie at Farms for City Children on 01392 276381 or emailing her on connie at farmsforcitychildren dot org.

We look forward to seeing you there!


Events – Dusk to Dark Adventures with Big Green Bat Walks!

BigGreenBatWalkEvent Type: Walk/Tour

Location: Bristol (Arnos Vale Cemetery, Bath Road, Bristol BS4 3EW)

Date(s): 27th June, 1st August, 29th August

A dusk-to-dark adventure to see these amazing creatures flitting through the shadows.

Join us in the cemetery and embark on a dusk-to-dark adventure in search of these elusive creatures. Led by a local expert from Avon Bat Group using detection equipment, expertise and a few tricks up their sleeve, you’ll visit the best bat-spotting locations in the cemetery as the bats come out to feed at dusk. Learn about our native bat species, their habitats and how humans can help these unique winged mammals.

This popular event sells out quickly so book your place now! Tickets are £8.40. To reduce our overheads and improve the booking process, we have moved to an on-line booking system for events at Arnos Vale. If you have any problems booking your tickets, please contact us on 0117 971 9117

For more info on the 27th June walk, click here

For more info on the 1st August walk, click here

For more info on the 29th August walk, click here