Little Wittenham Nature Reserve

Little Wittenham Nature Reserve
Earth Trust
Little Wittenham
Oxfordshire
OX14 4QZ
England

Website

www.earthtrust.org.uk

E-mail

admin@earthtrust.org.uk

Telephone

01865 407792

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The Earth Trust manages over 300 hectares of beautiful South Oxfordshire countryside, including Little Wittenham Nature Reserve and Wittenham Clumps, a conservation farm, and a woodland dedicated to forestry research.

Come and explore our site... take a self-guided walk around the iconic Clumps with their magnificent views, go on a woodland adventure or attend one of our year-round events.

The Earth Trust also runs a popular education programme, with workshops and sessions available for school and community groups. Please get in touch or see our website for more information.

Venue Type:

Agricultural site, Environmental or ecological centre, Association or society, Heritage site, Garden, parklands or rural site

Opening hours

The nature reserve is open all the time.

Admission charges

The nature reserve is free to access.

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
Family Bushcraft

Family Bushcraft

  • 27 October 2014 10am-4pm

Bring the whole family and go wild in the great outdoors! Learn fire-lighting, shelter building, knife skills and more. Activities are adapted to suit all ages. We'll cook on the fire but bring a packed lunch too.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

£20 adults, £15 children. Please get in touch to book.

Website

http://www.earthtrust.org.uk/Explore/WhatsOn.aspx

Woodland adventure

Woodland Adventure

  • 29 October 2014 10am-12pm

An expedition for 5-8 year olds. Come and build, play and explore in the woods.

Suitable for

  • 5-6
  • 7-10

Admission

£3 per child, free for accompanying adults. No need to book.

Website

http://www.earthtrust.org.uk/Explore/WhatsOn.aspx

Halloween Discover and Play

Discover and Play

  • 31 October 2014 10am-12pm

Forest School for pre-school children. Join us for a morning of playing and exploring in the woods. Forest School offers hands-on a learning in a natural environment.

Suitable for

  • 0-4

Admission

£3 per child, free for accompanying adults. No need to book

Website

http://www.earthtrust.org.uk/Explore/WhatsOn.aspx

Thrupp Lake

Winter Wetland Bird Walk

  • 2 November 2014 9:30-11:30am

Join us for a walk around Thrupp Lake to see some of the wetland birds that call it home over the winter.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Where

Thrupp Lake
Thrupp Lane
Radley, Abingdon
Oxfordshire
OX14 3NG
England

Admission

£5 adults, £2 children. Please get in touch to book.

Website

http://www.earthtrust.org.uk/Explore/WhatsOn.aspx

Bug house

Insect Home Making

  • 2 November 2014 10am-2pm

Have a go at making a home for the insects in your garden to spend the winter in.

Suitable for

  • Family friendly

Admission

£3 per child, free for accompanying adults. No need to book, just drop in.

Earth Trust Art Auction

Art Exhibition and Auction

  • 7 November 2014 7-10pm

Professional and amateur artists have donated over 90 peices, including paintings, prints, ceramics and sculpture, and this is an excellent opportunity to get your hands on some unique and exciting artwork. With original peices from Ken Howard OBE RA and contemporary artist Kurt Jackson, as well as well known local artists such as Sarah Spackman, Harriet Coleridge and Anna Dillon, there is something to suit all tastes and budgets.

The exhibition opens at 7.00pm, the silent auction starts at 7.45pm and a live auction of the main lots will take place at 8.30pm.

Suitable for

  • Not suitable for children

Admission

Tickets are £30 (includes drinks and a hot bowl supper). Please get in touch to book: 01865 407792 or admin@earthtrust.org.uk.

Website

http://www.earthtrust.org.uk/ArtAuction.aspx

Hedgelaying with the Earth Trust

Introduction to Hedgelaying

  • 6 — 7 December 2014 9:30am-4pm

All specialist tools and equipment provided. Please get in touch to book, places are limited: 01865 407792 or admin@earthtrust.org.uk.

Suitable for

  • Not suitable for children

Admission

£75 (discount for Earth Trust Friends) for two days

Website

http://www.earthtrust.org.uk/Explore/WhatsOn.aspx

Christmas Decorations

Natural Christmas at the Earth Trust

  • 7 December 2014 10am-2pm

A series of craft stalls where everyone can have a go making their own decorations. Entry is free but there will be a charge of between £1 and £12 for various activities.

Suitable for

  • Family friendly

Admission

Free entry but various activities will cost between £1 and £12.

Website

http://www.earthtrust.org.uk

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