Events

DateEventDetails
7 OctoberAutumn fruits and fungi – searching for mushrooms and berries at Southey WoodsMeet in the Forestry Commission car park at Southey Woods at 2pm
8 OctoberConservation work-party at Castor Hanglands with Froglife
Meet at 10am at the main entrance to the reserve, off the Helpston Road, off-road parking provided.
20-21 OctoberHistory and Archaeology Group Test Pits day in Helpston
2 NovemberConservation work-party at Castor Hanglands with FroglifeMeet at 10am on the reserve, entrance through the main gates off the Helpston Road.
10 NovemberMaking Homes for Beetles and Butterflies

- conservation afternoon at Swaddywell Pit
1:30pm at the Swaddywell Car Park
13 DecemberDark Skies Evening at Castor Hanglands and views of the Geminid meteor shower, weather permitting!Meet at 7pm at the main entrance to the reserve, off the Helpston Road, off-road parking provided. E-ticket event, booking required.
1 JanuaryLangdyke New Year’s Day walk from
Barnack
Meet at 1pm at the Hills and Holes car park,
Wittering Road. Finish by 4pm.
26 JanuaryGet stuck into nature at Etton High
Meadow, followed by wassailing in the
community orchard
2-7pm at Etton High Meadow, with BBQ.
Please book in advance for the BBQ.
9 FebruaryWinter walk around Bainton Heath and
Pits, winter trees and ducks!
2pm meet at Torpel Manor Field
16 MarchNatural family fun at Castor Hanglands,
hacking and burning, suitable for all ages!
1.30pm at the main entrance to the reserve, off road
parking provided - bring your own refreshments!
13 AprilBluebell walk at Old Sulehay Nature
Reserve near Yarwell
2pm at Ring Haw Field Station, directions will
be provided
16 May
Bats, newts and nightingales at
Castor Hanglands
7.30pm at the main entrance to the reserve, off
the Helpston Road, off-road parking provided
29-30 JuneLangdyke’s birthday weekend –
celebrating 20 years of positive local action
for nature and heritage
Events throughout the weekend and across the
reserves
12 JulySearching for glow worms at
Barnack Hills and Holes
9pm meet at the entrance to the reserve off
the Wittering Road
13 SeptemberLangdyke Annual Members’ Meeting7 pm, venue to be determined

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