John Wells is a local naturalist. He leads regular walks around the borough to help people gain a deeper appreciation of nature. More information about John’s schedule of walks is here:
If you would like to join any of these events then please email John on email@example.com or text/telephone 07506655352 confirming your name, which event, where you will join, how many people in your party, plus your email address or telephone number. The purpose of this arrangement is to give an idea as to who to expect and how many people will be in the group. Also, this arrangement will tell John who to contact in the case of having to postpone or cancel an event owing to increment weather or other unforeseen circumstances.
(1) Venue: A visit to Rye Meads RSPB nature reserve.
Meet: Outside Rye House Station 11.20am (all day event). Connects with 10.42am train from Liverpool Street. Buy a Day Return (boundary to Rye House if you have a Freedom Pass). Date: Thursday, 10th, February. 2022.
Notes: Bring a packed lunch. Facilities, drinks & light refreshments available at venue. Binoculars recommended! No admission fee, but car parking for non-RSPB members is £4.
(2) Venue: A tour of the trees and other wildlife in Gunnersbury Park.
Meet: Outside the museum 11am (duration about 2 hours)
Date: Saturday, 19th, February, 2022.
Notes: On behalf of Ealing Walking Club and free to attend. Venue about 10mins walk from Acton Town Station. Facilities plus coffee available on site.
(3) Venue: A wildlife walkabout from Leigh-on-Sea to Benfleet.
Meet: In café at Leigh-on-Sea Station 11.30am (all day event). Aim for 10.34 train from Fenchurch Street. Facilities on platform at Leigh-on-Sea Station.
Date: Tuesday, 22nd, February, 2022.
Notes: Packed lunch and hot drink recommended also binoculars!