Conservation and Education
Our own observatories
Open 6 days a week: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday. OPEN WEDNESDAYS DURING SCHOOL HOLIDAYS ONLY.
Summer (April to October inclusive): 10:00 am to 5:00 pm, last admission onto the Reserve 4.30pm
Winter (November to March inclusive): 10:00 am to 3:00 pm, last admission onto the Reserve 2.30pm
9th February 2020
The Reserve is open today, however, the woodland area above the quarry will be closed for safety reasons.
4th February 2020
The Reserve will be open on Wednesday 19th February during the school half-term. Opening time will be the normal winter opening time of 10am to 3pm. See the Events section for the activities we have…
5th November 2019
Here are the dates that the Reserve will be open or shut over the 2019 holiday period. Monday 23rd December CLOSED Tuesday 24th December CLOSED Christmas Day CLOSED Boxing Day CLOSED Friday 27th December CLOSED…
25th October 2019
Starting Monday 4th November we are having new flooring being laid in the Field Study Centre. The new flooring will cover the entrance lobby, reception area, natural history museum, bird viewing area, main bookshop room…