A local bat expert will give an introductory talk followed by a search for bats in the park using bat detectors.
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1 hour 15 minutes
West Lodge, Hill End Lane, St Albans AL4 0RA
Highfield Park Trust
Public Transport Links
The S7 bus leaves St Albans town centre (St Peters Street) via the Railway Station hourly Monday to Saturday alight at Hill End Lane opposite the SPAR shop. St Albans is on Thameslink with trains every 20 minutes from central London. It is 2 miles to the Park via Camp Rd or you may take a taxi or an S2/S7 bus to Camp Road/Drakes Drive junction.
This is an educational event, and we suggest suitable for children only aged 10 and above.
Autumn's programme PDF is available to download here.
Save the date for Spring: Saturday 19th May - Sunday 3rd June 2018.
Contact the Festival Organiser
The Chilterns Walking Festival is an initiative of the Chilterns Conservation Board. For any queries, feedback, or suggestions for the programme please contact the festival Project Manager, Anna Foster on email@example.com. For press queries or photo requests, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
This project has been part funded by the The European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development through the Chilterns LEADER programme. The grant received through this programme has helped make these festivals happen.
Huge thanks to Fox's Outdoor for their primary sponsorship of the Spring and Autumn 2017 festivals - a fantastic family owned independent specialist outdoor clothing, equipment and footwear retailer based in Amersham, established for over 60 years.
A family owned and run Henley brewer and award-winning pub company which has been at the heart of British life for over 200 years. Many of the company's 132 pubs are located in picturesque rural and town centre settings across The Chilterns.
A membership organisation dedicated to conserving, celebrating and caring for all of the Chilterns’ unique landscape.
Inghams is one of the UK's leading specialist tour operators, which has been delivering award winning holidays in the Lakes & Mountains of Europe to its loyal guests for over 80 years.