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Activity Centres

School children identifying invertebrates - Ross Hoddinott/2020VISION

Find your local Wildlife & Community team

Our Activity Centres are areas where our Wildlife & Community Teams are based. Some of these are physical centres where we regularly hold events and some are more general regions in which we work. The team provide amazing wildlife experiences for families, schools, local communities, volunteers and many other groups, inspiring thousands of people to understand and connect with nature every year.

Nene Wetlands Visitor Centre

Nene Wetlands Visitor Centre

Nene Wetlands

Situated on the broad boardwalk at Rushden Lakes Retail Park, the new Nene Wetlands Visitor Centre is the gateway to a huge connected natural landscape made up of seven wildlife sites. 

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Great Fen - Wildlife Trust Countryside Centre

Great Fen Countryside Centre

The Great Fen Countryside Centre at Ramsey Heights is situated in the heart of the Great Fen. This is a huge wildlife project to restore the ancient wild fenland environment. The Centre is a converted Victorian brick works with a classroom and toilet facilities.

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Paxton Pits

Paxton Pits

Our Education Centre at Paxton Pits Nature Reserve offers a great learning experience for visiting education and community groups - including a chance to get up close to local wildlife on the surrounding nature reserve throughout the year. 

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NCC Team at Whitefield Primary

NCC Team at Whitefield Primary

North Chilterns

Our Team in the North Chiltern hills of South Bedfordshire provide wild experiences for people young and old. Learn about wildlife conservation in this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. 

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Wildflowers - Trumpington Meadows

Trumpington Meadows - Martin Baker

Trumpington Meadows

Trumpington Meadows is a spacious expanse of flowering meadows, riverside, woodland, hedgerow and parkland. 

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Wild garlic at Old Sulehay Forest

Old Sulehay Forest - Robert Enderby

Peterborough

Our Peterborough Team work with the local community in Peterborough and the surrounding area, helping people to understand and connect with their local environment. 

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