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SAT 9 AUG

Window Box Garden Workshop (in collaboration with International Allotment Week)

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park, Stanford-Le-Hope

Run by: Essex Wildlife Trust

In aid of International Allotment Week, we are encouraging people to attend our workshop to learn about the importance of nectar and pollen rich native plants that are beneficial for wildlife.

clock10:00–15:00

Suitable for any age

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Window Box Garden

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Join in crafting your own wooden window box and planting it up with beautiful flowers that will attract not only your neighbour's attention but also that of butterflies and bees.

Disclaimer

Activities are not organised by the BBC unless stated otherwise. Neither is the BBC responsible for the accuracy of the information provided. If you are under 18, ask your parent/guardian before taking part in any activity.

Cost

Suggested donation of £5.00 per person.

Special requirements

Please dress appropriately for the weather and wear sturdy footwear.

Information about this activity is provided by The Wildlife Trusts

Venue

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Thurrock Thameside Nature Park

Cory Environmental Trust Visitor Centre, Thameside Nature Park, Mucking Wharf Road, Mucking, Stanford-Le-Hope, SS17 0RN

Meeting point: Cory Environmental Visitor Centre

Contact

This activity is organised and run by Essex Wildlife Trust.

Please register in advance.

Places are limited so please ensure you book your place by calling the centre in advance.

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