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Mendip Rocks! Events

29th September 14

Dry stone walling on Wavering Down On Wednesday 8th October a group of volunteers will be learning the art of dry stone walling on Wavering Down in the Mendip Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) . This event is part of...

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‘Rock Faces’ screen night at Nunney

22nd September 14

On Saturday 4th October 6.30pm- 8.30pm historic images showing the workings of local quarries will be projected at Castle Hill Quarry, Nunney. The images to be shown are just a selection of the huge collection of photographs dating back to the...

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Mendip Rocks!

11th September 14

Mendip Rocks! Festival 2014 The Mendip Rocks! Festival now in its 4th year runs 27th September – 30th October and includes guided walks, family activity days, quarry tours, talks, and practical conservation activities. Full programme available on the Somerset Trust Wildlife web site

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Rock Faces

11th September 14

Saturday 4 October  6.30pm – 8.30 pm Rock Faces Castle Hill Quarry Nunney Dramatic projection of historical images of local quarries onto quarry face Free event - donations to the Mendip Hills Fund Outdoors – bring a rug, brolly and chair! Hot refreshments available Booking Essential, Andy Mallender, amallender@somerset.gov.uk Ruth...

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Autumn Volunteering

2nd September 14

The new Autumn programme of Mendip Hills AONB practical volunteer tasks is now available. The Mendip Hills AONB practical tasks taking place on Wednesdays between September 10th and November 19th 2014 include scrub clearance at Old Quarry Nunney, dry stone walling...

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