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“It’s A Blast at Westbury Quarry”

August 4 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

FREE

Open day to discover how the quarry has been restored for wildlife and is now used for explosive research. Watch a demo blast – safely controlled by expert Nigel Taylor. Children’s wildlife and rock and fossil fun. Geology tour and wildlife walks.

Blast will take place before midday.

For your chance to push the button, tickets can be purchased on the morning for £2.50

Parking in car park on site, off Stancombe Lane, Westbury Sub Mendip, BA5 1HT.

Refreshments available.

Details

Date:
August 4
Time:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cost:
FREE
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/its-a-blast-at-westbury-quarry-tickets-46843173192

Organizers

Mendip Hills AONB
Somerset Earth Science Centre
The Mendip Society