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Events Calendar 2019

Explore, discover and help protect the wildlife on your doorstep! There are lots of ways to get involved with the Mendip Hills through a variety of events, activities and training opportunities. So keep up to date with us and view all of our events below.

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Events for August 28, 2019

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10:00 am

Walling Task at Black Rock Gate

August 28 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

  This task is for a group of volunteers who have undergone specialist drystone walling training with the AONB Unit, helping to restore the most vulnerable drystone walls within the AONB. Opportunities to join this group are available to our registered volunteers and therefore if you are interested in becoming a volunteer please email Lauren […]

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11:00 am

Burrington Combe Rock Bash

August 28 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

  Family activities exploring the geology of Mendip with the Somerset Earth Science Centre, Mendip Hills AONB and the Mendip Society. Dr Peter Hardy will be available for fossil identification and will also lead a "Desert, Mountains and Seas" walk at 2.30pm which will learn about the geological history of Burrington Combe. Parking in lower […]

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2:30 pm

Burrington Combe: Deserts, Mountains & Seas Geology Walk

August 28 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Burrington North Somerset BS40 7AT + Google Map

  A guided walk led by Dr Peter Hardy to discover the geological story of Burrington Combe and the lower carboniferous rocks and fossils found there. The walk will be at a slow pace up Burrington Combe to West Twin Stream to see the younger of the Carboniferous Rocks. Bring waterproofs and walking boots/shoes. Meet […]

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