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image for Wildlife & Nature Event item typeAutumn Equinox Bird Day at Fingringhoe Wick Visitor Centre

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Wildlife & Nature Event, Sun 23 Sep 2018, free entry

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Birding

Birding

Contact

pin Essex Wildlife Trust Fingringhoe Wic

Address

South Green Road,
Fingringhoe,
Colchester,
Essex,
CO5 7DN

Details

Join expert guides from Swallow Birding on free guided walks round the reserve to see the returning migratory birds.
Telescopes will be out in the centre to use with help on bird ID.
Swallow Birding and Essex Birdwatching Society exhibiting all day.
Seasonal food in the tea room.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsWelcome HostWheelchairs availableAccepts groups

Children welcome

Event details

Dates Times
Sun 23 Sep 2018 10:00 to 16:00

Prices

Free entry

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 11 Aug - Wed 31 Oct Alan Bedding Wildlife and Seascape Exhibition
Fri 17 Aug - Fri 26 Oct Nature Tots
Wed 19 Sep Wednesday Wellness Walk
Sun 23 Sep Autumn Equinox Bird Day
Wed 26 Sep The LadyBirders
Sat 29 Sep Birds and Photograghy Workshop

Location

Directions

Plan route to Fingringhoe Wick Visitor Centre using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: TM 047192  Lat: 51.83457 Long: 0.97100

Signposted off B1025 Colchester to Mersea Island road.

Parking: free

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking provided for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • Surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance is:
    • YesGravel
  • Route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesFlat (ie without steps)

Dining

  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to restaurant / cafe
  • YesLevel access (ie no steps or thresholds), or access by ramp or lift to the toilets
  • YesLevel access (ie no steps or thresholds) or access by ramp to a specially adapted toilet for wheelchair users
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesContrast markings on clear surfaces such as glass doors
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesVegetarian
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesRestaurant / café well lit and suitable for people with sight impairments
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesHigh chairs for children

Entrance

  • YesEntrance is well lit