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image for Wildlife & Nature Event item typeEvening Nightingale Walk at Fingringhoe Wick Visitor Centre

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  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Wildlife & Nature Event, Thu 23 Apr - Fri 15 May 2020, £8

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Nightingale

Nightingale

Nightingale singing by David McGough

Address

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

Details

Join one or our team for an evening guided walk around the reserve to hear (and possibly catch a glimpse of) these amazing songsters. With one of the UK's largest populations arriving to nest on the reserve, this is a great chance to experience their song - a British wildlife experience not to be missed! Please wear suitable footwear and dress according to the weather.

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

Event details

Dates Times
Thu 23 Apr - Fri 15 May 2020 19:30 to 21:00
Centre tearoom will be open from 18:00 for refreshments/ snacks.

Prices

Booking essential

Events at this Venue

date event
Fri 31 Jan Nature Tots
Wed 5 Feb Ladybirders
Fri 7 Feb Nature Tots
Fri 14 Feb Nature Tots
Mon 17 - Sun 23 Feb Feathered Friends Trail
Tue 18 Feb Den Building

Location

Directions

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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

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