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Wildlife & Nature Event, Sat 13 - Sun 14 Jan 2018

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Fairburn Ings

Fairburn Ings

Address

Newton Lane,
Ledston,
Castleford,
WF10 2BH

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Sat 2 - Sun 3 Dec Binocular & Telescope Hands On Weekend
Sat 13 - Sun 14 Jan Bird Feeder Making Workshop

Details

With Big Garden Birdwatch just around the corner, Fairburn Ings invites you to join them for a do-it-yourself feeder making session this January.

Pop along anytime between 11am – 3pm on Saturday 13 or Sunday 14 January, and get stuck in with some seriously seedy fun! Each feeder costs £2 to make, and friendly staff will be available on hand to give you tips on how to attract wildlife to your garden.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled access

The visitor centre, family trail and Lin Dike trail are accessible to wheelchairs and pushchairs. Lin Dike hide was highly commended in recent Natural Environmental Biffa awards and the site was awarded Quality Assured Status in 2007.

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 13 - Sun 14 Jan 2018 11:00 to 15:00 11:00 to 15:00

Prices

£2 per feeder, normal parking charge applies for non-members.

Location

Directions

See location of RSPB Fairburn Ings on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SE 451278  Lat: 53.74481 Long: -1.31660

By Road:
Leave the A1 at junction 42 for the A63, and follow signs for Fairburn village on the A1246. Once in the village turn right at Wagon and Horses public house. At the T-junction turn right, and the reserve is 1.5 miles on the left.

Car parking is free for RSPB members and £3 for non members

By Public Transport:
Nearest train station: Castleford Railway Station
Nearest bus station: Castleford Bus Station

Parking: with charge

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 light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access

The visitor centre, family trail and Lin Dike trail are accessible to wheelchairs and pushchairs. Lin Dike hide was highly commended in recent Natural Environmental Biffa awards and the site was awarded Quality Assured Status in 2007.