Events

November events

Saturday 18 November - Meadow Management at Shepherd Meadows

Cut down encroaching scrub and enjoy a bonfire and lunch next to the Blackwater River.

Tools, training and refreshments provided.

Please bring a pack lunch.

When to meet

Saturday 18 November at 10am. This event will last until 1:30pm.

Where to meet

Shepherd Meadows car park, off Marshall Road (opposite Raeburn Way), Sandhurst, GU47 0FH.

How to book

Please note that booking is required for this event. To make a booking, please call 01344 354441.

Monday 20 November - Natural History Society talks - Pollination Power

Join us for a talk on Pollination Power by Heather Angel. This is part of the Bracknell Forest Natural History Society talks. Visitors are welcome and there is no need to book.

When to meet

Monday 20 November at 7:30pm (doors open at 7:15pm).

The talk will end at 9:30pm.

Where to meet

Recital Room at South Hill Park, Ringmead, Bracknell, RG12 7PA.

Cost

Membership is £12 per year with an entrance fee of £1 for evening meetings – or come along as a visitor and pay £3 for the evening.

Tuesday 21 November - Ranger led walk in Binfield and Billingbear

Join us for a ranger led walk in Binfield and Billingbear. This is a moderate walk - it is up to 4 miles and will last up to 2 hours.

The walk is dog friendly - please keep dogs on a lead.

When to meet

Tuesday 21 November at 10:30am.

Where to meet

Jack ‘o’ Newbury pub. Map grid ref: 845 719.

December events

Monday 4 December - Natural History Society talks - Recording Environmental Change

Join us for a talk on Recording Environmental Change by Dr David Roy. This is part of the Bracknell Forest Natural History Society talks. Visitors are welcome and there is no need to book.

When to meet

Monday 4 December at 7:30pm (doors open at 7:15pm).

The talk will end at 9:30pm.

Where to meet

Recital Room at South Hill Park, Ringmead, Bracknell, RG12 7PA.

Cost

Membership is £12 per year with an entrance fee of £1 for evening meetings – or come along as a visitor and pay £3 for the evening.

Tuesday 12 December - Mince Pie Trail

Join us for a ranger led walk. This is a ramblers walk - it is up to 7 miles and will last up to 2 and a half hours.

When to meet

Tuesday 12 December at 10:30am.

Where to meet

Frost Folly Country Car Park. Map grid ref: 874 726.

Wednesday 13 December - Pope’s Meadow and beyond!

Join us for a ranger led walk. This is a moderate walk - it is up to 4 miles and will last about 1 hour 45 minutes.

When to meet

Wednesday 13 December at 10:30am.

Where to meet

Pope’s Meadow car park, off St Mark’s Road, Binfield, Bracknell RG42 4AY.

Saturday 16 December - Heathland Magic at Wildmoor Heath

Get involved in our heathland conservation event.

Enjoy a bonfire and marshmallows and possibly take home your own Christmas tree.

Tools and refreshments provided. Please bring work gloves. Suitable for all. 

When to meet

Saturday 16 December

10:30am to 1:30pm

Where to meet

Wildmoor Heath car park, Crowthorne Road, RG45 7PP.

How to book

Please note that booking is required for this event. To make a booking, please call 01344 354441.

Wednesday 20 December - Christmas treasure hunt at South Hill Park

Solve a series of festive clues to earn a chocolate prize! Morning or afternoon events available.

When to meet

Wednesday 20 December

10am to 11:30am or 1pm to 2:30pm

Where to meet

Gazebo on rear field, South Hill Park, Ringmead, Bracknell, RG12 7PA.

Cost

£3

How to book

Please note that booking is required for this event. To make a booking, please call 01344 354441.

Thursday 21 December - Christmas treasure hunt at Lily Hill Park

Solve a series of festive clues to earn a chocolate prize! Morning or afternoon events available.

When to meet

Thursday 21 December

10am to 11:30am or 1pm to 2:30pm

Where to meet

The Giant Picnic Table, Lily Hill Park, off Lily Hill Road, Bracknell, RG12 2RX.

Cost

£3

How to book

Please note that booking is required for this event. To make a booking, please call 01344 354441.

Friday 22 December - Christmas treasure hunt at Ambarrow Court

Solve a series of festive clues to earn a chocolate prize! Morning or afternoon events available.

When to meet

Friday 22 December

10am to 11:30am or 1pm to 2:30pm

Where to meet

Gazebo on grass field, Ambarrow Court, Wokingham Rd, Sandhurst, GU47 8JB.

Cost

£3

How to book

Please note that booking is required for this event. To make a booking, please call 01344 354441.

Full events programme

We have a full list of events and activities taking place in the borough’s parks and countryside.

Individual walks and talks from rangers

Organised groups can request a ranger to lead a walk or talk about a site or activity managed by our Parks and Countryside Service.

Please note, however, that the availability of rangers is very limited and usually targeted towards local community groups. 

The cost is £24.70 per hour (£20.58 excluding VAT). For more information please contact us.

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