News from Chesil
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Dorset Wildlife Trust (DWT) is launching new products in its online shop in time for Christmas. New products include the 2017 calendar, a new range of Christmas cards and lots of new nature inspired gifts such as bronze resin hare sculptures and Scottish sea glass jewellery. 100% of the profits will go straight back into conserving Dorset’s precious wild spaces and wildlife.
Dorset Wildlife Trust (DWT) is pleased to launch the My Wild Life art exhibition from Saturday 5th November to Sunday 20th November 2016 at the Fine Foundation Chesil Beach Centre.
Children are invited to get spooky and wild this October half term with a great selection of events and activities at Dorset Wildlife Trust (DWT) visitor centres across Dorset.
Dorset Wildlife Trust’s (DWT’s) Fine Foundation Chesil Beach Centre has received a donation of nearly 100 items crafted from off-cuts of wood, by local carpenter, Barney Barker.
Local author and geologist, Sam Scriven, is coming to Dorset Wildlife Trust’s (DWT) Chesil Beach Centre to give a fascinating talk about the unique World Heritage Site and is fossils, based on his new book, Fossils of the Jurassic Coast on Saturday 24th September from 11am – 12.30pm.
To celebrate National Marine Week, (Saturday 23rd July to Sunday 7th August), Dorset Wildlife Trust (DWT) is hosting some fantastic events designed to get youngsters and families of all ages out celebrating Dorset’s rich array of marine and coastal wildlife.
Dorset Wildlife Trust’s (DWT’s) Chesil Beach Centre is preparing for its biggest event of the year – the Big Wild Chesil event, which will be on Sunday 7th August from 10am – 5pm.
Dorset Wildlife Trust (DWT) is pleased to announce that both the Kingcombe Centre and the Chesil Beach Centre will be exhibiting a range of wildlife inspired art during Art Weeks 2016.
On Saturday 14th May, Dorset Wildlife Trust’s (DWT’s) Chesil Beach Centre will be welcoming local author Jenny Elmes to give a fascinating talk about her new book ‘M-Mother’, which tells the story of one of the great unsung heroes of the Dambuster Raid, her uncle, Flight Lieutenant, John ‘Hoppy’ Hopgood.
It will be all hands on deck as Dorset wildlife Trust (DWT) get underway with their new venture, the Fleet Explorer.
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