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The Wye Valley AONB Unit runs a series of walks, talks, courses and events throughout the year. We also advertise events and courses going on in and around the AONB. Find out more about an event or look at all our events available below.

Most events are free unless a charge is indicated. To book on an event please use the contacts given with each event. 

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The Secret Life of the Adder - an illustrated talk by wildlife expert Nigel Hand 10/11/17

Duration: 7:30pm start

Friday 10th November 2017. Illustrated Wildlife Talk at Goodrich Village Hall 7:30pm. £3 entry.

Nigel Hand well-known ecologist and adder expert will be talking about his recent telemetry work on this secretive and threatened species and his lifelong passion for the "vanishing viper."

As seen on TV - Nigel's work with adders was recently featured on BBC Countryfile, the One Show and in the July issue of the BBC Wildlife magazine.

The talk will cover the fascinating details that Nigel has learnt about the secretive life of adders through radio telemetry projects, working with various conservation bodies in central and southern England including The Zoological Society of London, the National Trust and the Wildlife Trusts.

Friday 10th November 2017. Illustrated Wildlife Talk at Goodrich Village Hall 7:30pm. £3 entry.For further details contact 01600 891308 or 01600 890075. Doors open at 7:00pm.

Hosted by the Coppett Hill Common Trust.

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    The Secret Life of the Adder

    An illustrated talk by wildlife expert Nigel Hand Friday 10th November Illustrated Wildlife Talk Goodrich Village Hall 7.30pm £3.00

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