North Cornwall NT Events

Events coming up in North Cornwall from the National Trust:

2014

Saturday 25 – Fri 31 Oct

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Haunting half term at the Old Post Office in Tintagel

Creepy crafts to entertain the kids over the school half term.
‘Tricks and treats’ for kids on Fri 31 Oct. Please call us for more information on 01840 770024

Saturday 1 November
Scrub n Spuds at Porthcothan Cliffs

Join us in our efforts to reduce gorse and blackthorn and promote greater biodiversity in our valuable coastal habitats on Porthcothan cliffs. To reward your efforts we’ll cook up a jacket potato lunch on the bonfire. Family friendly or a great way to meet new people.
Meet: at the council car park in Porthcothan SW 859 719 PL28 8LP
Bring: any extra jacket potato fillings you would like (we’ll provide cheese and beans). Clothing suitable for the weather, working in thorns and brambles and that you don’t mind getting smoky/muddy.

Tools, gloves and tuition: all provided by National Trust
Bring: food and drink, footwear and clothing suitable for the weather and task
Free. 10am – 4pm

Booking: Please call the Rangers on 01208 863821
or email sarahe.stevens@nationaltrust.org.uk

Tuesday 4 November
Scrub ‘n’ spuds at Sandymouth
Guy Fawkes scrub day
In honour of Bonfire night, we will be cutting back scrub and eating spuds baked on the bonfire. We will provide spuds, beans and cheese. Feel free to bring any other fillings or food to bake on the fire.
Want to meet new people? Spend a day out in the fresh air and play a part in the National Trust’s important conversation work. We will be cutting back scrub and having a bonfire to make way for wildflowers and maritime grassland. All tools and tuition provided.
Meet at Sandymouth car park. Grid reference SS 204 100, EX23 9HW
10am-4pm
Please bring clothes that can get muddy, stout footwear and food and drink
If events change or are cancelled due to weather, we will endeavour to let everyone know. However feel free to get in touch to check beforehand. Free and booking not needed.

Any questions: 01288 331372 or jennifer.herbert@nationaltrust.org.uk

Saturday 8 November
Cliffs and Coffee
Hear about the extraordinary cliffs and rocks of the area over a cuppa, and then explore the geology and its wildlife on a walk with local expert Jane Anderson
Meet at the National Trust café, Boscastle. Grid reference SX 096 914, PL35 0HD
£4 to include tea or coffee – pay on the day
Wear appropriate clothing for the weather.
10.30am – 1pm  Booking not needed.

Sunday 16 November
Hillsborough scrub bash.
We will be cutting back scrub which is encroaching the path at Hillsborough, Boscastle. Meet at overflow car park, Boscastle (Grid ref: SX100 913)

Day starts at 10am and finishes 4pm (or earlier to suit)
All tools and tuition provided
Please bring clothes that can get muddy, stout footwear and food and drink
If event changes or is cancelled due to weather, we will endeavour to let everyone know. However feel free to get in touch to check beforehand!

Any questions: 01288 331372 or jennifer.herbert@nationaltrust.org.uk

Wednesday 19 November
Scrub n Spuds at Willapark

Join us in our efforts to reduce gorse and blackthorn and promote greater biodiversity of our valuable coastal habitats on the impressive headland at Willapark near Tintagel. Great views up and down the coast of towering cliffs and soaring seabirds. To reward your efforts we’ll cook up a jacket potato lunch on the bonfire. Family friendly or a great way to meet new people.
Meet: at the small car park by Bossiney toilets SX 067 889 PL34 0AY
Bring: any extra jacket potato fillings you would like (we’ll provide cheese and beans). Clothing suitable for the weather, working in thorns and brambles and that you don’t mind getting smoky/muddy.

Tools, gloves and tuition: all provided by National Trust
Bring: food and drink, footwear and clothing suitable for the weather and task
Free. 10am – 4pm

Booking: Please call the Rangers on 01208 863821
or email sarahe.stevens@nationaltrust.org.uk

Tuesday 2 December
Scrub ‘n’ spuds at Sandymouth
Want to meet new people? Spend a day out in the fresh air and play a part in the National Trust’s important conversation work. We will be cutting back scrub and having a bonfire to make way for wildflowers and maritime grassland. We will provide spuds to be cooked on the bonfire with baked beans and cheese filling. All tools and tuition provided.
Meet at Sandymouth car park. Grid reference SS 204 100, EX23 9HW
10am-4pm
Please bring clothes that can get muddy, stout footwear and food and drink
If events change or are cancelled due to weather, we will endeavour to let everyone know. However feel free to get in touch to check beforehand.

Saturday 6 December
Scrub n Spuds at Baby Bay

Join us in our efforts to reduce gorse and blackthorn and promote greater biodiversity of our valuable coastal habitats in the valley overlooking Pentireglaze Haven (also known as Baby Bay). Great views across Padstow Bay and the rolling surf. To reward your efforts we’ll cook up a jacket potato lunch on the bonfire and throw in a festive mulled wine. Family friendly or a great way to meet new people.
Meet: at the free parking area at New Polzeath, overlooking Polzeath beach SW 935 795 PL27 6UG
Bring: any extra jacket potato fillings you would like (we’ll provide cheese and beans). Clothing suitable for the weather, working in thorns and brambles and that you don’t mind getting smoky/muddy

Tools, gloves and tuition: all provided by National Trust
Bring: food and drink, footwear and clothing suitable for the weather and task
Free. 10am – 4pm

Booking: Please call the Rangers on 01208 863821
or email sarahe.stevens@nationaltrust.org.uk

Sunday 14 December
Christmas clean up – Northcott 10am-12.30
Join us for a pre Christmas clean up at Northcott.
Meet at Northcott mouth car park Nr Bude (Grid Ref: SS205084)
All tools and tuition provided
Please bring clothes that can get muddy, stout footwear and food and drink
If event changes or is cancelled due to weather, we will endeavour to let everyone know. However feel free to get in touch to check beforehand!

Any questions: 01288 331372 or jennifer.herbert@nationaltrust.org.uk

Wednesday 17 December
Christmas Beach Clean Up at Holywell and Crantock

Take a break from Christmas shopping and present wrapping and help us clean up these spectacular beaches for a couple of hours ready for those Christmas time walks.
Meet: 10am at Holywell car park, SW 767 587 TR8 5PF and / or 1pm at Crantock beach car park, SW 789 608 TR8 5RN

Tools, gloves and tuition: all provided by National Trust
Bring: food and drink, footwear and clothing suitable for the weather and task
Free. 10am – 4pm

Booking: Please call the Rangers on 01208 863821
or email sarahe.stevens@nationaltrust.org.uk

2015

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Feb half term 16-20th
Easter school hols Sat 28 March – Sun 12 April
(Easter weekend is 3-6 April)
May half term 25-29th May
August bank holiday is back to the last Monday of the month – Aug 31st.

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