Beginners Astronomy – Tuesday 22nd January 2019

This session introduces us to some easy to remember features of the night sky, ideal for beginners and those working with children and young people.

Location: Wilderness Foundation, Whitbreads Farm lane, Chatham Green, CM3 3FE

Time: 3-6pm for the training session. Teas/coffees will be provided.


Members – No Charge
Non-Members: £20

Thursday 4th April 2019

Invertebrate and Plant Identification Skills
Field Studies Council – Epping Forest

October 2019

Teachers CPD event
RHS Hyde Hall – Chelmsford

Braintree and Thurrock Schools – Free Transport Offer!

Does your school struggle with transport costs? Are you in a deprived area? The Lee Valley Regional Park Authority‘s Community Access Fund is able to provide coach travel for schools in need.
We want to enable as many schools as possible from across the region to visit the Park Our 10,000-acre classroom provides a wealth of first-hand experiences which bring learning to life.
This is a limited fund and conditions and criteria apply, please apply at the time of booking. Contact the Youth and Schools Service via 03000 030 618 or to find out more.

Past Events

On Thursday 15th November RHS Hyde Hall hosted an excellent printmaking workshop. Thanks to all the team at RHS for a really enjoyable day. We looked at the following techniques:

  • Hapa-zome
  • Mono printing
  • Relief print
  • Heat transfer printing
  • Leaf and other natural material prints

Here is some of our artwork