Details of 1 event below...
White Cliffs Countryside Project
Annual Western Heights Open Day - 8th July
11am - 4pm
aim of the day is to encourage local people and visitors in Dover District to
visit and appreciate the military, cultural and natural history and value of
the Western Heights fortifications and Local Nature Reserve. An event that
will reinforce the links between the ecological and historical importance of
the site and encourage the use of the heights by a wide range of user groups.
This event will build on the success of last years open day (which attracted
150 visitors despite the appalling weather.
St. Martins Battery Car Park and HMYOI Sports Field (tbc*)
around the Grand Shaft Barracks site. The following displays are expected or
have been invited:
White Cliffs Countryside Project - Wildlife of the Western Heights
Heights Preservation Society - History and group display and membership drive
Heights Today - History and website
Ports Volunteer Artillery - Living encampment and drill display
Farm - 'Meet the Dexters' and burger van
and Pat Moon - Green woodworking
Nature - Local Nature Reserves display
In addition the Grand Shaft will be open to visitors at the reduced price of 60p adults and 40p children for the duration of the day.
Heights History -11.30 am and 2.3Opm - Duration 2 hours meeting at St. Martins
Battery Car Park and including a drill display by CPVA
Green Gang - Minibeast Safari - 2.OOpm - Duration 1 hou,r meeting at St.
Martins Battery Car Park
details subject to change
For further information, contact the WCCP directly on 01304-241806