The Big Family Day Out
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The Big Family Day Out is all about you swapping the office for the great outdoors, to spend a day with your family and giving us a helping hand.
Taking place during the October half-term 2014, companies who have signed up will give their employees a day off to volunteer as a family at one of our special places. See our list of the companies taking part (pdf).
Where can you join us for a Big Family Day Out this October half-term?
Fell, slash and burn to create a new wildlife habitat at Attingham, clear brash and build a den at Clumber Park, thin young trees and protect woodland fauna create create wood habitat homes at Hardwick Hall, or help remove small trees and learn to fell large ones at Kedleston Hall.
Thin woodland and learn some woodcraft at Quarry Bank Mill, or create a path and harvest and plant in the kitchen garden at Speke Hall.
Spend the afternoon maintaining rides and creating wildlife habitats, then in the evening spot and record wildlife, and do bat surveys at Scotney Castle.
Explore Cadbury Camp, clear scrub and hunt for mini-beasts at Leigh Woods or plant native trees and play tree ID bingo at Tyntesfield.
We look forward to seeing you.