50 things Friday - Bug Safari

There's wildlife to be found everywhere, if you look close enough.

  • Booking essential
  • Free event

See what mini beasts you can discover hiding in the orchard at Branscombe, and tick off one of the '50 things to do before you're 11¾' activities.

The basics

Booking details
Call 01752 346585
Book by calling or email eastdevon@nationaltrust.org.uk
Children of all ages welcome accompanied by an adult
Dogs on leads are welcome.
Meeting point
Meet the rangers in the Branscombe orchard in front of the Old Bakery, opposite the Forge. Grid ref: SY197 887 Sat Nav: EX12 3DB
What to bring and wear
If you have a bug pot bring it along. Dress for the weather.
Easy walk


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
3 August 2018 13:00 - 15:00 Available
31 August 2018 13:00 - 15:00 Available

Contact Info

Sue Beegan
Call 01752 346585

Upcoming events

Beach Fun Sundays

Sun 22 Jul 2018
We'll be there most Sundays and Bank Holidays too, to welcome you for seaside fun all through the summer months.

50 things Friday - Bug Safari

Fri 03 Aug 2018
There's wildlife to be found everywhere, if you look close enough.

50 things Friday - Treasure hunt

Fri 10 Aug 2018
There's treasure to be found in Branscombe, so grab a map and compass and get hunting!

50 Things Friday - Build a home for nature

Fri 17 Aug 2018
We'll be showing you how to make an insect hotel or a bird nesting box to take home, so that you can take care of the wildlife on your doorstep, too.

Manor Mill Heritage Open Day

Sun 16 Sep 2018
Come along and let us share the story behind the Manor Mill, its history, engineering and its place in the community.

Beacons of Light

Sun 11 Nov 2018
Pay your respects to those who gave their lives for the country during World War I, with the lighting of a beacon.