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Moth night

Meet some of Souter’s nocturnal insect life.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

Join wildlife experts to find and identify our local moth population, helping to build a picture of nature in South Tyneside.

Drop by and stay for the whole evening, or just a little while - whatever suits you.

This event is free. Donations are very welcome and will go directly towards caring for Souter's coastal habitats and wildlife.

Times

The basics

Suitability

Children of all ages welcome, must be accompanied by an adult.

Meeting point

Meet outside Whitburn Coastal Conservation Centre near the lighthouse car park.

What to bring and wear

Wrap up warm. Sturdy footwear advised.

Accessibility

Involves a short walk.

Other

NB finding moths is dependent on the right conditions; this event may be cancelled at short notice due to adverse weather.

Contact info

Souter Lighthouse

Upcoming events

Event

History talk: Majestic guns over the lighthouse 

The story of the little-known coastal defence battery on the cliffs at Souter in the 1920s.

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on
16 Jul 2024
at
11:30 to 12:30
Event

Tuesday health walk 

A gentle guided stroll. Free.

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on
16 Jul to 17 Dec 2024
at
14:00 to 15:00
+ 22 other dates or times
Event

Wednesday health walk 

Explore the coast on a free guided walk.

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on
17 Jul to 18 Dec 2024
at
13:30 to 15:00
+ 22 other dates or times
Event

ParkPlay 

Free fun and games to get families outdoors and playing together every Saturday. Everyone's invited!

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on
20 Jul to 21 Dec 2024
at
10:00 to 12:00
+ 22 other dates or times