#SustFest19 Walks


SATURDAY 11TH MAY


11-5 125 tree walk View 03GUIDED TREE TOUR OF ST ALBANS CATHEDRAL

2.30pm – 3.30pm
TOUR / CHILD FRIENDLY / £3 PER ADULT, FREE FOR CHILDREN UNDER14 / BOOK

Celebrate the launch of our new Tree Trail by exploring the grounds of St Albans Cathedral and the city’s oldest trees with one of our experienced guides.
Where St Albans Cathedral, Sumpter Yard AL1 1BY
Info Book tickets at http://www.stalbanscathedral.org/whatson/special-events
ST ALBANS CATHEDRAL


SUNDAY 12TH MAY



11-5 125 tree walk View 03GUIDED TREE TOUR OF ST ALBANS CATHEDRAL

2pm – 3pm
TOUR / CHILD FRIENDLY / £3 PER ADULT, FREE FOR CHILDREN UNDER 14 / BOOK

Celebrate the launch of our new Tree Trail by exploring the grounds of St Albans Cathedral and the city’s oldest trees with one of our experienced guides.
Where St Albans Cathedral, Sumpter Yard, AL1 1BY
Info Book at http://www.stalbanscathedral.org/whatson/special-events
ST ALBANS CATHEDRAL


12-5 63 Marshalswick South imageNEIGHBOURHOOD WALK WITH LOCAL COUNCILLOR: MARSHALSWICK SOUTH

2pm – 4pm
WALK / CHILD FRIENDLY / FREE

Come on a walk with your Lib Dem councillor looking at practical changes that could improve your local area and make it a more sustainable place to live.
Where King William Pub, Sandridge Rd, AL1 4AH
Info http://www.stalbanslibdems.org.uk 07743 338195
Walks will go ahead whatever the weather.
ST ALBANS LIBERAL DEMOCRATS


12-5 64 Clarence imageNEIGHBOURHOOD WALK WITH YOUR LOCAL COUNCILLOR: CLARENCE WARD

3pm – 5pm
WALK / CHILD FRIENDLY / FREE

Come on a walk with your Lib Dem councillor looking at practical changes that could improve your local area and make it a more sustainable place to live.
Where Bandstand, Clarence Park, St Albans AL1 4NF
Info http://www.stalbanslibdems.org.uk 07812 113368 Walks will go ahead whatever the weather. ST ALBANS LIBERAL DEMOCRATS


103 - harp lib demNATURE AND NEIGHBOURHOOD

3pm – 5pm
WALK / CHILD FRIENDLY / FREE

Walk through some of our most beautiful hidden bits of nature and look at ways we could improve your local neighbourhood.
Where Footpath opp Red Cow, Westfield Rd, Harpenden AL5 4ND
Info http://www.hitch-harp-libdems.org.uk 07747 470239 Walks will go ahead whatever the weather.
HARPENDEN LIBERAL DEMOCRATS



12-5 65 Marshalswick North imageNEIGHBOURHOOD WALK WITH LOCAL COUNCILLOR: MARSHALSWICK NORTH

4pm – 6pm
WALK / CHILD FRIENDLY / FREE

Come on a walk with your Lib Dem councillor looking at practical changes that could improve your local area and make it a more sustainable place to live.
Where Outside Marshalswick Library, The Ridgeway, St Albans AL4 9TU
Info http://www.stalbanslibdems.org.uk 07387 085802 Walks will go ahead whatever the weather. ST ALBANS LIBERAL DEMOCRATS


TUESDAY 14TH MAY



14-5 144 wild medicine lucy blundenWILD MEDICINES ON YOUR DOORSTEP

7:15pm – 7:30pm start 9:30pm finish
TALK / HEALTH / £7 INC TEA/COFFEE

Wild medicines are everywhere; let Lucy Blunden, medical herbalist pique your curiosity with the wealth of health at your feet. Interactive talk and herb hunt.
Where The Plough & Harrow, Southdown Rd, Harpenden AL5 1PR
Info http://www.hchealth.org.uk
HARPENDEN COMPLEMENTARY HEALTH



DUSK BAT WALK

8.30pm – 10.00pm
WILDLIFE / FREE / BOOK

14-5 55 Dusk Bat Walk Image _c_Harry_Hogg_c_

Photo by Harry Hogg

 

Come along to Harpenden Common to find out more about the nocturnal residents that dominate the skies.
Where Harpenden Common, Harpenden AL5
Info Book at http://www.harpenden.gov.uk/event/4237-bat-walk-sustfest-2019 01582 768278
HARPENDEN TOWN COUNCIL


THURSDAY 16TH MAY


DUSK BAT WALK

8.30pm – 10.00pm
WILDLIFE / FREE / BOOK

14-5 55 Dusk Bat Walk Image _c_Harry_Hogg_c_

Photo by Harry Hogg


Come along to Harpenden Common to find out more about the nocturnal residents that dominate the skies.
Where Harpenden Common, Harpenden AL5
Info Book at http://www.harpenden.gov.uk/event/4293-dusk-bat-walk-part-of-sustfest 01582 768278
HARPENDEN TOWN COUNCIL

 


SATURDAY 18TH MAY


18-5 66 - St Peter's ImageNEIGHBOURHOOD WALK WITH YOUR LOCAL COUNCILLOR:

ST PETER’S WARD
3pm – 5pm
WALK / CHILD FRIENDLY / FREE

Come on a walk with one of your Lib Dem councillors looking at practical changes that could improve your local area and make it a more sustainable place to live.
Where Meet at the War Memorial, St Peter’s St, St Albans AL1 3HG
Info http://www.stalbanslibdems.org.uk 07971 906343 Walks will go ahead whatever the weather. ST ALBANS LIBERAL DEMOCRATS


SUNDAY 19TH MAY



19-5 67 Colney Heath imageNEIGHBOURHOOD WALK WITH YOUR LOCAL COUNCILLOR: COLNEY HEATH

11.30am – 1.30pm
WALK / CHILD FRIENDLY / FREE

Come on a walk with your Lib Dem councillor looking at practical changes that could improve your local area and make it a more sustainable place to live.
Where Meet outside Colney Heath School, High St, Colney Heath AL4 0NP
Info http://www.stalbanslibdems.org.uk 07387 085502 Walks will go ahead whatever the weather. ST ALBANS LIBERAL DEMOCRATS


19-5 76 Common-Green-ShieldbugTALK AND WALK: AN INTRODUCTION TO BUGS AND BEETLES

2pm – 4pm
WILDLIFE / £4pp / BOOK

A talk and walk looking for bugs and beetles. For adults and accompanied older teenagers.
Where Highfield Park Visitor Centre, Hill End Lane, St Albans AL4 0RA
Info http://www.highfieldparktrust.co.uk/calendar. If rain, will extend the indoor talk and cancel the walk.
HIGHFIELD PARK TRUST


MONDAY 20TH MAY


20-5 86 - roger poppyDOG WALK AND GET TOGETHER

9.30am – 11am
WALK I CHILD FRIENDLY I FREE I BOOK

Join us and other business owners for a lovely stroll in Heartwood Forest – you don’t have to be a business owner or have a dog to come and join us.
Where Heartwood Forest, Sandridge AL4 9DQ
Info https://stalbans.thebusinessescommunity. com/event/tbc-dog-walk-as-part-of-sustainable-st-albans-week 07957163786
THE BUSINESSES COMMUNITY


SATURDAY 25TH MAY



25-5 121 Broad_Colney_Lakes_2WALK AROUND BROAD COLNEY LAKES

1pm – 3pm
WALK / CHILD FRIENDLY / FREE

Come and enjoy a 3 mile walk around one of our beautiful, local nature reserves. All welcome.
Where Meet at car park adjacent to St Peter’s Church, London Colney AL2 1QA
Info Facebook: @dagnallstreet
Event will continue unless extremely wet! 07786 262215 to confirm.
DAGNALL STREET BAPTIST CHURCH


SUNDAY 26TH MAY


26-5 109 Walk photo SPCSYMONDSHYDE ANCIENT WOODLAND WALK

10am – 1pm
WALK / CHILD FRIENDLY / FREE

A stroll around the beautiful countryside in our Parish, visiting Nomansland Common and Symondshyde Ancient Woodland.
Where Nomansland Carpark, Ferrers Lane, St Albans AL4 9FH
Info Neil Harris 07733 326232
SANDRIDGE PARISH COUNCIL



26-5 133 HMBCSAVING THE RARE SMALL BLUE BUTTERFLY IN ST ALBANS– PROJECT LAUNCH

10.30am – 12.30pm
WILDLIFE / CHILD FRIENDLY / FREE

Short indoor talk on plans for a new butterfly habitat in Chiswell Green. Guided walk (1 mile) around the wildflower meadow and site for the new chalk bank.
Where The Lounge, Greenwood Park Community Centre, Tippendell Lane, Chiswell Green AL2 3HW
Info Presentation indoors, butterfly walk – weather dependent. Malcolm Hull 07768 154324.
HERTS AND MIDDX BUTTERFLY CONSERVATION


TUESDAY 28TH MAY


28-590 - river verPROJECT WALKTHROUGH: IMPROVING THE RIVER VER AND LAKES

10am – 12noon
WALK / TALK / CHILD FRIENDLY / FREE

Join the project team and take a walk along the River Ver to see how an ambitious project plans to restore this rare chalk river and improve the Verulamium Park lakes.
Where Verulamium Park, St Albans (outside Inn on the Park).
Info http://www.revitalisingtheriver.co.uk 07341 509689
REVITALISING THE RIVER: ST ALBANS


WEDNESDAY 29TH MAY


29-5 3 Heartwood Forest Legacy Event (13 of 27)CAPTURING CARBON WALK: DISCOVER HEARTWOOD’S CLIMATE BENEFIT

6pm – 8pm
WALK / TALK / £5 / BOOK

Join us for an early evening guided walk around Heartwood Forest, learning about the Carbon Capture benefits of planting woodlands.
Where Heartwood Forest, Sandridge AL4 9DQ
Info http://www.woodlandtrust.org.uk/get-involved/events
THE WOODLAND TRUST



ALL FESTIVAL 11th MAY TO 1st JUNE



multi 119 - st peters churchyard - no daffodilDISCOVER ST PETER’S CHURCHYARD

11TH MAY – 1ST JUNE All day
WILDLIFE / CHILD FRIENDLY / FREE

Discover the trees and wildlife in St Peter’s Churchyard. Information available in the South Porch.
Where St Peter’s Church, St Peter’s St, St Albans AL1 3HG
Info http://www.stpeterschurch.uk.com/about-us/our-church-and-churchyard/churchyard
ST PETER’S CHURCH, ST ALBANS