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The joint Mildenhall Wareen Lodge & Rex Graham Reserve Open Day is on Sunday May 28th

The next FoTF Conservation Event of is on Sunday 21st May

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Mildenhall Warren Lodge Open Day 2017 - 28th May 2017 09:30 -> 15:30

Mildenhall Warren Lodge

On Sunday May 28th 2017 Friends of Thetford Forest (FoTF) will be holding the annual open day at Mildenhall Warren Lodge, which FoTF has helped conserve via a number of FoTF project.

View the 600 year-old Mildenhall Warren Lodge and learn how rabbits were farmed for their meat and their fur.

The warren lodge is situated in Mildenhall Woods, north of the Barton Mills Roundabout.

From the A1065, the minor road (on the left coming south from Brandon and on the right coming north from Barton Mills) is signed 'Household Waste Site. Turn here and drive past the Household Waste Site to the Forestry Commission car-parking area, signed as 'Mildenhall Warren Lodge' The Lodge is about ten minutes walk up the hill. Temporary signage will be on the A1065. Grid Ref TL735752

You will also have an opportunity to visit the nearby Rex Graham Reserve which is only open to the public on this annual open day

Rex Graham Reserve Open Day 2017 - 28th May 2017 09:30 -> 15:30

Orchid at Rex Graham Reserve

On Sunday 28th May Rex Graham Reserve will be holding it's annual open day, the only time the public have access to Rex Graham Reserve

Visit the Rex Graham Reserve to see largest colony of military orchids in Britain.

The Rex Graham Reserve is situated at Ride 306 in Mildenhall Woods, on the bA1101 towards Bury St Edmunds, off the five-ways roundabout at Barton Mills. Parking is via ride 306 and will be signed off A1101 on the open day (locked at all other times). There is a boardwalk and steep steps down to the pit and no dogs are allowed. Grid ref: TL 737746.

Nightjar Evening, King's Forest - 27th June 2017 20:30

An unforgettable experience as the summer dusk falls on the forest. Meet at the Kings Forest Picnic Site Car Park on the B1106 Elveden to Bury Road (Grid Ref TL825748).

Nightjar Evening, King's Forest - 4th July 2017 20:30

An unforgettable experience as the summer dusk falls on the forest. Meet at the Kings Forest Picnic Site Car Park on the B1106 Elveden to Bury Road (Grid Ref TL825748).

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