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Sacred Springs of Folkestone Downs

Sunday 24th February 2019

Time: 2:00pm

Meeting Point:  Far end of Holywell Avenue (by kissing gate into field), Folkestone (TR 224 277). 

Leader:  Alfie Gay, White Cliffs Countryside Partnership (07734 777380)

Come and join us on an early spring walk on Folkestone Downs to visit the freshwater springs of Holywell Fen, the site of a prehistoric settlement and now a sheltered oasis for a rich variety of wildlife. We’ll look out for early spring wildflowers and buds amongst the chalk grassland and hedgerows as we walk. Donation appreciated.  1.5 miles (2 hours). Dogs on leads.