Dorset Wildlife Trust in September

AUTUMN for Dorset Wildlife Trust continues with walks and events throughout September.

Thursday 26th – Wildlife wellbeing walk at Chesil, 11am, gentle, relaxing, health walk around Chesil Beach and the Fleet Lagoon, taking in the seasonal wildlife. Over 18’s only. Free event. No need to book.

Healthy walk at Lytchett Bay, 2pm, keep fit end have fun with a circular walk at Lytchett Bay.  Meet at The Hub, 193 Turlin Road, Poole, BH16 5DN.  Free event, no need to book. Visit

Saturday 28th – Drawing autumn berries and seed heads in graphite pencil, day course taught by Penny Brown. Explore the wonderful variety of autumnal hedgerow plants in this one-day botanical drawing workshop. Book at

Sunday 29th – Fungi Foray, Kingcombe Meadows, a chance to learn about the amazing array of fungi among the ancient pastures of Kingcombe Meadows, with expert John Wright –

Rockpool ramble, 2pm, guided ramble in Kimmeridge Bay  to discover wildlife on the seashore.  Wild Seas Centre.

Pictured: Bumblebee at Kingcombe; photograph by Catherine Bolado.