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Walking Event, Sat 6 May 2017, free entry

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Contact

Chesterfield Visitor Information Centre

01246 345777/8

Address

Hasland Road,
Hasland,
CHESTERFIELD,
Derbyshire,
S41 0AQ

Events at this Venue

date event
Mon 3 - Sat 8 Apr Anne Boleyn - A Drama by Howard Benton
Tue 11 - Sat 15 Apr Chess: The Musical
Sat 6 May Bumblebee Safari

Details

Did you know that there are 24 species of bumblebee in the UK? Could you tell the difference between a bumblebee and a honeybee? Want to know more?

Join us for a guided walk around Eastwood Park and find out more about the interesting lives of bumblebees. Our guide will point out different species along the way and share fascinating facts about these familiar creatures. Find out which flowers bumblebees love the best and discover the amazing link between bumblebees and tomato ketchup!
1 mile, easy access, no stiles

Family friendly walk
Meet at Sports Pavilion, Eastwood Park, Hasland Road, Hasland, Chesterfield. S41 0AY
BOOKING ESSENTIAL
Children welcome (must be accompanied by an adult if under 16)
No dogs allowed
Suitable for pushchairs and independent wheelchair users
Toilet available on route
Accessible by public transport
Number 54 from Church Way (stop H2) at 12:40, arrives Hasland Toll Bar at 12:46
Number 54 from Hasland Toll Bar at 14:08, arrives Chesterfield 14:15
Check details on www.travelineeastmidlands.co.uk
Circular walk
Free parking
Ordnance Survey grid reference: SK 396 697
Organised by Bumblebee Conservation Trust

Walk Route: Circular

Access: Wheelchair/pushchair frinedly

Duration: 1 hour

Miles: 1

Cash PointGift shopPostboxTelephone (public)

Children welcomeDisabled access

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 6 May 2017 13:00 to 14:00

Prices

Free entry

Location

Directions

See location of Hasland on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SK 394696  Lat: 53.22198 Long: -1.41133

From North/South
Leave M1 motorway at junction 29 and take A617 towards Chesterfield. Leave by the first slip road (approx 2¼ miles) and, at traffic lights, turn left. At sharp left bend turn right (B6039). Follow road for approx 1½ miles into Hasland.

From East
Follow A617 to junction with M1 motorway, then follow route from North/South

From West
Follow A619 to Chesterfield and at traffic light controlled roundabout (B&Q) select middle lane and take 3rd exit. Keep in left lane and, at traffic lights, go straight on. On passing Coach Station select right hand lane and, at roundabout, take 3rd exit. At next roundabout select left lane and take 2nd exit (A617). Leave A617 immediately by 1st slip road. At junction go straight on, following road across A617. Continue to follow road round to left and for approx ½ mile to Hasland.

Accessible by Public Transport: 2 miles from Chesterfield station

Facilities

  • Cash PointCash Point
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • PostboxPostbox
  • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
 
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