CPRE Cambridgeshire and Peterborough 2023 AGM, Thursday 26th October, 7.30pm, online

We are delighted to welcome to our online AGM guest speaker Dr Rob Larter of the British Antarctic Survey who will talk about “The future of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet and implications for sea-level rise”.

Dr Rob Larter is a marine geoscientist and is the UK science lead in the Science Coordination Office for the International Thwaites Glacier Collaboration (ITGC). You can read more about…

Apple Day, Saturday 21st October, 11am – 4pm, Ramsey Heights nature reserve

This celebration of all things apple includes food and drink, seasonal arts and crafts, children’s activities, eco-friendly market stalls and nature trails and wildlife discovery.  For more information go to https://www.wildlifebcn.org/events/2023-10-21-apple-day?fbclid=IwAR2lkeYkrlUfC7iYhUJwTjhYdhniRsrs2zBN4EQZss0fFi5a0IjdJBGCmLA

Food for the Planet Festival, Saturday, 21st October 21 – Sunday 29th October, Cambridge

This week-long festival, with a theme of "Climate Action On A Plate”, aims to inspire and encourage people to take positive action towards a climate diet, whether this is through reducing food waste, growing fruit and veg or reducing meat and dairy consumption. Includes family friendly workshops, stalls, activities, restaurant discounts and days out across the city.  For more information go to

Reaching for the Stars (for Real) talk, Tuesday 17th October, 7pm – 9pm, Staff Mess, of HMP Whitemoor

After the talk and if it is a clear enough night there will be the opportunity to drive to Rings End Local Nature Reserve for star-gazing.  If it is not clear enough, another talk will take place at the Prison's Staff Mess. Star-themed cakes and (normal) drinks will be on offer! Location: Staff Mess, HMP Whitemoor, Longfellow Road, PE15 0PR.

Great Ouse Valley Trust event, Water and Wildlife, Friday 13th October, 7.30pm, at Needingworth Village Hall

Chris Gerrard, Catchment and Biodiversity Officer at Anglian Water will be speaking about water and wildlife and what nature-based solutions Anglian Water are developing to help with current water issues. Light refreshments will be available - to help GOVT gauge how much will be needed we need please let them know if you plan to attend by emailing helenboothman@btinternet.com