Declaration of the rights of the River Cam, Wednesday 21st June, 6pm (celebration 4pm – 9.30pm), Jesus Green (between lock and tennis courts)

The Friends of the River Cam invite you to re-declare the rights of the River Cam on Wednesday 21st June. Activities include music, poems, choirs, river tales and art activities for children. Bring a picnic! The declaration of the rights of the Cam, whereby people pledge to become the guardians of the River is the focus of this celebration. For more information about the Friends of the river Cam…

LEAF Open Farm Sunday, Sunday 11 June 2023, 10am-4pm, RSPB Hope Farm, Knapwell, Cambridgeshire

This free event includes farm walks, tractor and trailer rides, a pop-up cinema, bug hunting, pond dipping, make your own miniature meadow and refreshments.

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Peterborough Celebrates Festival, Ferry Meadows, 19th to 21st May 2023

Peterborough Celebrates Festival is a free-to-attend family-focused festival organised by Nene Park Trust. The event will grow ambitions for art and heritage, celebrate the diversity of Peterborough and bring people together in a safe space.  For more information visit

Dr Rupert Read – Introducing the Climate Majority Project talk, Thursday 18th May, 6pm – 8pm, ARU Peterborough, Bishop's Road, PE1 5BW

Rupert Read is an Associate Professor of Philosophy at the University of East Anglia in Norwich, UK, former spokesperson for Extinction Rebellion. He is the author of several books. Dr Read will be sharing insights from the climate majority project for which he is a co-director.  For further information see

Experience the dawn chorus, guided walk, Sunday 7th May, 5am – 7am, Lark Rise Farm, Barton, CB23 7AR

This guided walk takes place on International Dawn Chorus Day 2023.  The walk will include listening for the first bird song, identifying their calls and enjoying their song.  There will also be a short walk around the farm, looking out for the birds, spotting other signs of summer and learning about how the sympathetic farming practices at Lark Rise Farm allows wildlife to thrive.  For more information…