Nature on our Doorstep – Guided Tours for 2023, Ely

Visit Ely is partnering with Dr Mark Welch to bring “Nature on Our Doorstep”, a series of four guided tours taking place between May and October 2023.  For further details and ticket prices go to

Denny Abbey Farmland Museum, May Day Celebration, Monday 1st May, 10am-4pm

Events will include maypole dancing, traditional music and morris dancing, garden games and crafts for children. For more information go to

People’s Trust for Endangered Species Water Vole Survey

The survey is part of PTES’ National Water Vole Monitoring Programme.  Volunteers are asked to find their nearest stream, ditch, river or canal, and look out for water voles, listen for their characteristic ‘plop’ as they dive into the water, or see the signs they leave behind - from footprints and burrows in the riverbank to feeding signs and droppings.  To access the free online training, to sign…

St George's Fayre, Sunday 23rd April 2023, March, Cambridgeshire

Stalls, live music, food and interactive art sessions.  Go to for more information. 

Earth Day Workshop, Wild Eel Suncatcher and Nature Journal, Saturday 22nd April, 11am – 12pm or 2pm – 3pm, Ely Museum

A free workshop with local artist, Laura Pearson-Clark of Art In The Burrow on Saturday 22 April from 11-12 or from 2-3. Ideal for children aged 7+, who will be able to make a ‘Wild Eel Suncatcher and Nature Journal’.  For more information and to prebook go to