Coronavirus (COVID-19) update

Due to the recommendations from government, Huntingdonshire District Council have made the decision to close their Countryside Service Centres to the public. They will be reviewing this policy at the end of April.

Therefore, as of 18th March 2020, the Visitor Centre, including the toilets at Paxton Pits Nature Reserve are now closedAll Work Parties, Events and Wildlife Surveys will cease until further notice.

The paths will remain open but please keep your distance from other people who may be out for a walk while we are in quarantine.

Ordinarily, The Friends of Paxton Pits Nature Reserve organises a wide range of activities and events to help raise funds for the Reserve. These range from talks and demonstrations to celebrations and tick ‘n’ twitch days. Events are open to all unless otherwise stated.

Please phone if you have any special needs, in particular, regarding the use of wheelchairs and pushchairs. (Visitors’ Centre: 01480 406795)

Visitors are advised to wear suitable clothing for outdoor events with strong boots or shoes, and hats in the summer sun.

Download a copy of the latest events programme here.

March 2020
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
24 February, 2020 25 February, 2020 26 February, 2020 27 February, 2020 28 February, 2020 29 February, 2020 1 March, 2020
2 March, 2020

9:30am: Cancelled: Nature journaling at Paxton Pits

9:30am: Cancelled: Nature journaling at Paxton Pits
3 March, 2020 4 March, 2020 5 March, 2020 6 March, 2020 7 March, 2020 8 March, 2020

9:30am: FPPNR Work Party - Bird survey routes

9:30am: FPPNR Work Party - Bird survey routes
9 March, 2020 10 March, 2020 11 March, 2020 12 March, 2020

9:30am: FPPNR Work Party - Bird survey routes

9:30am: FPPNR Work Party - Bird survey routes
13 March, 2020 14 March, 2020 15 March, 2020
16 March, 2020 17 March, 2020 18 March, 2020 19 March, 2020 20 March, 2020 21 March, 2020 22 March, 2020
23 March, 2020 24 March, 2020 25 March, 2020 26 March, 2020 27 March, 2020 28 March, 2020 29 March, 2020
30 March, 2020

9:30am: Cancelled: Nature journaling at Paxton Pits

9:30am: Cancelled: Nature journaling at Paxton Pits
31 March, 2020 1 April, 2020 2 April, 2020 3 April, 2020 4 April, 2020 5 April, 2020