Thursday 9 January 2014
Local expert Nick Heasman will explain many things that make the countryside and community of Buriton very special: from the wonderful starry night skies above our heads to the huge natural reservoir of the chalk rocks below our feet - via all the special plants, trees and wildlife all around us. Very few parts of the planet are special enough to be included in National Parks - Buriton is one of those special places ...
Thursday 9 January 2014
70 years ago hundreds of allied troops were camped in and around the parish in the build up to the D Day Landings and Operation Overlord. Buriton Village Association is working in partnership with the D Day Museum in Southsea to find out as much as possible about this period of local history - and a special evening talk will be held on Tuesday 10th June.
Thursday 9 January 2014
Special adviser on the Speilberg film 'War Horse', Andy Robertshaw will give a fascinating insight into the making of a major blockbuster movie as well as unique knowledge about the role of horses in the conflicts of the First World War. Specially arranged for half-term week, this talk will appeal to adults and children of all ages.
Thursday 9 January 2014
An excellent series of films has been arranged for the spring of 2014 with some very recently released films - and international award nominees.
Thursday 9 January 2014
Come and help identify as many species of wildlife as possible in a 24-hour period. Begins at 4pm on Saturday 9th August and finishes at 4pm on Sunday 10th. More details from Queen Elizabeth Country Park on 02392 595040