Discover the secret life of snails

Sammy the Rainbow Snail

The secret life of Sammy the Snail, Rockwell Nature Reserve

Date: Tuesday 24 July
Location: The footbridge across the River Skerne, off Salters Avenue (opposite Riverside View Care home), Darlington DL1 2AB
Time: 10.00 am – 12.30 pm
Cost: FREE
How to book: No booking required.
Getting there: Bus routes 9, 10 and 20 stop close by, and the meeting point is easy to get to by bike. Use our journey planner to plan your car-free route to DL1 2AB. Darlington cycle maps showing signposted cycle routes into town are available from Bike Stop on Skinnergate.

Free family wildlife fun with the Friends of Rockwell: Discover the secret life of snails, with super snail themed arts and crafts, mini-beast hunt and slimy snail games and puzzles, in Rockwell Nature Reserve, Darlington's largest and most popular reserve. Leave the car at home and walk, cycle or use the bus (under 5s go free) to get into town for this fun event.

Suitable for all ages, children need to bring an adult with them. No booking needed, come along at any time. For more info, email Sue at or call 01287 636382.

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