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News and Media

Oct
1

Outdoor Play closed for improvements, re-opening Friday (3 Oct)

Outdoor Play area closed for 2 days (Oct 1-2 only) An intrepid team of volunteers will be replacing the matting in our Outdoor Play area on October 1-2 (Weds-Thurs). We therefore regret that this area will be closed to visiting schools and the general public for two days. The work is not expected to affect the Outdoor Café Patio and […]

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Sep
26

Traffic Diversion (30 Sept-2 Oct)

Traffic Diversion (30 Sept-2 Oct) Please note that due to routine road maintenance, a traffic diversion is expected to be in place on the B4009 between Hampstead Norreys and Aldworth/Ashampstead villages, starting SEPT 30, 2014. Access to the Living Rainforest is expected to be affected for up to 3 days (until OCT 2). Please allow extra travel time for your […]

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Sep
16

2015 essay competition theme announced

2015 essay competition focuses on education for a sustainable future The Trust for Sustainable Living is pleased to announce that the theme of its 5th Annual International Schools Essay Competition is the future of sustainability education. The competition, which last year welcomed the participation of schools from 73 countries, is inviting schoolchildren around the world to imagine […]

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Sep
15

Travel advice (Sept 20-21): Newbury Show diversion route

Travel advice (Sept 20-21, 2015): Newbury Show diversion route Planning to visit the Living Rainforest this weekend (Sept 20-21)? There will be a diversion route around Chieveley (M4 junction 13) on both days, due to Newbury Show. Please follow this link for further information.

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Jul
17

2014 TSL International Schools Essay Competition winners

Chinyere Ogbo wins Grand Prize 2014, Ismael Costa wins Primary Category A 15-year old girl from Nigeria has won the Grand Prize in this year’s TSL International Schools Essay Competition, after securing 1st Place in the Secondary Schools Category. Chinyere Ogbo’s essay was selected from a field of over 1,000 entries from 73 countries. Last year, she won first place […]

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May
25

Amazing Jade Vine in bloom

Amazing Jade Vine in bloom Our rare Jade Vine hasn’t flowered for a few years but it has just started to bloom. Don’t miss these spectacular flowers. You’ll find them in Amazonica House, conveniently dangling above the crocodile pit!

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May
20

May half term is Love your zoo week

Join us this May half term for ‘Love your zoo week’ Come learn about the important work that zoos, aquariums, wildlife parks and gardens do to help conserve threatened animal species and educate school, public and other audiences. Throughout May half term (May 24-June 1), the Living Rainforest will be running a variety of special tours, talks […]

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Apr
11

Easter 2014 is pure Monkey Madness

Easter 2014 is pure Monkey Madness Enjoy a monkey-themed time at the Living Rainforest this Easter! Tours, talks, children’s workshops and more – see our online events calendar for further details. Please note that events vary daily and run until 21st April (inclusive).  

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Mar
2

Announcing our runner in the Virgin Money London Matharon 2014 – Victoria Waight

Announcing our runner in the Virgin Money London Marathon 2014 – Victoria Waight We are delighted to announce that Victoria Waight is to be our runner in the Virgin Money London Marathon 2014, which takes place on 13th April 2014. Victoria didn’t take much persuading to run for The Living Rainforest.  As soon as Kirsty, our […]

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Oct
8

2014 international schools essay competition theme announced

2014 international schools essay competition theme announced The theme of the 2014 International Schools Essay Competition is, What does ‘sustainable living’ mean to you? Schools from around the world with children aged 7-17 are once again invited to enter. Last year’s competition (‘Who is responsible?’) attracted 831 entries from 65 countries and participation is expected to be even […]

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