RSPB Arne remains one of the few places in the UK where all six of the UK's native reptiles can be found. The reserve is a haven for wildlife and has many designations including SSSI, SPA and SAC status. In 2017 the RSPB acquired Hyde's Heath, on the Arne peninsula, adding another 67 hectares to the reserve.
Overview 3 Bedroom Town House for rent in Baiter Park, Poole. MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY A stunning and unique 3 bed property benefiting from panoramic Harbour views from all key rooms with kitchen/diner and bedroom to ground floor, lounge, family bathroom and 2nd bedroom first floor and spacious master to the second floor.
Dogs are allowed on a lead in these gardens. Facilities. There are public toilets at Branksome Chine car park. Access. The former pedestrian gateway is situated on Pine Drive near the bowling green car park, or you can access the gardens from Branksome Beach.
Brownsea Island lies in Poole Harbour opposite the town of Poole in Dorset, England. It is the largest of eight islands in the harbour. The island can be reached by one of the public ferries or by private boat. There is a wharf and a small dock near the main castle.
Brownsea Island is generally open to the public from March to October, via ferry from Poole. The island was reserved for Scouts and Scouters on 1 August 2007 during the Sunrise Camp. The National Trust operates a number of events throughout the summer months including guided tours, trails, and activities in the visitor centre.
About this nature reserve Canford Heath is an 850 acre site and one of the largest remaining areas of heathland in Dorset. The heath is designated as a Site of Special Scientific Interest and is protected under UK law and EU conservation directives.
lovelife.one Compton Acres is famously known for its five-themed gardens, which are filled with over 3000 species of beautiful plants from around the world. It is one of the finest privately-owned gardens in England and was founded in 1920 by Thomas William Simpson a wealthy...
Located approximately 2 miles from Poole centre, Ham Common in Hamworthy is an area of outstanding natural beauty and is twinned with Fleet Pond Nature Reserve in Fleet, Hampshire. Also often referred to as Hamworthy Common, it was declared a local nature reserve in 1992 and is home to a variety of wildlife including insects, birds and lizards.
Hamworthy Park beach is a designated dog beach and can be used all year round. Always keep dogs on a lead on the promenade. Read our dogs on the beach page. Barbecues. You can no longer have a barbecue on Hamworthy Park beach. Things to do. Visit Poole Tourism for more activities in the area.
Poole Harbour is 1.6 miles from the bed and breakfast and Sandbanks is 4.3 miles away. At the bed and breakfast, each room includes a wardrobe. A seating area is available to all guests, while some rooms come with a DVD player. Guests at Holes Bay B&B can enjoy a continental breakfast. Brownsea Island Nature Reserve is 3.1 miles from the accommodation.
Kingston Lacy is an elegant country mansion set in attractive formal gardens and extensive parkland. Explore Kingston Lacy, a lavish family home built to resemble an Italian Palace. Step inside the home of one of the most powerful families of Dorset.
Lytchett Bay is located close to the town of Upton, Dorset, United Kingdom. It is possible to walk from Lytchett Bay to Rockley Park via the shoreline path that borders the Turlin Moor estate. The most interesting part of Lychett Bay can however, only be accessed via the Turlin Moor estate and consists of areas of saltmarsh and tiny beaches.
Talks and Tours We host an informative programme of talks throughout the year relating to Poole history and the Museum's collections. For Kids There are lots of interactive exhibits around the Museum galleries and a programme of free family activities. Calendar We have an exciting programme of events and activities to suit the whole family.
The park hosts several road races such as the Race for Life and the annual Poole Festival of Running. Poole's sandy beaches are a popular tourist destination extending 4.8 kilometres (3.0 mi) along Poole Bay from the Sandbanks peninsular to Branksome Dene Chine at the border with Bournemouth.
The Railway In 2017, the Friends of Poole Park were delighted to be awarded the Poole Park Miniature Railway concession to operate the train and it’s associated facilities for a period of 30 years. This fantastic result was the culmination of much effort from the Friends committee and local supporters, through a robust tendering process.
Sandbanks Beach is undoubtedly the BEST beach on the South Coast of England …. Some would say in Britain ! Sandbanks itself is a small peninsula, which contains some of the most expensive houses and land in the country, in fact Sandbanks is becoming as famous for its well know residents and lavish lifestyles of some of its occupants as it is for its beach.
The Garden at Scaplen's Court is an Oasis of Peace in a truly gorgeous part of Poole. I particular ly like the engaging volunteers who care for it too. I call it "The Secret Garden"! If you're into ... your history, the garden is a Physic Garden, dedicated to culinary and medicinal plants and herbs.
Shell Bay and Studland Beaches. Beach Guide > The Shell Bay and Studland Beaches are of the finest quality with fine golden sand. The water is clean and safe, although it may sometimes be cool ! The beach slowly and gradually slopes away, ensuring it is safe for even the smallest of children.
Welcome to The Project Climing Centre - please use the menu at the top of the page to explore and find out about everything that we run here. Welcome to The Project Climing Centre - please use the menu at the top of the page to explore and find out about everything that we run here.
Built in 1908, the East Cliff lift is one of three that whizzes visitors and local people 52 metres from sea-level to the street above. The site, between Bournemouth and Boscombe piers, was cordoned off on Saturday night because of concerns about the safety of the clifftop, which is topped with bluebells and gorse.