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Children's Performance, Mon 29 Jul 2019 - Fri 29 Jul 2016

Westgate Gardens, Canterbury

Westgate Gardens, Canterbury

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An interactive show introducing young explorers to the fun world of birding!

Flying the Nest is a show inspired by British birds. In true Handmade Theatre style this piece is an interactive theatrical experience designed with and for children and families.

The audience are invited to sit in their very own bird nests and enrol in hatchling college and learn all about native birds and how to be a good birder.

Filled with a fantastic mix of music, drama, facts and fun, this humorous show brings to life native bird characters in a new and engaging way.

Meet on Bingley Island Local Nature Reserve which will be signed from Toddler's Cove Car Park.

Each child will be given a Bingley Island 'bird bingo' spotter sheet so they can explore after the performance!

Disabled accessPicnic sitePublic toiletsAccepts groups

Children welcome

Play area for children called Toddler's Cove.

Event details

Dates Times
Mon 29 Jul 2019 - Fri 29 Jul 2016 11:00 13:00


TICKETS (bkg fees apply*)
Adults: £4.00
Children: £3.00

Very limited spaces.

*Booking Fees Apply. By phone & in person: £1 per ticket booking fee. Online: 75p per ticket booking fee. The maximum fee you will be charged when booking by phone or in person is £8. Booking fees are unlimited online.

An additional charge of £1 applies if you would also like your tickets posted. There is no booking fee made for group bookings of 15 tickets or more or customers with access needs, when booking by phone or in person.



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Map reference: TR 144579  Lat: 51.28069 Long: 1.07413

10 minutes walk from the main bus station. 5 minutes walk from Canterbury West

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Canterbury West station


  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome

Play area for children called Toddler's Cove.

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