Pensthorpe Natural Park - Wild about the Wensum

Jess French, best known for 'Minibeast Adventures with Jess', on CBeebies, is opening the hugely popular Wild about the Wensum event at Pensthorpe Natural Park, near Fakenham, Norfolk on Saturday 6 May, 2017. Jess who is is a nature enthusiast and qualified vet, grew up in Norfolk and still lives and works in the county.

Jess will officially open the event at 11am and will lead a mini bug hunt from 11.15am to 11.45am.

Now in its 11th year, Wild about the Wensum is held on behalf of the Pensthorpe Conservation Trust. The event aims to encourage people of all ages, particularly children, to enjoy the wonderful Wensum Valley and what it has to offer.

Each year there is a different theme connected to the River Wensum and its valley, with this year's theme being 'Endangered Species - Children in the Countryside.'