Scary Scavenger Hunt – Friday 30th October!

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Westgate Parks Scarecrow Trail Results 2015

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Kent Young Carers Activity Day in the Westgate Parks

On the 21st August a group of Kent Young Carers came for a day out in the Westgate Parks. They had a go at geo-caching, an electronic treasure trail, made some elder pencils using natural materials … [Read more...]

Westgate Parks Open Day Photographs

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Physic Garden Update

Under the guidance of Joanne, our trainee conservtion officer, the Friends of Westgate Parks volunteer team have been working hard on the physic garden this Summer and we hope you agree it is already … [Read more...]

Westgate Parks Scarecrow Trail October 10th 2015

Please download the entry form here: Scarecrow Trail 2015 … [Read more...]

Open Day Saturday 11th July 2015

An action packed day of family fun plus a chance to take part in an exciting archaeological dig to expose more of Roman Watling Street will be drawing crowds to Canterbury’s Westgate Gardens on … [Read more...]

Art in the Park

A top tourist venue in Canterbury is set to welcome a herd of deer on Saturday, June 20. 10am - 3pm But visitors to Canterbury City Council’s Westgate Gardens will discover the deer will not be … [Read more...]

Beetlemania – Westgate Parks Invertebrate Resource news

Since ‘Beetles of Bingley Island’ appeared (, work on the beetles has been limited – some … [Read more...]

Lavender maze in the Physic Garden

The physic garden at Canterbury’s Westgate Gardens is beginning to take shape – and the project is being keenly watched over by pupils from Simon Langton Grammar School for Girls. More than 30 … [Read more...]

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