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National Insect Week returns in 2020

Butterfly Walk at Horsenden Hill

Sunday, July 1, 2018 - 09:30 to 13:00

White-letter Hairstreak and other summer butterflies including Marbled White and Purple Hairstreak, also the inspection of a moth trap run on the previous night. Joint event with the Friends of Horsenden Hill.

Grid reference/postcode: TQ163840 [Landranger Map 176]

Meet 9:30 at Horsenden Farm, Horsenden Lane North, Greenford. Morning walk to finish approx 13:00

Toilets near the car park but not on the walk itself. Terrain is a little uneven in parts – insect repellent advisable! Bring packed lunch if staying all day.

Contact Dave Howdon ~ 020 8426 6621

Did you know?

Chan's megastick

The longest recorded insect is Chan's megastick, a stick insect species from Borneo which can be up to 56.6cm long.

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