Animals & Wildlife

Coventry Wine Circle on their VE Day-themed trip to West Midlands Safari Park

First day trip since lockdown was “just what we needed” says organiser

June Britain, organiser for Coventry Wine Circle, said her members felt safe on their first outing since lockdown, a rearranged VE Day themed trip to West Midlands Safari Park.

Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens

Cotswold Wildlife Park: welcoming groups for 50 years

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The Cotswold Wildlife Park and Gardens near Burford in Oxfordshire, is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year and continues to inspire future generations.

ZSL London Zoo

A quick chat with… Daniel Kane, senior keeper at ZSL London Zoo

We catch up with Daniel about his role, favourite animal and why groups are so important to ZSL. 

Kate Humble

Longleat’s virtual safari is watched by half a million viewers

In just three days, Longleat’s free online tour of the Safari Park was viewed by 554,000 people around the world.

Alpaca stock

GLT’s top picks: 6 wildlife experiences for groups

In celebration of World Wildlife Day, we’re sharing some of our favourite group wildlife activities available in the UK.

Simon and Thelma at MonkeyWorld

Give your group the feel-good factor at Monkey World in Dorset

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Monkey World, the internationally-acclaimed ape rescue centre, is home to over 250 rescued and endangered monkeys and apes. 

Lakeland Farm Visitor Centre

Up-close farming demonstrations available at new Lake District attraction

The Lakeland Farm Visitor Centre, the first purpose built indoor farming attraction in England, is welcoming group bookings.  

Port Lympne Hotel & Reserve The African Experience

Port Lympne: glamping, gorillas and group dining

Lions and tigers and bears… oh my! Rachel Bailey reports back from a safari-themed weekend at Port Lympne in Kent, highlighting why a trip to the animal reserve is a must for other groups.

Tower of London

Annual VisitBritain survey reveals England’s most popular attractions

VisitBritain’s annual study on the number of visits to different attractions has been released, with two London sites taking first place in the top ten paid and free places to go. 

Nigel Marven

Nigel Marven among guest speakers at the North West Bird Watching Festival

The North West Bird Watching Festival will return to the WWT (The Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust) Martin Mere Wetland Centre in November, bringing together a wide range of expert speakers in Lancashire.

Animal Adventure ZSL London Zoo

ZSL London Zoo opens new Animal Adventure mini zoo

ZSL London Zoo has opened its new Animal Adventure mini zoo, consisting of a nature-inspired adventure play park, a Splash Zone and more than 50 animals on display.

Drusillas Park's April Fool prank

Did you believe these April Fools’ pranks?

Some of the country’s top attractions and tour operators have been getting into the April Fools’ spirit today with some weird and wonderful pranks.