Have yourself some animal magic this spring!
Book now to be up with the lark (and the lapwing, the buzzard and the sandpiper) for the 5am Dawn Chorus at the London Wetland Centre. Catching an early flight in west London has never been so magical. Queen Elizabeth’s Walk, SW13 9WT. May 3.
GOLDERS HILL PARK
Go wild at the open-air menagerie at Golders Hill Park, as fallow deer, donkeys, lemurs and an aviary of weird and wonderful birds all prepare to get their seasonal rut on. West Heath Rd, NW11 7QP.
BATTERSEA PARK POOCH PARADE
Support the Zoological Society of London’s roarsome Lions400 campaign – aiming to save the last 400 Asiatic lions – by registering your beloved mutt for its Pooch Parade: a 2.5km sponsored dogwalk around Battersea Park. It’s the mane event! Battersea Park, SW11 4NJ. Mar 22.