London Pass BlogBack to Blog
Fascinating insight into our feathered friends
Published: Tuesday 11th of November 2008
A leading science writer will discuss and sign copies of his new book on the lives of birds at the London Wetland Centre later this month.
Colin Tudge will present Consider the Birds: How They Live and Why They Matter, a follow up to his successful The Secret Life of Trees, at the popular London attraction on November 16th.
The session at the Wetland Centre will see him read from and discuss the book which seeks to uncover the role that birds play in the ecosystem and explore several fascinating aspects of their lives.
With interests ranging from genetics to the relationship between science and religion, Mr Tudge has made documentaries for the BBC and published a number of popular and critically-lauded books on different scientific topics.
The London Wetland Centre, located in Barnes in West London, is run by the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust and is one of its nine specialist wetland centres across the UK.
LondonPass holders can enjoy free entry to the London Wetland Centre, saving £8.95 for adults and £4.95 for children.
Follow The London Pass blog to learn about the latest news with attractions, sights and sightseeing events in the city. As well as useful tips, hints and advice for visitors to the city and how to make the most of your sightseeing time in London. We hope you enjoy…
Tuesday 23rd of April 2013 Things to do in London: Add a touch of royalty to your trip at the Queen's Gallery
London attractions: Discover the other side of household favourites at the Museum of Brands, Packaging and Advertising
Monday 22nd of April 2013 Things to do in London: Discover the other side of household favourites at the Museum of Brands, Packaging and Advertising
Sunday 21st of April 2013 London attractions: Francis Goodman featured at the National Portrait Gallery
Wednesday 17th of April 2013 Things to do in London: Get your hands on the FA Cup with a Wembley Stadium Tour
Tuesday 16th of April 2013 Things to do in London: Explore the seven seas with London Maritime Museum
London attractions: The National Theatre is one of the most important cultural landmarks in the British entertainment sector
Tuesday 16th of April 2013 If you are looking for things to do in London, why not consider a trip down to the National Theatre? If...
Monday 15th of April 2013 London attractions: Meet the newborns at London Zoo
Sunday 14th of April 2013 Things to do in London: Take a step back through history at the Jewish Museum
Saturday 13th of April 2013 Things to do in London: Come and bear witness to musical magnificence at Westminster Abbey
Friday 12th of April 2013 Things to do in London: Come see the amazing courtship of the cranes at London Wetland Centre
Thursday 11th of April 2013 London attractions: Celebrations take off at BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Museum