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Here are the dates for this year's Fossil Forays at Folkestone.

Sunday 15th April 3pm
Sunday 27th May 3pm

Sunday 12th August 4pm

Sunday 21st October 2pm

These short walks will provide an introduction to the local geology and the fossils that can be found and explain why the landscape around East Wear Bay looks as it does. The walks last about 1.5 hours and will be visiting the rocky beach, so sturdy footwear is required. Suggested donation of £2 appreciated. The events are suitable for ages 5 and above. LEADER: TBC, GeoConservation Kent and Kent Geologists’ Group for White Cliffs Countryside Partnership (01304 241806). MEET: Outside Restaurant (The Pavilion), Wear Bay Road, Folkestone (TR 239 364). DISTANCE: 1 mile (1.5 hours). GRADE: 5 (rocky beach). We reserve the right to cancel the events at short notice on site if the weather conditions are deemed to be too dangerous.