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18-07-2012 : WILTSHIRE WILDLIFE TRUST IN DEVIZES

If you are in Devizes this Saturday on your Canal Boat Holiday pop along to the Market Square and meet the Wiltshire Wildlife Trust.

They will be in the town for the day and as well as tours to local reserves there will be a host of wildlife experiences and activities.

There will be something on offer for the whole family including food tasting and cooking, childrens activities, demonstrations, swap shop and a cake stall.

Some specialist cows and sheep will be joining them and there will be a species spotting trail around the town.

You can cruise to Devizes at meet the Wiltshire Wildlife Trust on a Canal Boat Holiday booked from Hilperton Marina.

Whilst exploring Devizes visit the Wiltshire Heritage Museum to get an insight on the wealth of history, lore and legend in the area.

The collections include displays associated with some of the most famous landmarks in the world including the World Heritage Sites of Stonehenge.

Sample the beers and take a tour of the Wadworth Brewery Visitor centre and discover how the beer is still brewed by old fashioned methods today.

Look out for the working shire horses who are a familiar sight in the streets of Devizes and visit their stables to meet them.

Spend a day at Lacock Abbey which is most famous for being the where William Henry Fox Talbot took his very first negative photograph of a window in the abbey.

If the rooms look familiar it is because the Abbey was used for some of the filming of Harry Potter see how much of Hogwarts you can recognise.

When it comes to the town centre Devizes retains its individuality and offers visitors a wealth of shopping opportunities.

From the enchanting cobbled alleyways with specialist retailers to the indoor and outdoor markets.

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