Folkestone Warren LNR
Designated site name: Folkestone Warren LNR   View map
LNR Type: Urban Fringe Type:  
County: KENT Natural England Area Team: Sussex and Kent (LNR)
Other overlapping designations: Folkestone Warren SSSI
Date of Declaration: 01/01/1990 Declaring Authority: Shepway District Council
Area (Ha): 83.62 Grid Reference: TR 244 373
Owned By:  Shepway District Council Managed By:  The White Cliffs Countryside Trust
Location: Wear Bay Road, Paddock Wood, CT19
How to get there: Please check how to get to the LNR e.g. Using Traveline Traveline website or phone 0871 200 22 33 (chargeable call)

Buses: 205 - Autocar Bus Service - stops outside the reserve.

Visitor facilities: We advise you to check information about the current visitor facilities before you go to the LNR e.g. through the local authority or managing body's website.

What to see: Folkestone Warren is an area of rough grass and scrub at the foot of the cliffs of great interest to naturalists because it provides the home to several rare species of plant. Wild cabbage, Nottingham catchfly, Stinking iris or Woodspurge may be seen. The blue Adonis butterfly is dependent on the Horseshoe vetch which thrives here.

Volunteer and 'Friends': For information about volunteering and 'Friends' groups, please contact the manager and see teh local authority or managing body's website.
Contact the local authority or owner of the LNR for further information - e.g. through the Local authority website.

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