Whitehall Meadows LNR
Designated site name: Whitehall Meadows LNR   View map
LNR Type: Urban Fringe Type:  
County: KENT Natural England Area Team: Sussex and Kent (LNR)
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Date of Declaration: 02/03/1994 Declaring Authority: Canterbury City Council
Area (Ha): 11.63 Grid Reference: TR 139 574
Owned By:  Canterbury City Council Managed By:  Canterbury City Council in partnership with Kentish Stour Countryside Partnership
Location: Whitehall Close, Canterbury. CT2
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)

Whitehall Meadows can be found west of Toddlers Cove play area, at the end of Westgate Gardens in Canterbury.
To reach the car park, turn off St Dunstans Street into Linden Grove. Join Whitehall Road forking right to Whitehall Bridge Road. Parking can be found at the end of Whitehall Close.
Alternatively, walk through Tannery Field from the Rheims Way.

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: The meadows are characterised by damp-loving grassland plant species, and bats, snails, common reptiles, dragonflies, damselflies and butterflies are just some of the wildlife that has been seen in the meadows.

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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    Photo credit: Canterbury City Council

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