A beast of a day

Youngsters are being invited to come face-to-face with bug-eyed creatures next week.

A bug-tastic safari in search of mini beasts is being staged by the Forestry Commission at Chambers Farm Wood, near Wragby, on Tuesday May 31.

Ranger Mary Porter said: “Insects are wondrous creatures and we’ll be exploring the wood and offering tips on identifying them. Children will also be able make an insect out of recycled materials.

The session takes place between 10am and 1pm. The cost is £5 per person and booking is required on 01623 822447.