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image for Talk item typeAn Audience With Mike Dilger at Alton Towers Resort

  • Enjoy Staffordshire Tourism Gold Award
  • Enjoy Staffordshire Tourism Highly Commended Award

Talk, Fri 28 Apr 2017

ENJOY STAFFS TOURISM AWARDS 2016 - GOLD LARGE VISITOR ATTRACTION, HIGHLY COMMENDED BUSINESS TOURISM

CBeebies land welcomes 2 new attractions for 2017

CBeebies land welcomes 2 new attractions for 2017

Contact

Staffordshire Wildlife Trust

01889 880100

Address

Alton,
Staffordshire,
ST10 4DB

Details

Mike, from BBC's The One Show will provide an interactive and illustrated evening talk on the trials and tribulations of being a wildlife presenter. He will talk about some of his favourite filming experiences from around the world, and answer questions on what life is like being a wildlife presenter.

Mike, who has two degrees, one in Ecology and another in Botany, has a life-long passion for natural history. Born and bred in Stafford, he has risen quickly in the world of presenting and is a regular face on BBC1's The One Show and co-presenter on 'Natures Top 40' on BBC 2. He has been a presenter on the BBC’s ‘Autumnwatch’, ‘Springwatch’ and ‘Natures Calendar’, and is one of BBC 1’s ‘Inside Out’ presenting team.

Baby changing facilitiesCash PointCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (with charge)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsEnglish Heritage PropertyEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePostboxPublic toiletsPushchairs availableRegional Tourist Board MemberTelephone (public)Welcome HostWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcome

Storage lockers available for hire.

Event details

Dates Times
Fri 28 Apr 2017 19:00

Prices

Admission by ticket only, available to buy from Staffordshire Wildlife Trust. £15 - £40 per person.

Events at this Venue

date event
Fri 28 Apr An Audience With Mike Dilger
Mon 12 Jun Alton Towers Gardens open for NGS
Sat 7 - Sun 8 Oct Scarefest
Sat 14 - Sun 15 Oct Scarefest
Fri 20 - Tue 31 Oct Scarefest
Sat 4 - Sun 5 Nov Ultimate Fireworks

Location

Directions

Plan route to Alton Towers Resort using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: SK 075434  Lat: 52.98787 Long: -1.88971

By car:
Travelling North - M1 - Junction 23a or M6 - Junction 15
Travelling South - M1 - Junction 24a or M6 - Junction 16
Follow brown & white tourist signs for Alton Towers.
London: 3 hrs (150 miles)
Nottingham: 1hr (40 miles)
Manchester: 1.5 hrs (50 miles)
Sheffield: 1.5 hrs (45 miles)
Glasgow: 5 hrs (270 miles)

Disabled parking is available and is clearly signposted on arrival

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 17 miles from Stoke-on-Trent station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Cash PointCash Point
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Credit cards accepted (with charge)Credit cards accepted (with charge)
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • English Heritage PropertyEnglish Heritage Property
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • PostboxPostbox
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Pushchairs availablePushchairs available
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome

Storage lockers available for hire.