July 29, 2011
and tortoises on show at Secret World this weekend
and tortoises will be in the spotlight during a
special event at East Huntspill's Secret World Wildlife Centre
charity in New Road, East Huntspill, will be open to the public
from 10am-4pm on both Saturday (July 30th) and Sunday (July 31st)
for its annual Tortoise and Hedgehog Weekend.
will be able to find out how to attract hedgehogs to their garden
and get the chance to see the animals up close. This is also an
opportunity to see tortoises and terrapins - big and small. The
British Chelonia Group will also be here with Eric, a giant tortoise
weighing in at three stone," Secret World's Sara Cowen told
Refreshments will be available as well as ferret racing, a hedgehog
roadshow, a childrens play area and a wildlife facts and
There will be no admission charge but Secret World does invite
donations towards its work.