Bat fans can enjoy getting up close to, and even listening in on, the nocturnal navigators at a special wildlife event near Illogan.

The "little bit of battiness" bat walk on Saturday, May 17 is free, but booking is essential

Visitors can join the Cornwall Wildlife Trust’s bat expert for a fascinating walk through the woods and tune into the amazing sounds of the nocturnal world.

With special bat detectors you will be able to hear the shouts of the different species of bat as they navigate their way around the trees locating their next delicious moth meal.

Booking is essential and make sure you bring sturdy shoes and a torch.

Contact 01872 273939 to reserve your place.

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