The Aspinall Foundation

14/08/2018

Make a Date with Port Lympne and Howletts!

A date to a wild animal park - whether it’s your first or your hundredth - is fun, creative and unique, with so much to see and do. At Port Lympne Hotel & Reserve, you can hop on board a safari truck and have the chance to see over 700 animals as...

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14/08/2018

Romantic Date Ideas for Adventurous Couples in Kent

If you and your partner love to try new things and face up to new challenges, you’ll probably want more than just a stroll in the park or sit down meal. You want excitement, adventure, thrills and once in a lifetime experiences!

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09/08/2018

Our First Date Ideas

Meeting someone for the first time, just the two of you can be nerve-racking, which is why many people opt for alternative first date ideas. Something fun and exciting can often be a lot less intense and allows the initial meet to be less awkward.

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07/08/2018

Gelada Born At Howletts

Primate keepers at Howletts Wild Animal Park, near Canterbury, have announced the birth of a baby gelada.

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07/08/2018

Giraffe Calf Takes First Steps On The African Experience.

Port Lympne Hotel & Reserve’s female giraffe calf has taken her first steps out onto The African Experience – 110 acres of Kentish savannah, at the popular wild animal reserve, alive with African animals.

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04/08/2018

Everything you need to know when adopting an animal with The Aspinall Foundation

According to the IUCN red list, 16,306 species are threatened with extinction. However, here at The Aspinall Foundation, we’re working hard to significantly reduce the number of threatened species through our breeding programs.

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16/07/2018

Introducing The Mighty Achilles!

Howletts Wild Animal Park, near Canterbury, have announced the arrival of Achilles, a male Sumatran tiger.

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11/07/2018

What's On at Port Lympne

Aside from the amazing array of animals and keeper tours at Port Lympne, there’s always loads going on to get involved with, from after-hours tours to extra events. Check out some of the biggest things happening at the park across the year…

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06/07/2018

Why Port Lympne is Great Whatever the Weather

You can always count on the British weather to be one thing: unpredictable. Which can make it difficult to make any kind of plans with your kids on weekends or during school holidays! What can you do with kids when it’s raining?

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21/06/2018

Gorilla Birth Marks An Outstanding Record For Conservation Charity

Gorilla keepers at Port Lympne Hotel & Reserve are celebrating as Tamba, a western lowland gorilla, gave birth to her 6th infant on Friday 25th May.  This is the 17th gorilla infant to be sired by silverback, Kouillou. 

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