If you struggled to get tickets for the Olympic’s in London this year, then not to fear, as the Aspinall Foundation are home to some of the best athletes in the world. For the whole of August, the Howletts and Port Lympne Wild Animal Parks will be holding their own version – The Animal Athletics!
Keepers at the Port Lympne Wild Animal Park were absolutely over the moon when female Bamboo Lemur Belle gave birth on Tuesday 17th July 2012. Amazingly, the keepers can’t tell what gender the baby is yet as it’s too small, so no name have been chosen yet.
If you’re looking for something different to do with your friends, colleagues or that special someone in your life, why not try out a VIP safari at the Aspinall Foundation’s Port and Lyme Wildlife Park. The park itself has just been voted the ‘Best Tourism Experience’ in England, so this Bespoke VIP Safari experience should be out of this world!
A massive congratulations to the Aspinall Foundation, who’s Livingstone Lodge has just won the Gold award for Best Tourism Experience in England. The award ceremony held last month in Leicester and hosted by VisitEngland, saw the overnight African safari experience at Port Lympne Wild Animal Park in Kent, strike gold.
Check out these amazing scenes as two Javan Gibbons put the new Aspinall Foundation’s new open topped enclosure through it’s paces! These endangered animals really made the most of this awesome new play area, and hopefully the new surroundings will get the pair in the mood for breeding.
Aspinall Foundation officials at the Howletts Wild Animal Park are delighted to welcome the arrival of a new baby Javan gibbon to their family. These beautiful creatures are currently the most endangered gibbon species on the planet, with as few as 2,500 remaining in their natural habitat.
Aspinall Foundation keepers at Howletts Wild Animal Park treated their animals to some Easter themed enrichment over the bank holiday weekend, animals like Easter Eggs too! The elephants and anteaters were given papier – mâché eggs, each one filled with delicious and nutritious treats to encourage stimulation and interes
Aspinall Foundation staff at the Port Lympne Wild Animal Park near Ashford in Kent were over the moon to welcome a new member to the critically endangered western lowland gorilla family. The baby was born just time for Mother’s Day to parents Mumba and Djala, though it is too early to determine the newborn’s sex.
The Aspinall Foundation are offering up an amazing prize for the ‘Have a Heart’ campaign which kicks off on Monday 5th March 2012. Bidders will be taking part in a live on air auction on the Heart Kent Breakfast Show on Friday 9th March 2012, with the prize a once in a lifetime stay for up to eight people at the park’s brand new accommodation, Livingstone Cottage.
The Aspinall Foundation is pleased to announce that they will be hosting a special three course Mother’s Day lunch at The Mansion & Gardens in their Port Lympne Park near Ashford in Kent. The historic mansion is not normally open to the public, so if you fancy doing something totally unique for the special little lady, this could definitely be the one!