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Our March Destination of the Month is Armenia.

Bradt is moving premises! From the 15th March 2019 our address will be 31a High Street, Chesham, Bucks, HP5 1BW. Our telephone number will remain the same. 

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 After a very successful first year, Bradt’s Big Cat Festival returns for 2019, with another packed day of inspiring talks and practical workshops. Full details of speakers and sessions will be released in due course, but we are thrilled to announce Chris Packham as our headline speaker for this year’s event. It’s the ultimate big day out for big cat lovers!

Meet the Speakers!

Meet the Speakers - Chris Packham
Chris Packham 
Meet the Speakers - Amy Dickman
Dr Amy Dickman 
Meet the Speakers - Luke Barnett
Luke Barnett 
Meet the Speakers - Paul Goldstein
Paul Goldstein 
Meet the Speakers - John Rendall & Derek Cattani
John Rendall & Derek Cattani 
Meet the Speakers - Brian Jackman
Brian Jackman 

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Are you an aspiring wildlife photographer? Enter our competition to win the title of Big Cat Festival Photographer of the YearClick here for more info.

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Hilary Bradt inducted into the LATA Hall of Fame

In March 2019 our founder Hilary Bradt was inducted into the LATA Hall of Fame at a special event at the House of Commons. 


International Women's Day - celebrating Dervla Murphy

Hilary Bradt celebrates International Women's Day with this piece about her friend Dervla Murphy, who is being awarded the highest accolade from the British Guild of Travel Writers, the Lifetime Achievement Award.


Flora and fauna on Lundy

Despite its unassuming size, Lundy is home to a wide variety of plants and animals.


Best churches in North Devon and Exmoor

Adding to their other treasures, North Devon and Exmoor boast some exquisite churches.