Comic opera

ENJOY an open air performance of a famous comic opera in the beautiful setting of Wallington’s grassed courtyard on Sunday evening.

Illyria return with a swashbuckling version of Gilbert and Sullivan’s The Pirates of Penzance, which is full of wonderful melodies, wit and humour.

The event starts at 7.30pm. Tickets are priced £19 for adults and £9.50 children.They can be booked in advance. For more information, telephone the box office on 0844 2491895 or email

l Join in with Wallington’s wild scavenger hunt in the woods on Thursday, August 18. Visitors can also meet some animals from The Sanctuary. Between 11am and 12.30pm and/or 1.30pm and 3pm. Normal admission charges apply – activities may change according to the weather.