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BUTTERFLY I.D. WORKSHOP | Saturday 28th July | Bolton

    The Woodland Trust and GMLRC are running a butterfly ID workshop on the Smithills Estate, Bolton on Sat 28th July (10am to 3pm). The workshop will give you the chance to brush up on your butterfly ID skills … Continue reading

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WR 4 WILDLIFE WISHES YOU A HAPPY SUMMER SOLSTICE 2018!

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Report on Butterfly Talk and Walk in Alexandra Park on Sunday 13th May by Copland Smith.

On Sunday 13th May, Copland Smith gave a very informative Butterfly Talk in the Lodge in Alexandra Park followed by a Butterfly I.D Walk around the park to spot our local butterflies. It was a lovely day.  Below is Copland’s … Continue reading

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Summer Arrives in Alexandra Park

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Butterfly Talk and Walk in The Lodge in Alexandra Park Sunday 13th May 11:00am – 2:00pm

Come and join local butterfly enthusiast, Copland Smith, for a talk about butterflies followed by a walk around Alexandra Park to try and spot the butterflies that visit the park. Please bring binoculars, if you have any, and wear suitable … Continue reading

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Alexandra Park Amateur Photographic Competition 2018

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Dead Badger Found in Whalley Range

A dead badger was recently found in Whalley Range by a member of the local community. The Greater Manchester Ecological Unit (GMEU) produce reports for ecological consultants on the presence of protected species identified near to proposed developments.  Unfortunately, a … Continue reading

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