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SAVE TURN MOSS – DEADLINE FOR OBJECTIONS IS WEDNESDAY 18th APRIL 2018!

  Turn Moss is green belt land bordering Stretford, Chorlton and the River Mersey. It is an area of meadowland well used and enjoyed by nature lovers, dog walkers and the general public. Trafford Council want to lease a large … Continue reading

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RAPTORS: BIRDS OF PREY EVENT TOMORROW CANCELLED

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO ATTENDEES BOOKED ONTO TOMORROW’S RAPTORS: BIRDS OF PREY EVENT AT CHORLTON LODGE IN ALEXANDRA PARK. THIS EVENT HAS UNFORTUNATLEY HAD TO BE CANCELLED DUE TO THE SPEAKER NOT BEING ABLE TO TRAVEL FROM DUNDEE DUE TO THE … Continue reading

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The park in the snow

In between the snowing, there are birds making themselves more visible than usual: a Mistle Thrush in a tree full of berries, one of many Redwings visiting for the winter (my favourite birds) and a Shoveler drake – one of … Continue reading

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Raptors: Birds of Prey Presentation/Talk in Chorlton Lodge, Alexandra Park – Sunday 4th March 2:30pm-4:00pm

Alexandra Park Wildlife Group presents: Raptors: Studies of Two Falcons in East Scotland and North West Europe Join us for a double talk presented by Ron Downing on (a) The Merlin in the Angus Glens and (b) The Hobby of … Continue reading

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BIG GARDEN BIRDWATCH

The Big Garden Birdwatch was this weekend.  If you forgot or were unable to get round to doing it at the weekend, there is still time! TODAY is the last day to take part. If you have not already submitted … Continue reading

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Alexandra Park Bird Walk Sunday 10th December

Alexandra Park Bird Walk Sunday 10th December As part of the Christmas Crackers event the Wildlife Forum put on a short bird walk. The weather was cold, with light snow falling continually, so the walk was limited to one circuit … Continue reading

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CHRISTMAS CRACKERS, WILDLIFE STALL AND WINTER BIRD WALK ALL IN ALEXANDRA PARK- SUNDAY 10th DECEMBER 2017 12 Noon to 4pm

  As part of the Annual Alexandra Park Christmas Event ‘Christmas Crackers’, the Alexandra Park Wildlife Group will have a stall inside the Pavillion and Wildlife Group, Tony, will provide a Winter Bird Walk at 2pm prompt! Come and join … Continue reading

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