Category Archives: butterflies

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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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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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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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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Report on Insects Day in Alexandra Park – Sunday 6th August 2017

 Insects Day in Alexandra Park – Sunday 6th August 2017   On Sunday 6th August, the Alexandra Park Wildlife Forum in conjunction with the Greater Manchester Ecology Unit (GMEU) held an Insects Day event in Alexandra Park. The day went … Continue reading

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THIS SUNDAY! INSECTS IN ALEXANDRA PARK – FREE EVENT – 6th AUGUST 2017

Small Skipper on Devil’s Bit – Photo Courtesy of GMEU SUNDAY 6TH AUGUST 2017 10:00am – 3:00pm Join the Alexandra Park Wildlife Forum for a wonderful day looking at some of the amazing insects in Alexandra Park with insect specialists from the … Continue reading

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GO WILD IN ALEXANDRA PARK WITH THE RSPB IN AUGUST

      Go wild in your park with the RSPB and Aldi! In Alexandra Park, Whalley Range throughout August 2017, the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) will be delivering free nature activities in Alexandra Park exploring … Continue reading

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