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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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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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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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  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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From Snow to Spring!

Following on from the recent snowfall in Alexandra Park, Spring was welcomed on the Spring Equinox by a small group of local people to celebrate the seasons and nature as the wheel of the year turns once again!

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