Category Archives: parks


Important Notice for Residents in Whalley Range. Planning Application number: 124816/FO/2019 Proposal: Installation of a 25 metres high telecommunications mast with associated equipment cabins Location: Communication Mast Site, 131 Withington Road, Manchester, M16 8EE Deadline for Objections: Friday 4th October … Continue reading

Posted in mammals, parks, wildlife | 1 Comment

Autumn Arrival

Photos of Alexandra Park – by Julie B As summer draws nearer to a close, we will be greeted by the Autumn Equinox on Monday 23rd September 8:53am. Autumn marks the gradual return to winter but is a visually wonderful … Continue reading

Posted in badgers, birds, fox, gardening, hedgehogs, insects, mammals, nature, networks, parks, photographs, plants, seasons, trees, wildlife | Leave a comment

Alexandra Park Bird Walk – Sunday 15th September 11am to 12 Noon

Image | Posted on by | Leave a comment

Another Evening Bat Talk/Walk in Alexandra Park – Friday 13th September

    Following on from the ever popular Bat Talks/Walks in Alexandra Park, there is another one this coming Friday 13th September for anybody who missed last evening’s one! This is a free event but please register via Eventbrite link … Continue reading

Posted in bats, mammals, nature, networks, parks, seasons, walks, wildlife | Leave a comment

Evening Bat Talk and Bat Walk in Alexandra Park this Friday 6th September.

    Alexandra Park Wildlife Group in conjunction with the South Lancashire Bat Group will be holding a Bat Talk followed by a Bat Walk around the lovely Alexandra Park. The talk will start about 7pm followed by a walk … Continue reading

Posted in bats, mammals, nature, networks, parks, records, survey, walks, wildlife | Leave a comment

BIG FOREST FIND – Drinkwater Park, Bury – Sunday 11th August 2019

The Forestry Commission invites you to help them celebrate their centenary year by discovering and recording the many species to be found at Drinkwater Park, Bury on Sunday 11th August. They are looking for volunteer naturalists, facilitators and data enthusiasts … Continue reading

Posted in bees, birds, butterflies, fox, hedgehogs, insects, mammals, moths, nature, networks, parks, plants, records, seasons, survey, walks, water, wildlife | Leave a comment

Discover the Wild in Alexandra Park – Meet Outside Coffee Cranks Pavilion Cafe Entrance Facing the Lake

Image | Posted on by | Leave a comment