LATEST EVENTS
 
2024
   
Bramhall Park
24th April - Signpost for Carers Walk
   
   
   
Poynton Pools
16th May - Signpost for Carers Walk
   
   
   
New Cut Trail / Paddington Meadows

22nd May - NOSEY NATURE POOTLE - The second pootle of the year at this gem of a site with the aim to record what we see and find several new records for the site.

10am start with hot drinks and biscuits.

Contact Terry on 07710 548170 or email is birding@newcuttrail.com

   
   
   

Happy Valley

Stockport

25th May - NOSEY NATURE POOTLE - A public walk for young and old with a look at all things natural growing and living in this tucked away oasis. The meeting place will be at the Womanscroft entrance (the junction of Valley Road and Bridge Lane) and the contact number to book your place is 0161 440 8094.  

10am til 1pm. Cost £3.

   
   
   
Green Angels Event
26th May - TBC
   
   
   

Victoria Park, City Rd, St.Helens,

WA10

1st June - FAMILY BUG HUNT - A parkland bug hunt for all, a 90 minute look at those little scurriers and scootlers that keep this planet ticking over and who are all part of a world of miraculous wonder. £7.50 is the cost with 10% of all takings going to help out the local park. Click here to book your place - BOOKING or contact the organiser direct HERE
   
   
   

Location TBC

2nd Jun - Nosey Nature Pootle for Cheshire Wildlife Trust

   
 
   

Highfield Country Park

Bowler Street

Manchester

M19 2UA

22nd June - FAMILY NOSEY NATURE POOTLE - A free event for adults and children from 10am til 1pm. The aim is to enjoy the great outdoors, see and record 100 species and to encourage others to take more note of and to help the wild world.

Contact Tr203i@yahoo.co.uk for further info.

   
   
   
Green Angels Event
23rd Jun - TBC
   
   
   
Gatley Carrs
25th Jun - Signpost for Carers Walk
   
   
   

Caldy Valley NR

Chester

1st July - NOSEY NATURE POOTLE - A return to this small area with the local friends group who are, indeed, a lovely set of folks. The aim to record what we can and get the site further on the map. 10 til 1pm.

   
   
   
New Cut Trail / Paddington Meadows

24th July - NOSEY NATURE POOTLE - The second pootle of the year at this gem of a site with the aim to record what we see and find several new records for the site.

10am start with hot drinks and biscuits.

Contact Terry on 07710 548170 or email is birding@newcuttrail.com

   
   
   
Flint Castle
26th Jul - Signpost for Carers Walk
   
   
   
Dobcroft NR

28th July - DOBCROFT RECORDING DAY - TBC

   
 
   
Hassall Green
4th August - TBC
   
   
   
Parrs Wood
21st Aug - Signpost for Carers Walk
   
   
   

Marbury CP

Northwich

7th September - WOODLAND ODDMENTS - a look at fascinating fungi, glorious galls and sublime scurriers - all intricacies of a world neglected and in need of more attention and more help.

Walks are held at 10-12 and 1-3.

Booking is essential as places are limited. 01565 733197 (Brenda Yates) is the lady to call.

No charge to participants although donations to Friends of Anderson and Marbury (organisers of the event) are welcome.

   
   
   

Arley Hall

Back Lane, Arley, Northwich

CW9 6NA

15th September - ARLEYS ANNUAL NATURE WALKS - A look at the wildlife of Arley Hall with 2 walks aiming to investigate the world of insects, galls, fungi, flowers and other natural gems.  Walks start at 10am and 2pm and will be a great way to introduce you to many fascinating aspects of the natural world.  Cost £12 pp    Contact Sue on 01565 777353 opt 3 to book your place.

   
   
   

Consall Nature Park

22nd September - FUNGAL HUNT - Meet at 10.00am in the car park near the visitor centre for a 3 hour stroll looking at the wonders of the fungal world. Emphasis as always is on identifying, recording and appreciating.

Call 01538 384017 to book your place.

   
   
   
Brockholes
26th Sept - Signpost for Carers Walk
   
   
   

Location TBC

29th Sept - Fungus Walk for Cheshire Wildlife Trust

   
   
   
Shropshire
7th October - FUNGAL HUNT - a private walk for the fine folk of the Audlem wildlife ecology group. 10am til 2pm.
   
   
   

Speke Hall

The Walk, Speke,

Liverpool,

L24 1XD

9th October - FUNGI FASCINATION - A 2 hour wander looking at the world of fungi. Identification, conservation and just general enjoyment are the main aims of this walk with emhpasis placed on respecting this miraculous structures. Starts at 11.00am.

The meeting place is near the main cafe.

 

   
 
   

Woodbank community food hub,

Woodbank park,

SK1 4JS

12th October - FUNGI WALK - 10am til 12.30pm - a welcoming mid-season walk looking at the the local fungi with the aim to provoke interest, encourage conservation and just to see and discuss 50+ species. Contact community@kindling.org.uk to book your place.
   
   
   

Tatton Park

Knutsford Drive,

Knutsford WA16

CW9 6NA

13th Oct - FUNGAL HUNT - Another pootle looking at the world of fungi. Participants should bring a packed lunch and dress for the great outdoors! It is important to note that the purpose of the foray is to learn about the species found and not to collect for culinary use. You will be walking through a part of the park closed to the public containing dead wood habitat.

11am—2:00pm

£12 per person (includes Parkland entry valued at £8). 

The event must be pre booked. Please call 01625 374428.

   
 
   

Speke Hall

The Walk, Speke,

Liverpool,

L24 1XD

16th October - FUNGI FASCINATION - A 2 hour wander looking at the world of fungi. Identification, conservation and just general enjoyment are the main aims of this walk with emhpasis placed on respecting this miraculous structures. Starts at 11.00am.

The meeting place is near the main cafe.

 

   
   
   

Philips Park

Visitor Centre, Stuart Street, Manchester

M11 4DQ

19th October - FUNGI WALK - A 3 hour wander for CPRE members looking at the joys of the fungfal world - as ever - conservation over consumption.

   
   
   

RSPB Coombes Valley

Bradnop, Leek

ST13 7EU

20th October - FUNGAL HUNT - Meet at 10.00am in the car park near the visitor centre for a 3 hour stroll looking at the wonders of the fungal world. Emphasis as always is on identifying, recording and appreciating.

Call 01538 384017 to book your place.

   
   
   

Arley Hall

Back Lane, Arley, Northwich

CW9 6NA

26th October - FUNGI WALKS - A day of 2 * 2 hour sessions around the fine grounds of Arley Hall looking at the mysterious fungal world. Walk one will be from 11am til 1pm and walk two will be from 2pm til 4pm.

Book tickets on 01565 777353.

   
   
   

Marshall's Arm NR

CW8 1NU. 

27th October - FUNGAL WALK - 10am-1pm. We will be meeting at the Stones Manor Lane entrance to Marshall's Arm NR just adjacent to Hartford Manor Primary School for a 3 hour exploration of the fungal world. Call 07773105560 to book your place.

   
   
   
Green Angels Event
2nd Nov - TBC
   
   
Hassall Green
3rd Nov - TBC
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