Sunday 5th December 2021: Outdoor meeting: Tegg’s Nose Tree Dressing and Silly Hat Competition

Celebrate the importance of trees for people wildlife and our countryside. Followed by festive refreshments. Don’t forget your silly hat! Venue: Teggsnose Reservoir Car Park, Holehouse Lane, Langley, SK11 0NB Time: 1.30pm – 3.30pm Children must be accompanied by a parent or carer for the duration of the meeting Ideal for families and accompanied children. Our outdoor events are suitable for all ages. No charge – suggested donation £1 per child. Car Park charges apply at some Outdoor Venues. Please wear warm, waterproof clothing and footwear, with appropriate sun protection in the summer. In bad weather, before you set out, … Click here for more information…..

Saturday 17th November 2021: Outdoor Meeting – Conservation – Danes Moss

Danes Moss Conservation - Outdoor Meeting

Get hands-on with sphagnum moss at this conservation work party. We’ll join experts at the Danes Moss Cheshire Wildlife Trust Reserve to help restore parts of this rare habitat so that important plants, dragonflies, birds and reptiles thrive. Children must be accompanied by a parent or carer for the duration of the meeting Ideal for families and accompanied children. Our outdoor events are suitable for all ages. No charge – suggested donation £1 per child. Car Park charges apply at some Outdoor Venues. Please wear warm, waterproof clothing and footwear, with appropriate sun protection in the summer. In bad weather, … Click here for more information…..

Sunday 26th September 2021: Macclesfield Wild Network Project

Join Leaders for a practical session of conservation work to help improve important wildlife habitats in the grounds of Macclesfield Leisure Centre, part of a Macclesfield Wild Network Project. As well as expanding the existing meadow area we’ll be preparing the ground and launching seedballs to create a brand new wildflower area. Please wear old clothes, sturdy footwear and bring gardening gloves if you have them! September Outdoor Meeting – Conservation Work Sunday 26th September 10.30am -12.30pm. Macclesfield Leisure Centre, Priory Lane, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK10 4AF In support of Cheshire Wildlife Trust’s Wilder Weekend. Please contact Group Leader Tina Hanak … Click here for more information…..

Friday 31st January 2020: Bosley Bobkins Pre-School

Volunteers were made very welcome by Bosley Bobkins – . We learned about the calls and names of some common birds like blue tit, blackbird, robin and mallard duck and some more unusual ones like a woodpecker and a cuckoo. Bobkins were very excited to do some bird spotting as part of the Big Schools’ Birdwatch. We all used binoculars to go out on to the veranda and look for birds to count. It was very rainy but we still managed to see some starlings and house sparrows. … Click here for more information…..

Friday 31st January 2020: Bosley St Mary’s

Class 2 were the first class to complete their part of the Bosley Big School Birdwatch. After some great bird identification practice (using the Top 6 birds from the 2019 survey) it was time to wrap up warm and head outside. Starting with a quick guide to using binoculars safely the class were soon in their element spotting and counting lots of house sparrows and starlings. The group even spotted a couple of magpies collecting sticks for nesting. The weather got a little more rainy for Class 1 but this didn’t dampen their enthusiasm and there were still plenty of … Click here for more information…..