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RSPB Coombes Valley - Menacing Monsters Halloween Trail

Friday, 21 September 2018

Have a fang-tastic time at our monster themed Halloween Trail!Menacing Monsters Halloween Trail will run from Saturday 20th October to Saturday 3rd November. More...


Friday, 21 September 2018

We've heard rumours that some of the woodland fairies and elves at RSPB Coombes Valley are looking for new homes and they need your help! The team at RSPB Coombes Valley is asking for caring and friendly families to come along to the nature reserve on 22nd and 23rd September between 11 am and 4 pm to build new fairy houses and you get to take them home. More...

RSPB Churnet Valley funky "Fungal Foray"

Thursday, 20 September 2018

Meet the RSPB team at the Consall Nature Park on Sunday 4 November from 10:30 - 14:30, where they'll be putting the 'fun' in fungi with their special 'Fungal Foray', guiding guests through the little-known yet beautiful woodland of the Churnet Valley. More...

Discover more about the Churnet Valley with a guided History Walk

Thursday, 20 September 2018

RSPB Coombes Valley invites visitors to join them for two History Walks with local historian Byron Machin, taking in the rich heritage of the Churnet Valley. The two guided walks (7 October and 4 November) will include a walk to Bellpit Meadows, acquired in 2014, thanks to Heritage Lottery Funding. They will share a unique glimpse into the history of the site, and how it got its name. More...

September Ouzel 2018

Wednesday, 19 September 2018

Alan is to be congratulated yet again for putting together the superb September 2018 edition of the Ouzel. More...

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Butterfly & Botany Walk - Silverdale Country Park

Friday, 20 July 2018

The weather forecast preceding this event was somewhat mixed, so I for one was surprised by the excellent turnout - 22 in total. The weather turned out OK with just the occasional spot of rain. More...

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