Wednesday 24 April 2024
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South Notts Wildlife Walks Programme this spring and summer

Guided walks at Wilwell Farm Cutting, Sharphill, Keyworth Meadows and Radcliffe Lily Ponds.

 

Sat 8th April – Wilwell Farm Cutting in Spring. Come with Gordon to look at the first signs of spring and especially the early flowers of the season. Meet 10 am at the Wilwell car park on the left, just before the ring road bridge on the B680 between Ruddington and Wilford (look out for reserve sign). Post Code for approx location NG2 7UT, Just Three Words = home, news, fuzzy   Need more info contact gordon.dyne@gmail.com

Sun 30th April – Dawn Chorus at Sharphill Wood beginning at 06.30 am and led by John Elwell. Please contact John for details on 07794 052672 or via the Friends of Sharphill Wood at sharphillwood@yahoo.co.uk.

Sat 6th May – Wilwell Farm Cutting in Spring. Join Gordon Dyne to look at the wildflowers at the height of the spring season around the reserve. Maybe some mud. Meet 10 am at the Wilwell car park on the left, just before the ring road bridge on the B680 between Ruddington and Wilford (look out for reserve sign) . Post Code for approx location NG2 7UT, Just Three Words = home, news, fuzzy   Need more info contact gordon.dyne@gmail.com

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Sat 3rd June – Wilwell Farm Cutting in Summer (morning walk). Enjoy the wide range of wildflowers in bloom at this time of year incl Southern Marsh Orchids, as well as birds and butterflies on site. With Reserve Warden Gordon Dyne. Meet 10 am at the Wilwell car park on the left, just before the ring road bridge on the B680 between Ruddington and Wilford  (look out for reserve sign). Post Code for approx location NG2 7UT, Just Three Words = home, news, fuzzy. Need more info contact gordon.dyne@gmail.com

Sat 3rd June – Wilwell Farm Cutting in Summer (afternoon walk). Enjoy the wide range of wildflowers in bloom at this time of year incl Southern Marsh Orchids, as well as birds and butterflies on site. With Reserve Warden Gordon Dyne. Meet 2pm at the Wilwell car park on the left, just before the ring road bridge on the B680 between Ruddington and Wilford  (look out for reserve sign). Post Code for approx location NG2 7UT, Just Three Words = home, news, fuzzy. Need more info contact gordon.dyne@gmail.com

Sun 4th June – Keyworth Meadow Nature Reserve Walk – Join Neil Pinder for a walk to and around Keyworth Meadow Nature Reserve. Meet at Keyworth burial ground (NG12 5AG), Wysall Lane, 9:30am. Neil Pinder contact number: 07981 928402

Wed 5th July – Lily Ponds, Radcliffe on Trent with Philip Taylor to have a wander round the ponds. Meet 7 pm at Rockley Gate(top of Park Rd) philtaylor_422@hotmail.com

Sat 29th Jul – Moth Morning at Wilwell Cutting Nature Reserve – the chance to view in detail the contents of last nights moth trap with Paul Dulwich. Meeting 7 am. NUMBERS ARE LIMITED to allow people to get a good view of the nights haul, contact Gordon Dyne (gordon.dyne@gmail.com) to reserve a slot.

Sat 5th Aug – Wilwell Farm Cutting in Late Summer – A stroll round the reserve to look at the sites natural history with Gordon the Warden. Meet 10 am at the Wilwell car park on the left, just before the ring road bridge on the B680 between Ruddington and Wilford  (look out for reserve sign). Post Code for approx location NG2 7UT, Just Three Words = home, news, fuzzy   Need more info contact gordon.dyne@gmail.com

Sat 14th Oct – Wilwell Farm Cutting in Autumn – looking at the reserves woodland and human history as the seasons wind down into winter, with Gordon Dyne. Meet 10 am at the Wilwell car park on the left, just before the ring road bridge on the B680 between Ruddington and Wilford  (look out for reserve sign). Post Code for approx location NG2 7UT, Just Three Words = home, news. fuzzy. Need more info contact gordon.dyne@gmail.com

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