Coming up in Rushcliffe

Out and About with Wildlife Programme

Sun 25th Jun – East Bridgford Wildlife taking in Springdale Wood, Bridgford Street Meadow & Copse. Meet 10 am outside the Village hall on Main Street, EB. Gordon Dyne (0115 87847842)

Sat 1st Jul – Pond Dipping for Adults at Skylarks Nature Reserve on Adbolton Lane, past Holme Pirrepont Country Park 1.30 to 3.30. Katie Last f0115 9588242 or

Sat 8th July – Butterflies and Wildflowers at Meadow Park East Leake with Kieth Gibbons of the Friends Group. Meet 1.30 pm park in the village car park (opposite the Fire station). Take the path down the side of the Bowls club & meeting at the small bridge (Gordon Dyne 0115 8784842).

Sat 8th July – Flora for Improvers – join David Wood to look in detail at the flora of Wilford Claypits (incl grasses, sedges, rushes). Meet 9.30 am at the Compton Acres entrance – David is happy to be out all day, so bring a packed lunch (or just join him for the morning). (Gordon Dyne 0115 8784842)

Sat 15th Jul Invertebrate walk at Bunny Wood with Chris Terrell-Nield ( 0115 9374906). Meet 2 pm at Bunny Wood car park on the A60 climbing out of Bunny.

Sun 23rd Jul – Cotgrave Forest in high summer with Niel Pinder (07981 928402). Meet 9.30 am at Lamin Gap Lane entrance (off A606 Melton Road).

Thur 27th Jul – Family Nature Day at Skylarks Nature Reserve on Adbolton Lane past Holme Prrepont Country Park 10 till 12. Katie Last (0115 9588242 or

Wed 16th Aug – Fairham Brook and Bunny Moors circular walk. Meet 10 am at the Rushcliffe Country Park visitors centre for a day out in the Rushcliffe Countryside. Bring a packed lunch. Gordon Dyne (0115 8784842 or

Wed 23rd Aug – A stroll round Radcliffe on Trent Lily Ponds. Meet 7pm at the Park Road entrance to the Rockley Memorial Grounds. Gordon Dyne (0115 8784842)