Free guided walks June 2-5
Wednesday 25th May, 2016
Come to Brockholes and Mere Sands Wood for free guided walks in June - or join our walk and bee survey at Castle Hill, Newton-le- Willows.
Black terns delight birders
Friday 20th May, 2016
A pair of migrants has been welcomed by visitors to a Lancashire beauty spot.
Bird sighting is a first for Lancashire?
Thursday 19th May, 2016
A bird of prey spotted flying over Brockholes nature reserve could be a first for Lancashire according to experts.
SUMMER - An Anthology for the Changing Seasons
Thursday 19th May, 2016
From bestseller lists to blogs, environmental writing is flourishing. Melissa Harrison’s bold curation of this new book serves to capture nature writing at its most exciting and diverse, including fresh new voices alongside many of our best loved writers.
Win a short break in the Lakes
Tuesday 17th May, 2016
We have teamed up with Cloud 9 Walking Holidays to bring you an exciting chance to win a short-break walking holiday for two in the Lake District.
Biodiverse Society - Blog May 2016
Monday 9th May, 2016
It has been a busy and exciting month for our Biodiverse Society Project. In this latest blog the project's Lancashire Trainee, Tony DaSilva, tells us exactly what he and the team have been upto...
The Early Bird catches the Song!
Friday 6th May, 2016
Known as 'The Birdman of the Mosses', LWT volunteer and bird expert David Steel recently led a Dawn Chorus Walk as part of the Chat Moss project. Here he gives us his account of a wondrous morning of nature and song...
May Day at the Gravel Pits
Wednesday 4th May, 2016
The Kingfisher Trail runs for 14 miles down connecting rural West Pennine Moors to the urban communities of Bolton, Bury and Salford. It has a richness of wildlife, landscape and social history and one of its many hidden gems is the Darcy Lever Gravel Pits, which recently held an open day. Here LWT volunteer David Barnes gives us his account of what was a fantastic day...
Otters cause excitement at reserve
Thursday 28th April, 2016
Otters have been spotted at a Lancashire nature reserve for the first time.
Wildlife-friendly approach wins Vine House Farm Business Charity Award
Tuesday 26th April, 2016
A wildlife-friendly farmer’s efforts in contributing towards the conservation of UK wildlife have been recognised with an accolade at the Third Sector Business Charity Awards 2016