• Wednesday volunteering on Moston Fairway: join in from December!

    Wednesday 25th November, 2015

    We're looking for volunteers to join our new weekly conservation group at Moston Fairway nature reserve in central Manchester every Wednesday...

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  • Parents try Forest Schools on Moston Fairway

    Monday 23rd November, 2015

    Parents in Moston, Manchester have been discovering all about our Forest Schools project on Moston Fairway nature reserve, just outside the city centre...

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  • Historic building for the future

    Sunday 22nd November, 2015

    Volunteers move one of the standing stones

    A-mazing volunteers will be helping to build a labyrinth at Brockholes nature reserve on Saturday (28)

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  • Seal pup makes Irish Sea history

    Friday 20th November, 2015

    Grey seal pup CWT

    A fluffy white pup is making history as the first grey seal to be born on a remote Irish Sea island.

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  • Mosslands Re-consultation: What we’ve done

    Friday 20th November, 2015

    In Spring 2014 the Chat Moss Project team set out into Irlam, Cadishead and Eccles to find out what you wanted our project to become and identify how we could ease any concerns and spark your interests. Here's an update on what has happened so far and where we're headed in the future...

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  • Mistletoe gives park kiss of life

    Thursday 19th November, 2015

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    Mistletoe growing in woodland on a Leigh country park has intrigued naturalists and delighted mistle thrushes.

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  • Mosslands Team Blog - Autumn 2015

    Tuesday 17th November, 2015

    Our Autumnal update from the Chat Moss team takes a look at the hard work being put in by volunteers, as well as a look at new feathered arrivals for the winter...

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  • History comes to life with Forest Schools at Crab Lane Primary

    Thursday 12th November, 2015

    From Salford’s artist LS Lowry to the Great Fire of London, Year 2 children at Crab Lane Primary School in Higher Blackley have been bringing history to life in their weekly Forest Schools sessions.

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  • Forest Schools cooking up something hot in Bowker Vale

    Tuesday 27th October, 2015

    Weekly muddy sessions with the kids, regional events drawing in new partners, and now an all-staff INSET day to spread the Forest Schools ethos throughout the school. With the support of players of People’s Postcode Lottery, Bowker Vale Primary School in Manchester has taken Forest Schools on in a big way...

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  • Chat Moss Blog - October 2015

    Thursday 22nd October, 2015

    Our Chat Moss project team look back on what was an exciting and productive summer for both local wildlife and the local community...

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