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  • Family fun day celebrates Moston Brook's wildlife corridor

    Tuesday 4th August, 2015

    Crowds flocked to Park Avenue in Moston on Saturday 1st August for the annual Moston Brook Fun Day.

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  • Roo uses flock tactics

    Thursday 30th July, 2015

    Roo in action at Freshfield Dune Heath

    As ITV prepares to reveal celebrity trainee shepherds on Flock Stars tonight, Alan Wright gets to meet our very own flock stars as they shear the conservation grazing sheep. And he gets a different view of the Trust’s super sheepdog Roo.

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  • Company is tops with Wildlife Trust

    Tuesday 28th July, 2015

    Bird-watchers and children in Salford are avoiding the rain after getting a roof over their heads.

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  • Get hands on with Moston wildlife on Saturday 1st August

    Monday 27th July, 2015

    You might be surprised by celebrity interest in what has been happening and what’s coming up just a stone’s throw from the city centre. We had a visit from TV naturalist Nick Baker in mid-July and the free Moston Brook Fun Day takes place from 1-4pm on Saturday 1st August at Park Avenue.

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  • Having a whale of a time

    Monday 27th July, 2015

    Acrobatic display by Bottlenose dolphins

    Humpback whales and a pod of more than 100 dolphins have made the Irish Sea an exciting place to be this summer.

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  • Open Day boosts profile of Summerseat!

    Monday 20th July, 2015

    Summerseat Nature Reserve is often described as the Trust's best kept secret, but a recent open day has ensured that the word is spreading fast amongst nature enthusiasts young and old...

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  • Putting the Moss in Focus

    Wednesday 15th July, 2015

    The Wildlife Trust for Lancashire, Manchester and North Merseyside is running a FREE photography competition where the winning picture will be featured at the region’s newest nature reserve!

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  • Nick Baker joins Forest Schools class

    Monday 13th July, 2015

    Nick meets children from Broadhurst Primary School by Alan Wright

    TV naturalist Nick Baker joined school children to explore a nature reserve just a mile from Manchester city centre.

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  • Having a whale of a time

    Saturday 11th July, 2015

    An acrobatic display by bottlenose dolphins  - by Harry Hogg

    Humpback whales and a pod of more than 100 dolphins have made the Irish Sea an exciting place to be this summer.

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  • Orchids in colourful welcome to nature reserve

    Thursday 9th July, 2015

    Field of orchids on the slope at Brockholes by Alan Wright

    Two years ago visitors to Lancashire’s youngest nature reserve were guided with banks of bare clay as they walked down the path to the floating Visitor Village.

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