• Completing the Circle

    Monday 22nd September, 2014

    The Pendle Stone by John Lamb

    Volunteers are being sought to help complete a stone circle which will be a monument overlooking Brockholes.

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  • Night heron makes birders’ day

    Thursday 18th September, 2014

    Night Heron

    Birders are flocking to see a royal visitor at Brockholes – the black crowned night heron.

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  • Osprey platform gets off the ground

    Monday 8th September, 2014

    The new osprey platform's base is in place - pic by Alan Wright

    Attracting ospreys to nest in Lancashire might seem a tall order but Brockholes is giving it a go.

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  • Call for a Greener Britain

    Thursday 4th September, 2014

    Salthill Quarry Clitheroe

    A coalition of the UK’s leading environmental groups, including the The Wildlife Trusts, National Trust, WWF, RSPB, Greenpeace,and Friends of the Earth, are today calling for all political parties to commit to a greener Britain by 2020 by pledging seven major priorities at the next election to reform the way we use energy, build communities and protect nature.

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  • Freshfield Dune Heath BioBlitz

    Wednesday 3rd September, 2014

    Freshfield Dune Heath

    Nature lovers will be able to indulge in a cornucopia of wild activities at a Merseyside nature reserve this weekend.

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  • Game-changing response required to tackle State of Nature crisis

    Wednesday 3rd September, 2014

    Finding game-changing solutions to the crisis facing nature is the theme of the landmark Conference for Nature today, which features high-profile delegates including Sir David Attenborough, The Rt Hon Nick Clegg MP, Germaine Greer and key people from business, politics, the utility sector and conservation.

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  • The Brockholes Butterfly Effect!

    Thursday 28th August, 2014

    It has been a year of exciting wildlife spotting at our Brockholes Nature Reserve in Preston, and the latest wave of butterfly sightings have once again illustrated what a rich selection of wildlife now call the reserve home...

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  • Do-it-yourself wildlife on the beach

    Tuesday 5th August, 2014

    Leoni and Sharky

    Jellyfish, sharks, basking sharks, dolphins, turtles, eels and, wait for it, crocodiles were just some of the wildlife on Blackpool Beach today.

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  • Tour de Brockholes

    Friday 1st August, 2014

    Get your lycra and cycle helmets on in preparation for the Tour de Brockholes – or Bike Brockholes, as it is officially titled.

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  • Marine Week Events

    Wednesday 23rd July, 2014

    A celebration of Britain’s marine life will encourage people to uncover the secrets of the Irish Sea.

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