For the 10th successive year we are running monthly butterfly surveys. Meet by the reserve entrance. Beginners welcome, no experience required. It involves a gentle walk around the reserve following a figure-of-eight path. It is also a chance to enjoy the wild flowers and birds.
Events: Wildlife & Outdoor
Lea Brockhurst, Weston Heath and Moston led by Nigel Hart. Meet at Sherry Mill Hill car park at 1.30pm and car share to the start of the walk by the War Memorial at Lee Brockhurst just off the A49. This is a 5 mile relatively […]
Give nature a home. Come and learn all about wildlife abodes, from bird boxes to hedgehog homes and insect hotels. Get a chance to be creative and knock up some yourself. Based in our wonderful woodworking workshop you’ll be guided through the process and have […]
Learn how to weave willow bird feeders to help our feathered friends through the winter. Basket weaving techniques will be introduced and your finished feeder will be suitable for holding fat balls.
Hedge laying has a huge heritage and conservational value. With the wildlife benefits associated with hedges, it is really important to continue this skill. With this full day training session, you will be guided through how to lay a hedge Cheshire style. All tools will […]
Come to Bickley Hall Farm to celebrate our autumn produce. Harvest a pumpkin from our wildlife-friendly garden and carve it into a lantern to take home for Halloween. Take part in some autumn environmental art activities. The session will end with a lunch made from […]
The walk will led by farm manager Ben Gregory and Cheshire Wildlife Trust bird surveyor Neil Friswell looking at the different habitats on the farm, how they’re managed and the birds that call them home.
Give a hoot about owls? Join us and learn how to make owl and raptor nest boxes. Situated in our brand new woodworking workshop you’ll learn all about what makes these homes special and even make one yourself!
Hedgelaying has a huge heritage and conservational value. With the wildlife benefits associated with hedges, it is really important to continue this skill. With this full day training session, you will be guided through how to lay a hedge Cheshire style. All tools will be […]