Contact Us

Bollin Valley Partnership
Macclesfield Town Hall
c/o Municipal Buildings
Earle Street
Crewe
CW1 2BJ

Telephone:
01625 374790

E-mail:
bollin@cheshireeast.gov.uk

Bollin Valley Partnership – Events in July and August 2018


 

Saturday 7th July

Last Night’s Moths - Oakwood Farm, Styal

A number of moth light traps will be run overnight at the Bollin Valley Partnership’s Oakwood Farm in Styal. Join the Rangers as they identify and release any species that are caught. Booking and payment in advance is essential.

Cost: £2 for adults. Tickets for children 16 years old or under are free. Tickets are available from 7th May 2018.
Time: 8.30am to 9.30am
Meeting point: Oakwood Farm, Styal Road, Styal, Cheshire, SK9 4HY (SJ841829)
Leaders: Rangers Nik and Roger
Booking: Book online for Last Night's Moth's by 4th July Information: Please ring 01625 374790 if you require more information  / Ideal for families and accompanied children / Places limited - please book in advance / There is a charge, payable in advance, for attending this event / Please leave your dog at home / Please wear suitable boots and clothing / Wildlife Walk - Event

 


 

Sunday, 8th July

Balsam Blitz Three - Ashley Mill, Bowdon

The third in a series of Balsam bashing events in the Bollin Valley. This one is in partnership with the Friends of Bowdon Bollin. Help us out on the battle against the alien weeds! No experience needed. Long sleeves and trousers recommended (Gloves can be provided if necessary).


Time: 10.30am to 12.30pm
Meeting point: Ashley Mill Bridge (SJ767857). Parking available at Ashley Mill Lane WA14 3PY (SJ769854)
Leaders: Ranger Emma and Friends of Bowdon Bollin
Information: Please phone 01625 374790 if you need more information / Ideal for families and accompanied children / Children must be accompanied by an adult / Please leave your dog at home / Partnership event / Please wear suitable boots and clothing / Wildlife Walk – Event

 


Balsam Blitz Four - The Carrs, Wilmslow

The fourth in a series of Balsam bashing events in the Bollin Valley. This one is in partnership with the Friends of the Carrs. Help us out on the battle against the alien weeds! No experience needed. Long sleeves and trousers recommended (Gloves can be provided if necessary).

Time: 2.00pm to 4.00pm
Meeting point: Parish Hall Car Park, The Carrs Park, Cliff Road, Wilmslow, SK9 4AA (SJ847816)
Leaders: Ranger Emma and Friends of the Carrs
Information: Please phone 01625 374790 if you need additional information / Ideal for families and accompanied children / Children must be accompanied by an adult / Please leave your dog at home / Partnership event / Please wear suitable boots and clothing / Wildlife Walk – Event

 


 

Wednesday, 11th July

Balsam Blitz Five - Vicarage Lane, Bowdon

The fifth in a series of Balsam bashing events in the Bollin Valley. This one is in partnership with the Friends of Bowdon Bollin. Help us out on the battle against the alien weeds! No experience needed. Long sleeves and trousers recommended (Gloves can be provided if necessary).

Time: 10.30am to 12.30pm Meeting point: Meeting at the Co-Operative store, Vicarage Lane, Bowdon, WA14 3BE (SJ7600861) Leaders: Ranger Emma and Friends of Bowdon Bollin Information: Please phone 01625 374790 if you need additional information / Ideal for families and accompanied children / Children must be accompanied by an adult / Please leave your dog at home / Partnership event / Please wear suitable boots and clothing / Wildlife Walk – Event

 


 

Saturday, 28th July

Batty about Bats

Bats are one of the UK's most misunderstood animals. Come and dispel a few myths and find out more about these fascinating creatures as we take a short stroll at the Carrs Park, Wilmslow. Please bring a torch.

Time: 9.00pm to 10.00pm Meeting point: Parish Hall Car Park, Cliff Road, Wilmslow, SK9 4AA (SJ847816)
Leaders: Cheshire East Council Countryside Ranger Martin James and the Friends of the Carrs
Information: Please phone 01625 374833 if you require additional information / (Ideal for families and accompanied children / Please leave your dog at home / Partial accessibility - level or ramped access / Wildlife Walk – Event / Partnership event.

 


 

Sunday, 12th August

Newgate Nature Reserve Butterfly Walk - Wilmslow

Family wildlife walk around Newgate Nature Reserve to look for and learn more about some of the site's resident butterfly species. Booking and payment in advance essential.

Cost: Adults £3,Tickets for children 16 years old or under are free. Tickets will be available to purchase from the 12th June 2018
Time: 2.00pm to 4.00pm Meeting point: Newgate Nature Reserve, Newgate, Wilmslow, SK9 5LL (SJ827811)
Leaders: Tim Ward from Butterfly Conservation and Ranger Nik Booking: Book online for Newgate Nature Reserve Butterfly Walk  by 8th August
Information: Please phone 01625 374790 if you need additional information  / Ideal for families and accompanied children / Places limited - please book in advance / There is a charge, payable in advance, for attending this event / Bring binoculars if you have them /  Easy walking grade / Please wear suitable boots and clothing / Places limited - please book in advance / Wildlife Walk – Event / Partnership event.