The Reserve is currently open from 08:00 hrs and closes at 20:00hrs until further Read more...
To provide a better environment for the butterflies on the Reserve, the path around No.3 bed will not be cut until a date in May Read more...
**Black Necked Grebes** usually arrive back early to mid-March. The majority of adults and larger juveniles leave in July with smaller juveniles staying to August **22nd Read more...
**28/04/2023** Green Woodpecker, 2 Avocet, 4 Dunlin, Little Ringed Plover, Redshank **27/04/2023** Dublin, 3 Yellow Wagtail, 2 Mediterranean Gull, Wigeon, Ringed Plover, Hobby, House martins, **26/04/23** Read more...
The current dates in 2023 already booked for visiting groups are listed below. If you are interested in visiting as a group please [CLICK HERE Read more...
Visitors will know that work started in 2020 on the improvement of No.4 bed wetland for nature. The bed is now open to visit by Read more...
WECG would like to remind any visitors by car to enter the Reserve at Latchford on Thelwall Lane and not access on foot by parking Read more...
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The current dates in 2023 already booked for visiting groups are listed below. If you are interested in visiting as a group please CLICK HERE … to visit our Access and Permits page which provides our current pricing and a downloadable Group Visit Application form, and return it as advised on the form. To ensure the Reserve can accommodate you and our regular visitors we ask you to choose a date that is not already taken below.
Friday 6th U3A Group All Day
Friday 27th U3A Group All Day
Saturday 11th Rochdale Field Naturalists’ Society, arriving 11.00 for all day. Cancelled due to weather, rescheduled for 27th May.
Monday 3rd Oldham & District U3A Group are visiting for the whole day
Tuesday 4th South-east Cheshire Ornithological Society. (SECOS) are visiting from 10:00 for the day.
Tuesday 25th David Steel’s Group are visiting
Thursday 27th U3A Group are visiting in the morning
Sunday 7th Shrewsbury RSPB Local Group, arriving 09.30 for all day.
Wednesday 10th a group from Natural England are visiting in the morning
Wednesday 10th Sandbach U3A are visiting for the day
Friday 19th Dave Steel’s Group are visiting
Saturday 27th Rochdale Field Naturalists’ Society, arriving in the morning for the day.
Sunday 28th Ribble Bird Tours, during the morning.
Sunday 11th Chester Zoo, a small team visiting all day
Saturday 9th Knutsford Ornithological Society, for the day.