Our events

Helping local communities learn more about conservation

Are you interested in conservation? We organise a range of free community events for people of all ages, to showcase the wildlife at our beautiful nature reserves and the work we’re doing to protect it.

Take a look at what’s coming up and book your place by emailing our Engagement Ranger, Tracy Gray.


Celebration Event: The ‘Wings across the Ings’ Project

Saturday 7 December 2019, 1pm – 3pm

An event for the local community to learn about and to celebrate the work which has been carried out as part of the Heritage Lottery funded ‘Wings across the Ings’ project.

Guided walk, refreshments, interpretation posters and maps.

Booking essential. Not suitable for dogs.

Book your place by emailing our Engagement Ranger, Tracy Gray.

Walking Level: Easy

What do I need? Please bring binoculars if you have them.

Who? This event is suitable for all members of the local community, professionals, students, and volunteers

Where? Meet at Broomhill Flash nature reserve car park, Everill Gate Lane, Broomhill


An introduction to birdwatching at Broomhill Flash Nature Reserve

Sunday 8 December 2019, 10am – 12pm

An event to discover the birds using the reserves at this time of year. Identification charts will be used to identify the birds. Species identified will then be recorded. Learn how the reserves are managed for the benefit of wetland and farmland birds.

Booking essential. Not suitable for dogs.

Book your place by emailing our Engagement Ranger, Tracy Gray.

Walking Level: Easy

What do I need? Please bring binoculars if you have them.

Who? This event is suitable for all members of the local community, professionals, students, volunteersand young children accompanied by an adult.

Where? Meet at Broomhill Flash nature reserve car park, Everill Gate Lane, Broomhill


Heritage conservation: practical conservation at Broomhill Flash and Clegg’s Meadow nature reserves

Sunday 8 December, 1pm – 3pm

An opportunity for the local community to help with the conservation of Broomhill Flash Nature Reserve. Learn about the reserve, how it is managed, help with litter picking and learn how to identify and record some of the habitats and wildlife on the reserve. Step into the world of birdwatching by spending time in the new bird hide, recording some of the birds seen on the reserves at this time of year.

Booking essential. Not suitable for dogs.

Book your place by emailing our Engagement Ranger, Tracy Gray.

Walking Level: Moderate

What do I need? Please bring binoculars and gloves if you have them.

Who? This event is suitable for all members of the local community.

Where? Meet at Broomhill Flash nature reserve car park, Everill Gate Lane, Broomhill


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