Wildlife in the Canal

Nottigham Canal Join the City Local Group for a truly urban wildlife experience as we navigate the city’s waterways. This activity will be part of a wider series of events during the City Nature Challenge 2020 weekend. A walk will leave the Justice Centre to explore the canal at 10.30, but there will also be…

Oxton and Calverton

Hollinwood Lane Mainly on farm and woodland paths through reclaimed colliery land with some road walking, taking in the villages of Oxton and Calverton. Moderate pace and only 650ft. of ascent. Bring a packed lunch. Meet Alan Wilson (Rushcliffe Ramblers) at the layby and informal car park on A6097 Oxton by-pass, northbound carriageway, opposite the…

Spring at Gedling Country Park

Holly Blue Butterfly Tree blossoms and early insects. Bird calls starting and pairs nesting. Skylarks and meadow pipits. Bluebells and daffodils. Tiny Holly Blue butterflies. Meet Rod and Jenny Fillingham at the Visitor centre Café 1899 by Spring Lane car park. NG4 4PE. Sensible footwear as secondary paths can be muddy. Bring a walking stick.…

Spring Bird Identification

Red Start Improve your identification of spring birds using sight and sound. A walk around the Attenborough Reserve with one of our experts. Using the hides and different habitats, you’ll learn the skills you need to identify the birds of Attenborough using your eyes and ears. Meet the leader at the Nature Centre, Attenborough. Cost…