The BCV's calendar for the coming months


Tasks and How to Join In

The meeting point for all tasks and indoor meetings are stated on the task calendar below. tasks are every other sunday; indoor meetings are on the second wednesday of each month, see task list below.

Remember there are no joining fees, to get involved just turn up on the day or for more information contact us via our contact form

Please wear old clothes, strong shoes, work boots or wellies, waterproofs may also be useful. tea and coffee is provided but you will need to bring a packed lunch. transport is also available for those who do not have their own.

Families are welcome but children under 14 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian, 14-16 year olds require parents permission. Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme participants seeking volunteer opportunities are welcome, contact Rick for availability of place.
 

If you are making your own way to the site please check with task co-ordinator Rick Parker on task day for last minute changes on 07908 084709.

Click here to see photos of previous tasks update 15/08/17

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Wildlife Gallery updated 15/08/17


 
AUGUST

Sunday 27th August
Location: Eatock Lodge, The Hoskers, Daisy Hill
Task: Habitat management on the site of an old colliery that not only returned to nature but became one of the most important sites for toads in the region.
Meet: 9:45-10:00am, Outside The Sweet Green Tavern, Crook Street, Bolton BL3 6DD


 
SEPTEMBER
 
Sunday 10th September
Location: Doffcocker Lodge LNR, Doffcocker Brow, Bolton
Task: Island management work, we'll be clearing scrub and weeds to improve habitat for tern.
Meet: 9:45-10:00am, Outside The Sweet Green Tavern, Crook Street, Bolton BL3 6DD

Wednesday 13th September
Indoor Meeting: Tired of Trump and bored of Brexit? Join us at the Sweet Green and hear the group's news instead.
Meet: 8:00pm inside The Sweet Green Tavern, Crook Street, Bolton BL3 6DD

Sunday 24th September
Location: Ousels Nest Quarry, Chapeltown Road, Bromley Cross
Task: Habitat Management.
Meet: 9:45-10:00am, Outside The Sweet Green Tavern, Crook Street, Bolton BL3 6DD