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A nature reserve. Home to the UK's first floating Visitor Village and 250 acres to explore! 01772 872000.
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Brockholes 2h
Did you know, the last time ospreys bred in was in the mid-18th Century? ๐Ÿ˜ฎ Fingers crossed this one will return next year with a mate...! Read and see more from our encounter this week, below ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿผ (๐Ÿ“ธ Ian McGill)
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Brockholes 4h
Don't forget to join us tomorrow for a Reptile Encounter with North West Reptile Club ๐Ÿ Come and meet these often misunderstood friendly exotic creatures in the comfort of ! No need to book, just come along! More details below ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿผ
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Brockholes 22h
Embrace the elements and come and spend a day in the woodlands, learning life skills, woodland crafts, playing games and having a great time ๐Ÿ˜ƒ Wildside Adventure Club is on Wednesdays, for children aged between 8 and 14 year old...more info below ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿผ
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Brockholes 24h
, snow, or , it's always the perfect for a at Brockholes ๐Ÿ’œ For more information and inspiration about tying the knot at ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿผ (๐Ÿ“ธ Claire Christopher Photography)
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Brockholes Aug 16
Are you ready to pond dip on Monday? ๐Ÿธ Not just for kids, this is an opportunity for all visitors to roll up their sleeves and enjoy a spot of for just ยฃ2. Book below - you won't regret it ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿผ
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Brockholes Aug 16
โ˜” CANCELLED โ˜” Today's Den Village event has had to be cancelled due to the weather. All ticket holders will receive a cancellation email from Skiddle and an automatic refund to the card you booked with. You donโ€™t need to take any action to process the refund.
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Brockholes Aug 16
Many LOVE reedbeds, and we're lucky to have a lot of those at ! See how many of these birds you can spot while enjoying a warm drink and cake in the Kestrel Kitchen, sheltering from the โ˜”
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Jen Coates Aug 15
Lovely to watch the Osprey at today before it vanished way up into the clouds
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Brockholes Aug 16
Did you know...Nuthatches will take food from the bird table to store elsewhere: this can lead to sunflowers sprouting in unexpected places. ๐ŸŒป (๐Ÿ“ธ Ken Hayes)
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Brockholes Aug 15
Join us on Sunday for a Reptile Encounter with North West Reptile Club ๐Ÿ Come and meet these often misunderstood friendly exotic creatures in the comfort of ! No need to book, and absolutely free! More details below ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿผ
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Tony Aug 14
Third taster session as Conservation Volunteer at . Shifting some more ragwort, sowing wildflower seeds in a meadow and saw an Elephant Hawk Moth caterpilar whilst pulling up Himalayan Balsam. And it eats Himalayan Balsam. Image from
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Brockholes Aug 15
A wonderful colleague was remembered yesterday as we secured the first leaf on our new tree ๐Ÿ’› Read more ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿผ
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Brockholes Aug 15
Calling all knights, and for a medieval quest in our mystical woodlands. ๐Ÿ‘‘๐Ÿ‰โš”๏ธ Step into the world of legends and make your own crowns, stick swords, dungeons and much more! ๐Ÿ“† Friday 23rd August โฐ 2pm - 4pm ๐ŸŽŸ๏ธ Book below!
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Bill Aspin Aug 14
A few grabs and a flight shot of yesterday's Osprey on the platform at
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Brockholes Aug 15
Replying to @VisitLancashire
Thank you for sharing! We are very excited!
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Brockholes Aug 15
๐Ÿ’š AN OSPREY HAS LANDED ๐Ÿ’š We were super excited yesterday to see an land on our Osprey platform, and fish in the lakes at . Many visitors managed to capture the moment - see below ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿผ (๐Ÿ“ธ Ian McGill)
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Emmaโ€™s Wild Garden Aug 15
Itโ€™s a wonderful sign, but yes fingers crossed for nesting next year ๐Ÿคž๐Ÿป
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Brockholes Aug 15
Did you know...There are typically two generations of common blues in a year, but if the weather is warm, there can be up to three broods over the spring and summer. (๐Ÿ“ธ Pat Aitchison)
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Brockholes Aug 14
๐Ÿพ๐ŸฆSPECIES OF THE WEEK ๐Ÿฆ๐Ÿพ The is a colourful bird of rivers and streams. It can be spotted sitting quietly on low-hanging branches over the water, suddenly diving in to catch a small fish. Kingfishers breed near lowland watercourses and lakes. (๐Ÿ“ธ Ged Gill)
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Brockholes Aug 14
Wonderful photo, Jim! What a lovely sight!
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