When: Thurs Feb 27th and Saturday March 1st (10-3.30pm)
Where: Just off Smith's Lane WN2 4XS
For more information contact Jess
tel 0161 872 1660
Conservation work with Trust for Conservation Volunteers (TCV) in Trafford
When: Wed Feb 5th, Wed Feb 12th, Wed Feb 19th, Wed Mar 5th, Sat Mar 8th , Tues Mar 18th, Thurs Mar 27th. Meet at 10am.
Where: Meet at Mersey Valley Visitor Centre, Sale Water Park.
Woodland thinning along Barrow Brook
Repair work to the fence along the marsh platform
Step rebuilding from Cow Lane to the riverbank
Remove the old willow snail and replant a willow maze
Individuals can just turn up, groups please contact Ally Taylor at The Conservation Volunteers
tel 07764 655693
Community Growing Sessions: Get your hands dirty at The Hub at Alexandra Park, Oldham. Learn how to grow your own fruit and vegetables at these community allotment sessions every Monday 1pm-3pm, Wednesday 10am-12noon and Thursdays 10am-12noon. Meet at The Hub. The entrance gate is on Kings Road next to the car park entrance, Oldham, OL8 2BH. Email to find out more:
Birchfield Park Forest Garden, volunteering days 3rd Sunday of the month: 1-3pm. Join the Friends of Birchfields Park in Rusholme for monthly work in the forest garden work including planting, weeding, mulching, pruning. Call Jane Morris on 07827 980684 for details.
Ongoing:K.I.T.E - Kids in the Environment . Kite is a group for young people aged 7 to 11 years who want to learn more about their environment and wildlife through a different activity each month. First Sunday of every month. Email
or call 0161 330 9613 to find out more.