Get closer to wildlife at Leighton Moss

WILDLIFE lovers can enjoy a number of events at the Leighton Moss nature reserve in Silverdale this month.

This weekend a binocular and telescope event runs from 10am – 4pm on Saturday and Sunday, with hands on advice on offer free of charge.

From 9am every Sunday in July and August visitors can marvel at moths at the back of the visitor centre when the moth trap is opened. There is no charge.

Heath walks take place from the front of the visitor centre between 11am and noon every Monday in July. All ages and abilities welcome. For more details call Jenni on 01524 701413.

See the Lancaster Guardian (07-07-11) for full story.