Stunning limestone pavements, ancient woodlands, intimate orchards and meadows and an impressive coastline make Arnside & Silverdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty one of England's finest landscapes. The work of the AONB Partnership aims to conserve and enhance this extraordinary place now and for the future.
Show the Love
February 6th, 2017
This month celebrates The Climate Coalition’s ‘Show the Love’ campaign. Families are invited to discover the climate change stories of Leighton Moss with a special ‘Show the Love’ family trail. Drop-in between 9.30 am-4 pm on Saturday 11-Sunday 26 February. It is free to take part, normal admission charges apply to non-members.
Families visiting Leighton Moss this half term can also get creative with The Climate Coalition’s ‘Show the Love’ green heart making. By making green hearts and hanging them on the Leighton Moss climate change tree, families can show their support for wildlife in the face of climate change. Drop-in between 9.30 am-4 pm on Friday 17-Monday 20 February. It is free to take part, normal admission charges apply to non-members.
‘Things with wings’ is an exciting art workshop with Morecambe Bay Partnership. Visitors can discover patterns in nature using tissue paper, glue and string to create a special stained glass effect with artist Hilli McManus. Sessions take place on Sunday 12 February at 10 am-12.30 pm or 1.15-3.45 pm and cost £2.50 per child. Booking is essential via: www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/things-
On any day throughout February, families can also take part in the ‘Love Birds’ family trail to discover more about how birds are partnering up at this time of year. Drop-in between 9.30 am-4 pm. It is free to take part, normal admission charges apply to non-members.
Venue: RSPB Leighton Moss and Morecambe Bay nature reserve, Myers Farm, Storrs Lane, Silverdale, LA50SW.
Contact: For further details visit rspb.org.uk/leightonmoss or phone the visitor centre on 01524 701601.