fritilliary butterfly The next summer programme has not been finalised. Come back in a month or two.

Winter Programme

All indoor meetings are held on the second Friday of the month from September until March, from 7:30pm at the Chuch of the Ascension, Michaelson Avenue, Torrisholme, LA4 6RH. (the Hall is in Michaelson Avenue, first left off Lancaster Road between The Shrimp Roundabout and Torrisholme) There is a a charge of £2 including light refreshments.

December 14 Friday 7:30 PM A Christmas Quiz, Members Own Photos and a Jacob’s Join.

Enjoy a friendly quiz compiled by Sheila Cooper and a festive supper. Members are invited to bring their own photos which can be shown on the projector.
Members are invited to bring photos or items of interest to include in the Quiz. Contributions welcome for the Jacob’s Join

January 11 Friday 7:30 PM Bats of North Lancashire

An illustrated talk by local expert Gail Armstrong about these fascinating creatures.

February 8 Friday 7:30 PM Red Squirrels — Their Ecology and Survival.

An illustrated talk by Phil Dykes about this delightful but scarce mammal. Phil is one of LWT`s regular speakers and an active and informed member of the Lancashire Mammal Group.

March 8 Friday 7:30 PM Marine Conservation and the impact of Overfishing

An illustrated talk by LWT speaker Chris Glaze about the impact of overfishing.

Practical Conservation Days: Warton Crag Nature Reserve

Help with coppicing and scrub clearance to create habitat for nationally rare butterflies and moths on this beautiful limestone crag.

For all these events: Meet at county council quarry car park, Crag Road, Warton SD 492 724; Bring stout footwear, waterproofs and a packed lunch; Not suitable for children; Contact Reserves Office on 01524 855030

January 31 Thursday 9:30 AM

February 28 Thursday 9:30 AM