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Rewild Your Family at Morecambe Bay’s Wild Weekend

Thu, 2018-05-31 09:31
Part of the 2018 FESTIVAL OF THE BAY

Put your screens away for the weekend and enjoy world class storytelling by the campfire, inspiring outdoor fun with nature art, foraging, walks in the woods, and bushcraft activities. A fantastic family weekend in the outdoors 
 

Bring a tent and set up camp for a few nights alongside the beautiful woodlands and coastline of the Bay, where you'll discover the natural wonders of the landscape with experts from the region and spend some fun quality time together as a family. 

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Volunteers to get to grips with Morecambe Bay’s grasses

Fri, 2018-05-25 11:07

Morecambe Bay Partnership is encouraging locals to get out and about and be at one with nature this summer, with a day exploring the lesser known world of grasses. The free workshop on Saturday 9th June will be held in Silverdale, Lancashire and is open to anyone with a keen interest in getting to know the grasses under their feet.

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Fight the bracken: Help save local ancient monuments!

Tue, 2018-05-15 11:19

Volunteers are being asked to help fight vegetation on Birkrigg Common near Ulverston - a constant threat to the popular ancient stone circle and beauty-spot. Volunteer work parties led by Morecambe Bay Partnership will take place on the Common every month through to September. The first work party of the season will take place on Thursday 24th May from 9.30am.

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TV Archaeologist heading to Morecambe Bay

Fri, 2018-05-11 16:11

TV Archaeologist, Oliver Hutchinson is heading to Morecambe Bay as part of an event to shed light on the hidden past of the Bay’s coastline, and local people are invited to join him.

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Protecting Redshanks around the Bay

Tue, 2018-05-01 15:38

Morecambe Bay Partnership is making it easy for residents and visitors to Morecambe Bay to spot its ‘Bird of the Month’ this month, by choosing one of only two wading birds that have red legs.

The bird in question is the redshank - often a migrant arriving on the shores of the Bay from Iceland ahead of winter, although some can be seen all year round.  There are around 25,000 breeding pairs resident in the UK all year and 130,000 redshank which just over-winter.

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Will you discover the Seldom Seen of Morecambe Bay this Bank Holiday?

Tue, 2018-05-01 12:51

'I've always been meaning to go there'... sound familiar? We have so many beautiful places on our doorstep and they're often on our 'to do' list, yet we never quite make it, there's always something more pressing to do.

Well now is your chance to rectify the situation... Grab one of our unique illustrated maps and head out to explore our spectacular coastal corner of England this bank holiday weekend... you're in for a treat!

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