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Minsterley Meadows Appeal

Middle Marches Community Land Trust have launched an appeal to purchase Minsterley Meadows for future generations. The meadows are flower-rich meadows on the outskirts of Minsterley, Shropshire. Amongst many other species, the meadows support the largest colony of...

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Question for the Election Candidates

If elected, what do you intend to do to slow the loss of biodiversity in Shropshire: to halt the decline of Red and Amber Listed species such as Curlew, Swift, Hedgehogs and Bilberry Bumble Bee and to preserve habitats such as wildflower meadows?

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Birdfest 2024

SACWG held a very successful Birdfest on Saturday 16th March in Mayfair Community Centre. Over 250 people, including lots of families and children, attended and the feedback was overwhelmingly positive. Activities included bird box making, birds of prey talk and demonstration, talks by local expert birders, information stalls and family focused activities. Read the report here 

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Bird Walk – Saturday 8th April 2023

Bird Walk Saturday 8th April 9.30am.  (Leader: Leo Smith) Meet at Cleeton St Mary Church, opposite the entrance. (OS Grid ref. SO611786). A walk around the local pasture fields (good chance of seeing and / or hearing Curlew), and then onto the common (good chance of...

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Get involved with our bird survey!

Last year we found 12 pairs of curlew but no lapwing, you can read the full report HERE. We need more helpers for this years' survey. Please come along to our Bird Group meeting on 21st March at 7.30pm in Minsterley Parish Hall. Full details HERE. The survey involves...

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SACWG Annual Public Meeting 2023

The Annual Public Meeting of the Strettons Area Community Wildlife Group (SACWG)  will be held in All Stretton Village Hall on Wednesday 15th March 2023.  All are welcome to attend. Doors will open at 19:00 and the meeting will start at 19:30. You can download the...

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Nature in The Strettons Website

The Nature in the Strettons website provides a simple way of finding out about all the different wildlife groups in the area and their activities. It hosts links to their websites or emails so you can easily find out about all the amazing work that happens in our local area. Please take a look and use the site to include events and news items relating to wildlife in the Strettons…

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