North West England Members' Group Events

Latest information about 2018 work parties and events for members and supporters in North West England

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Looking to do some conservation work this year? Join members as they carry out various tasks to improve the ecology of the local area.

Glenridding Common conservation work parties

This year we are holding two work parties at Glenridding Common: 27-29 July and 14-16 September. Find out more

Hardknott Forest restoration project

Since 2003, over 700 volunteers have helped restore Hardknott Forest in the upper reaches of the Duddon valley - one of the Lake District's largest conifer plantations - to native woodland. They now need extra help...

  • Book now for the next residential conservation weekend on 13-14 October 2018
  • Take part on a regular volunteers day on the second Sunday and fourth Tuesday of each month from September 2018.

To find out more, download the Restoring Hardknott Forest leaflet or email the Hardknott Forest Project Officer John Hodgson

Dominic Spracklen's picture above was taken at Hardknott Forest residential weekend in March 2017.