If you go down to the woods today…

If you go down to the woods today, you're sure of a big surprise! A Teddy Bear's Picnic!   The friends of Dacres Wood Nature Reserve are having an open day on Saturday, 30th May. Not just any old open day, but a teddy bear's picnic theme. There will be lots of great activities for … Continue reading If you go down to the woods today…

Creatures and Critters day

Hi all, In Saturday, 26th July from 1-4pm, there is an open day in the Dacres Wood Nature Reserve. Ema Felix, who runs a nature group for small children, will be helping the friends of Dacres Wood to run a creatures and critters day. Come along for: - pond dipping - bug collecting and - … Continue reading Creatures and Critters day

Teddy Bear’s Picnic

On Saturday, 31st May 2014 we have our first ever Teddy Bear's picnic. Come along and have a picnic with your favourite teddy, make a sculpture and help hunt for teddies! Please bring your teddy and a picnic. Of course as usual, the nature reserve will be open for visits and light refreshment will be available … Continue reading Teddy Bear’s Picnic

Recent Committee Meeting

On Thursday, 27th March we (the committee of the Friends of Dacres Wood Nature Reserve) had our first meeting of the year. We had a great discussion over our plans for 2014 and events for the rest of the year. And so we are happy to announce that our first open day for this year … Continue reading Recent Committee Meeting

Annual General Meeting and Open Day 2012

Coming up next weekend (Saturday, 29th June) is the June open day for the nature reserve. The reserve is open from 12pm- 3pm. Refreshments and free tours will be available. If you feel like "mucking in" then feel free to bring some gloves, as the Friends and volunteers will be tidying up and maintaining the site. … Continue reading Annual General Meeting and Open Day 2012