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Pam Mynott of Leicestershire and Rutland Badger Group will be speaking at our meeting on Wednesday 13th February 2019 at 7.30 pm in the Lounge at Knighton Parish Centre, Church Lane, Knighton, Leicester LE2 3WG. Pam will be talking about the work of Leicestershire and Rutland Badger Group, badgers and their habits, threats to badgers […]
Join us for a walk round Knighton Spinney on Saturday 29th December 2018 from 10.30 am to 12.30 pm. Meet at the gate to the Spinney at 10.30 am, for a walk round to see what is about at this time of year and to visit and take photographs of the points on the Nature […]
On Saturday 17th November, members of Leicester de Montfort Rotary Club and scouts from 68th Leicester Scout Group, who meet on Cademan Close, got together to plan 2,000 crocus bulbs at Knighton Green. Since hearing about the plans to improve the area, Simon Smart, one of the scout leaders has been keen to get involved. […]
Here’s a link to our October 2018 newsletter.
Leicester City Council has reviewed its byelaws that apply to parks in the City and is consulting residents through an online survey. If you are interested in the city’s parks then you can have your say at: https://consultations.leicester.gov.uk/communications/parks-byelaws/
This summarises meetings and events in the near future. Entries in bold are organised by Knighton Wild or taking place in Knighton. Date Description Organiser 29th December 2018, 10.30 am Meet at Spinney Entrance Walk in Knighton Spinney Knighton Wild 13th February 2019, 7.30 pm, Knighton Parish Centre Talk on Badgers Knighton Wild
7.30 pm, Wednesday 21st November Knighton Parish Centre, Church Lane, Leicester LE2 3WG Leicestershire and Rutland Ornithological Society (LROS) and Leicester City Council have been working together to protect the peregrine falcons that have been nesting in the city for the last few years. After initially nesting on the office block near the St George’s […]
5 people worked in St Mary’s Churchyard on Saturday 15th September. Nicky and Geoff trimmed and cleaned up the hedge we laid last year. You can see Nicky is very pleased with the regrowth which is already thickening up the boundary and providing more shelter. Steve checked out the bird boxes we installed earlier this […]
Richard Iliffe is running a workshop on Fungi identification on Saturday 13th October from 10.00 am to 4.00 pm. The session takes place at the Botanic Garden in Oadby. More information about the event is available on the Botanic Garden website, with information on how to book. This isn’t a Knighton Wild event, but it’s […]