Category: Meeting

Talk on Badgers – 13th February 2019

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 […]

Forthcoming Meetings and Events

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 2nd March, 10.30 am Meet in St Mary’s Churchyard Tidy up the wildlife areas in the churchyard Knighton Wild 14th March 2019, 7.30 pm, Leicester Bowls Club, Kenwood Road Matt […]

Leicester Peregrine Project – 21st November 2018

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 […]

Butterfly Identification Talk and Walk – 30th June 2018

Painted Lady butterfly

Saturday 30th June 2018, 10.00am to 1.00pm Knighton Parish Centre Lounge, Church Lane, Knighton LE2 3WG Knighton Park Sensory Garden, LE2 3YQ £1 members, £3 non-members Urban green spaces, such as gardens and parks, are important habitats for butterflies as their numbers are decreasing dramatically, particularly in the intensively farmed countryside. Butterflies are good environmental […]

Ecological Gardening Talk and AGM – 16th May 2018

comma on blackberries

On 16th May Sally Cunningham will be talking about Ecological Gardening at Knighton Wild’s meeting, which starts at 7.30 pm in the Lounge at Knighton Parish Centre, Church Lane, Knighton. Sally is the author of ‘Ecological Gardening‘, published by Timber Press.  Ecological gardening is about how to grow not only for a healthy garden but […]

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