The Deputy Leader of the Liberal Democrat Group, Cllr John McCann, is proposing a motion to the next meeting of Oldham Council (22 March 2017) calling on the local authority to establish an action plan to help save bees in the Borough.
Cllr McCann explained: “My parents kept bees and they were a common sight […]
RSPB want to know if you’ve seen a hen harrier in the Peak District
Hen harrier Circus cyaneus, adult female in flight, hunting, Loch Gruinart RSPB reserve, Islay, June 2002
As spring approaches, the RSPB is calling on eagled-eyed wildlife fans who enjoy walking in the Peak District to keep a look out for […]
Osprey Photo: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Northeast Region
Reward offered as more birds of prey are illegally killed in the Peak District National Park
Derbyshire Police and the RSPB are appealing for information following the illegal killing of two birds of prey near to Glossop, Derbyshire. A £1000 reward has been offered by […]
Female Hen Harrier
With spring around the corner, the RSPB is asking people who spend time in the Peak District to keep their eyes peeled for hen harriers, England’s most threatened birds of prey.
The nature conservation charity has relaunched its Hen Harrier Hotline with the aim of finding out where these birds might […]
Wet conditions this year may not have suited many of Diggle’s residents but for some, it’s been a great year.
The toad population looks to have thrived as large numbers have been spotted at several sites in Diggle.
Bufo bufo or common toads can currently be seen migrating to their winter quarters for hibernation and […]