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May Day (Monday, 7 May 2012 11am-4pm)

Did you know that May Day is supposed to signal the end of the ‘unfarmable’ winter half of the year? It was thought that all of the seeding would have been completed and so farm labourers could enjoy a day … Continue reading

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Dawn chorus comes early to Northycote Farm & Country Park

Northycote Farm & Country Park, Bushbury, Wolverhampton In recent weeks, we have been lucky enough to meet more than 60 different types of bird species, down at Northycote Farm.  There have always been bird feeders in the wildlife gardens, shrubs … Continue reading

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We ♥ Wolverhampton

What’s your favourite place in the city? When I was a small child, I would walk into Wolverhampton with my ‘Gran’ and we would visit the indoor and outdoor markets before going for breakfast in one of the many cafés. … Continue reading

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Green Flag® Submissions 2011

  Back in the office, Monday, 31 January 2011 was a very busy day – it was the deadline for Green Flag® submissions.  Green Flag® is very important to us ‘Parkies’ as it’s the benchmark national standard for parks and green … Continue reading

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