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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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Sensational Summer Snaps – A competition

Sensational Summer Snaps … a competition Contact information: Parks and Green Spaces, Wolverhampton City Council, Ground Floor, Civic Centre, St Peter’s Square, Wolverhampton  WV1 1SJ By telephone:  01902 551155 By email to:     wilf@wolverhampton.gov.uk About the competition … If you’re … Continue reading

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Killing them softly …

No thanks – we just ate Why we really shouldn’t feed water birds We’re very lucky in Wolverhampton, almost all of our park users understand the reasons why it’s not a good idea to feed the water birds that live … 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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Ding, dong, the bells …

I’m getting married in the morning; ding, dong, the bells are gonna chime … We often get asked if we allow wedding celebrations in Wolverhampton’s parks. The simple answer to this is ‘no’. We’re not licensed to hold wedding ceremonies … Continue reading

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Keep off the grass!

Get off the grass … I was asked recently on Twitter, if I ever tweet ‘Get off the grass’. Now, when I was a lad … way back when, there were signs everywhere and parks weren’t really a place for … 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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