Local campaign group Save Swallows Wood  are
organising a nature walk and picnic around the Swallows Wood nature
reserve on Sunday 19th August.
Pat Ellison and a visiting ecologist, who knows the local area, will lead
the walk. Together they'll be on hand to share lots of information about
the plants and wildlife on our doorstep. Walkers will also have the opportunity
to visit specific sites in and around the nature reserve that would be
affected by the bypass proposals.
The walk will begin at 11am from the starting point on Crossgate Lane,
Tintwistle (meet at the public footpath sign just after the entrance to
The picnic will start at 1pm, meeting at the information board at the
Tintwistle entrance to the nature reserve.
More information about the walk can be found on the website (www.saveswallowswood.org.uk)
or by calling Emma on 0845 226 3392.