Brockholes Nature Reserve

Preston flooding: Brockholes centre remains closed due to nature reserve flooding

The extent of the flooding at Brockholes Pics: Terry Jolly A nature reserve near Preston has seen its visitor centre cut off due to flooding. The reserve itself remains open to visit and spot wildlife in but you can’t grab […]

4 years ago
Explore the Brockholes Nature Reserve in after-dark walk

Brockholes can be accessed late at night for the walk Pic: Pelham 123 The after-dark secrets of a Preston nature reserve are to be revealed. Brockholes Nature Reserve is opening its doors late on a Saturday night in January for a special nature […]

4 years ago
Arson suspected at Brockholes Nature Reserve as volunters left in tears by polytunnel fire

The shell of the polytunnel which will need repairing Pic: Bill Aspin A nature reserve near Preston has been the victim of arsonists after its polytunnel was torched. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service was scrambled to Brockholes Nature Reserve on Friday morning […]

4 years ago
In pictures: Funky fungi spring up across Preston

The warm and wet October has helped fuel the perfect growing conditions for some very funky mushrooms. Fungi of all shapes and sizes has been popping up across Preston’s parks, […]

5 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Brockholes nature reserve seeks commercial partners

The popular local nature reserve just south of Preston is offering opportunities to become partners for the next phase of its development.  Brockholes nature reserve is hoping the continuing development […]

5 years ago
Brockholes Nature Reserve friends group get grant funding

brockholes nature reserve Friends of the Brockholes Nature Reserve have received a grant from a local county councillor. Kevin Ellard, who represents Preston East, has donated £768 for six conservation volunteers to be […]

6 years ago
Green Gold for Brockholes

Brockholes, the UK’s first floating nature reserve scoops a gold at the Green Tourism awards. The Brockholes site, opened in 2011, can be found just outside Preston off junction 31 […]

6 years ago
No Ego Challenge to take place at Brockholes

The No Ego Challenge takes place this weekend A 10k race around the Brockholes Nature Reserve will be held on Saturday. The Lancashire No Ego Challenge will see competitors take on a course around the nature reserve. Businessman […]

6 years ago
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