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TUE 25 NOV

FREE

Conservation Day in Cowbury Dale

Tameside Countryside, Ashton under Lyne

Run by: Tameside Countryside Service

Rhododendron clearing - providing a more diverse habitat for wildlife and allowing the upland heath to flourish.

clock10:00–15:00

Suitable for 16+

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Please make sure you bring a packed lunch. No food provided, but drinks will be.
Please wear strong footwear. Long trousers and long sleeves are advisable.

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Tameside Countryside

Park Bridge Heritage Centre, The Stables, Park Bridge, Ashton under Lyne, OL6 8AQ

www.tameside.gov.uk/countryside

Meeting point: Castle Clough car park, Buckton Vale Road, Carrbrook, Stalybridge. SK15 3PJ

About this location

From the meadows and woods and valleys of the south to the high open moorland in the east, it is a countryside rich in Show more… heritage and Wildlife. Lying between the heart of Greater Manchester and the Peak District, Tameside's Countryside is special because of the variety of places there are to discover and enjoy.
Three rivers, the Tame, Etherow and Medlock, meander their way through the borough, their riverside tracks and pathways take you through ancient woodland and wildflower meadows.
A network of local and national trails, such as the Trans-Pennine Trail, Tameside Trail and Tame Valley Way, link wide open countryside to the lesser know urban sites, many providing a green oasis on the edge of towns.
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From the meadows and woods and valleys of the south to the high open moorland in the east, it is a countryside rich in heritage and Wildlife. Lying between the heart of Greater Manchester and the Peak District, Tameside's Countryside is special because of the variety of places there are to discover and enjoy.
Three rivers, the Tame, Etherow and Medlock, meander their way through the borough, their riverside tracks and pathways take you through ancient woodland and wildflower meadows.
A network of local and national trails, such as the Trans-Pennine Trail, Tameside Trail and Tame Valley Way, link wide open countryside to the lesser know urban sites, many providing a green oasis on the edge of towns.

Contact

This activity is organised and run by Tameside Countryside Service.

Please register in advance.

Telephone or email to register.

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