TESCO BAG PACKING. On August Bank Holiday Saturday and Sunday BGGW volunteers gave their time to help with bag packing at Tesco. Over the two days they raised just under £500. Well done and thank you to all who took part in this fundraiser. Special thanks to our young volunteers Barnaby and Cassia who handed […]
Join us for a Bat Walk on Friday and Saturday 24+25th August. A special activity for children at 6:30pm before the walk on Friday evening. Bring a torch and wear suitable shoes and clothing as the field can get wet and muddy on occasions. We look forward to seeing you there!
This Summer we have a number of activities and events for adults and children. From bat walks to fungi foraging, we’re sure there’s something that will appeal to you. Our nature club for children, Clwb Gweilch Glaslyn, has weekly activities on Thursdays, details of which can be found in the poster below. BGGW events: (Suggested […]
There is nothing more exciting, or nerve wrecking, than watching the first fledging of the season. From the day the eldest chick, KS3, turned 49 days old, we were afraid to take our eyes away from the nest. We needn’t have worried however. The chicks were happy to keep us waiting. Although the window for […]
Here is the video of the ringing of the 2018 Glaslyn chicks.
As many have correctly guessed, Mrs G and Aran have two female chicks and a male on the nest this year. At the ringing on Monday evening of this week, the two females weighed well above the 1500g maximum of the scale and the male came in at 1460g. It seems Aran’s persistent and reliable […]
BGGW will be present at this event, please call by our fundraising stall.
This warm weather is enough to make anyone feel lazy. We’re all moving that little bit slower, searching for respite in the shade at every opportunity. Similar to the young chicks resting under their ‘mumbarella’! Aran, however, isn’t so fortunate. Once again, he proved himself quite the fisherman on Sunday 17th June bringing eight fish […]
Here are the details for the new Clwb Gweilch Glaslyn. Open to children 7-11 years old. We’ll be meeting every other Saturday during term time then every Thursday during the summer holidays. We’ll be exploring different themes and activities in every session so if you have any young nature enthusiasts or budding birdwatchers at home, […]
It has only been nineteen days since the first chick hatched but already we have seen a drastic change in all of their appearances. While they may look all cute and innocent to begin with, they soon shed their first down and enter the reptilian stage of plumage. It’s difficult to tell at this point, […]