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Have you ever done anything you really don’t want to do in order to help someone else? Well, Judith Babbage, one of our longest serving volunteers, and Helen Wood, a former GP have agreed to ‘fly’ down the ‘Titan’ zip wire in Blaenau Ffestioniog on 29 August to raise money for BGGW. If you would […]


Rutland Water Nature Reserve.

Thursday was full of anticipation for four of the Glaslyn team as we headed towards Rutland Water Nature Reserve. It was worth travelling all those miles for the warm welcome we received from the Rutland team at Manton Bay, as well as the cake we were served after lunch! Firstly, we were introduced to Education […]

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Pont Croesor Nest – Season 2018

                                            Library Picture As promised in August 2017 the following is a statement by the Trustees of Bywyd Gwyllt Glaslyn Wildlife (BGGW) with regard to the Pont Croesor (PC) nest for the 2018 season. The PC nest is situated on land neither owned nor leased by BGGW. The structure on […]

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Live Streaming Appeal 2017- Thank You

We recently asked for your help to achieve our 2017 Live Streaming target as we needed to raise a further £1,500. Heather Corfield took part in the Ras y Cob to help raise money for the appeal via sponsorship. We hoped that together our target would be achieved. Not only did we succeed but thanks […]

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Fantastic News.

We have received the news today that Blue 9C, the eldest chick from the 2014 Glaslyn brood, was photographed at Leighton Moss on 25th July by John Dodds. 2014 was the year that BGGW first took over the running of Glaslyn and Blue 9C was also from the last brood fathered by 11(98), so the […]

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Ringing of the Glaslyn chicks

Ringing of the Glaslyn chicks took place on Saturday morning, the 1st of July 2017. Everything went to plan and the ringing was carried out in a professional manner. The chicks were alert after the ringing. The ring letters and numbers, Z6,Z7 and Z8. Z6 Male BTO ring number 1408634. Wing length 308mm, Weight 1.47kg. […]