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National Insect Week returns in 2020

All that flutters & glows at GIlfach

Saturday, June 16, 2018 - 20:30 to 22:30

An evening wildlife walk

Celebrating National Moth Night and National Insect week, join Barbara Brown for an evening walk searching for glow worms and looking at moths at Gilfach Nature Reserve.

Meet at the Old Farmyard

Grid Reference SN964717

Age limits or guidance

Suitable for all

Cost details

Free to all


Wheelchair users and People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance



Did you know?


Female water snipe flies Atherix ibis clasp each other and cluster in big round aggregations on the end of branches overhanging rivers – males entering the swarms are mated repeatedly until they die. The females then lay their eggs in to the water – and all die still in their tight aggregations.