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Butterflies of Bisley Road Cemetery

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 - 10:00 to 13:00

Join Sue Smith from the Gloucestershire Branch; she will give an introductory talk then lead a walk through the cemetery, which is a nature reserve and comprises the Victorian Chapel of Rest, old gravestones, unimproved limestone grassland, scrub, plantation woodland, specimen trees and boundary walls.

The whole site is managed by Stroud Town Council and supports a rich variety of plants and animals, including nationally and locally rare species and UK and Gloucestershire Priority Habitats and Species.

This event is organised by the Stroud Valleys Project and supported by Adult Education in Gloucestershire.

There is a £10 charge for the event and advanced booking is required:

Meet at 10am at Bisley Road Cemetery, Stroud, GL5 1HF.

Age limits or guidance

Suitable for ages over 18

Cost details

£10 per person

Register in Advance

To attend this event please register in advance.

Did you know?

Biological control

Predatory ladybirds and parasitoid wasps are used as a biological control for pest insects such as aphids.

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