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National Insect Week returns in 2020

Smithills Bee & Hoverfly ID Workshop

Saturday, June 30, 2018 - 10:30 to 16:00

Booking is essential for the Smithills Wildflife workshops. Guests are advised to bring appropriate outdoor clothing and footwear. Hot drinks and toilet facilities are provided but guests will need to bring a packed lunch.


Guests are asked not to bring dogs unless absolutely nessecary. The route includes at least one flight of stairs within the woodland.


The meeting place is Barrow Bridge car park (BL1 7NH) at 10:30AM.

Cost details

Free but booking required

Register in Advance

To attend this event please register in advance.


Did you know?

Most misunderstood insect in the UK

Earwigs, which don’t go in ears, except by rare accident. Originally 'ear-wing' as their wings are human ear shaped.

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