Glasgow

Glasgow is a city containing a wide variety of wildlife habitats: parks, rivers, marsh and several local nature reserves. Possil Marsh, a Trust reserve, lies to the north of the city, beside the Forth-Clyde Canal. 

What we do

 We aim to:

Inform you on wildlife topics through our walks and talks programme.
Give you the opportunity to develop knowledge and skills through our various events
Give you opportunities to meet other members

How to get involved

You can help  by:

Joining the Glasgow Group committee- we need ideas for new walks and talks
Taking part in practical conservation work on our reserves. Contact pgilbert@swt.org.uk  for more information
Raising funds for the Trust at events

Group information

Contacts

Mike Turner (Chair)
0141 357 0094

Ann Brackenridge (Secretary)
0141 334 2889

Janet Palmar (Treasurer)
jpalmar2005@yahoo.co.uk

Telephone
0141 357 0094
Email
Email Glasgow

GROUP MEETINGS

Where and when?

Where we meet

We meet regularly at Hyndland Secondary School. Programme of talks starting at 7.30pm from October-April. Walks programme throughout the year. Click on Events under Links & Downloads.

Directions

From Hyndland Station.

44/4 bus stop on Clarence Drive.

Get directions

Glasgow

Events and Talks

Events November 2018

• Tuesday 6 November 10am-12noon. – Why flowers are more than just pretty

Louise Bustard, the Education Officer at the Glasgow Botanic Gardens will lead a guided walk explaining the varied functions that flowers perform.

Meet at the entrance to the Kibble Palace, Glasgow G12 0UE

Contact Ann Brackenridge 0141 339 089

 

• Wednesday 28 November 7.30pm-9.30pm. Current marine issues in Scotland

Sam Collin, SWT’s Marine Policy Officer will talk about current marine issues in Scotland including an update on marine plastics and what the Trust is doing about this.

Meet at Hyndland Secondary School, Airlie Theatre, Clarence Drive G12 9TN.

Contact David Palmar dpalmar2000@yahoo.co.uk

 

All our meetings are open to anyone interested in wildlife and conservation. £1 suggested donation. Refreshments are also available for a small donation. Parking is available in the school playground. No. 4 bus stops just outside the school. Hyndland station is close by. Contact Mike Turner at mgturner@gmail.com or 0141 357 0094 for more information.

 

 

 

Want to do practical  conservation work?- contact pgilbert@scottishwildlifetrust.org.uk. or Scott Donaldson  scottedonaldson@hotmail.com

Found an injured bird or animal? Contact Hesselhead Wildlife Rescue Centre, Beith, Ayrshire 01505 502415.

 

FURTHER READING

About Glasgow

Out & about

Nearest local group
Glasgow

Links & downloads

Events leaflet

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