Category: Parc Slip News

Parc Slip Wildlife Trust Visitor Centre

Fantastic New Coffee Shop Menu

Parc Slip Wildlife Trust Visitor Centre has a great new menu for the coffee shop. Why not pop down and enjoy a walk around our

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Santa's Grotto

Santa’s coming to Parc Slip Nature Reserve

See your little ones’ faces light up as they meet Santa himself at Parc Slip Wildlife Trust Visitor Centre (Coffee Shop) on 6th & 7th

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Lunar Hornet by V Matthews

A good week for rare moths at Parc Slip

The second week in July has been a particularly good one for finding rare moths at Parc Slip. As usual we have run the weekly

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Small Blue

Small Blue butterfly makes a comeback at Parc Slip

The small blue butterfly (Cupido minimus) is the UK’s smallest butterfly, with a wingspan of only 16-27mm. It’s a beautiful little butterfly, recognised by the

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Reed Warbler

Birding Challenge of Parc Slip Nature Reserve

This year I decided to do a Patchwork year list, joining a few of my birding friends in signing up for the challenge.  Whilst my

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Female and male glow worm Mike Bright

Green Glows by Rudi Bright

The twinkling goblin green light of our native Glow worm deserves a place on your list of things to see in 2014. Last summer I

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Golden Eagle with Grouse

Elevated Hide Fund Silent Auction

We are still busy fundraising to cover the costs of the new elevated hide which overlooks the new wetland at Parc Slip. There has been

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Tilly's Butterfly

Local School Children Create Wicked Wildlife From Waste!

Tilly’s Butterfly, Top 3 The Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales recently ran a competition for schools in South Wales to turn any school and

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Harp concert Liz Gordan (Mad Apple Designs)

Harp Recital Helps Build Elevated Bird Hide at Parc Slip

Harp concert Liz Gordan (Mad Apple Designs) On Friday 28th February, we were privileged to be joined at Parc Slip by local music teachers Angharad

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Lapwing Ian Rose

Parc Slip’s New Elevated Bird Hide

Existing Wetlands at Parc Slip Parc Slip Nature Reserve, situated in Tondu, Bridgend is WTSWW’s flagship nature reserve in South Wales and supports a wide

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Frog spawn season; what do you need to know?

The onset of the warmer weather in February brought the start of the amphibian breeding season and the welcome appearance of frog and toad spawn

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Brian the Badger by Rose Revera

Badger sculpture named after celebrity anti-cull campaigner, Queen’s Brian May

Following the installation of the new Badger sculpture at Parc Slip Nature Reserve, the Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales, who own and manage

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