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Bird spectacle Martin Mere WWT this weekend

Saturday 23 November and Sunday 24 November North West Bird Festival

Come and join us at Martin Mere WWT reserve in Lancashire.

Whooper Swans at Martin Mere WWT

Hundreds of Whooper Swans will be right in front of the hides.

Whooper Swan


Two Whooper Swans

With perfect weather forecast for the weekend it will be a wonderful event.

Lapwing male 1

Lots of waders on the reserve including stunning Lapwing.

Juvenile Ruff

Plenty of Ruff to enjoy with over 90 birds on the reserve.

Pink Footed Geese Arrive

Late afternoon the sky will be full of Pink-footed Geese.

Pink-footed Geese land at Holkham

Pink-feet on mass - a wonderful sight and sound.

Welney WWT Whooper Swan arrival 2

We may see more Whooper Swans arrive from the north.

There is always so much to see and do at the North West Bird Festival we know you will have a wonderful day out, or maybe make a weekend of it? We will be at the event both Saturday and Sunday, in the Raine's Observatory over-looking the mere and the masses of swans, wildfowl and waders, magic. Hope to see you there!


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