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Welcome

Welcome to the Friends of Denso Marston Nature Reserve website. The seven acre reserve is situated between the River Aire and the Denso Marston factory in Shipley, West Yorkshire. Created in 1990 on Denso Marston wash land for the benefit of wildlife, community enjoyment and education. An urban haven of woodland, meadows and pools with varied wildlife complement the other green areas in the wildlife rich Aire valley.

Volunteer

Work party

The Events page lists the work party dates. New volunteers are most welcome.

Walks and Events

Pond dipping

Why not come and join us on one of our guided walks where we are always pleased to see new faces.

Become a member

Pond Dipping

We are always pleased to welcome new members. Annual membership is only £6 per household.

Spider Club

Spider Club

Our monthly Spider Club activities are all about getting youngsters involved with nature.

Sightings

Black Bellied Dipper

Visit our Sightings page where we publish our recent and past wildlife sightings on the reserve.

Ramblings

warden

Have a look at the Warden's Ramblings page to view his monthly scribblings, poetry and pictures.

Here are details of some extra events for the Summer Holidays, why not come down and take part! Please note that the Summer Fun events are aimed at 4 to 12 year olds who must attend with parents. Please contact the warden if you would like further details.

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pdf logoCreative and Active

July 2014
-July event posters
-Summer Activity Details

Here you can download the latest event posters and membership form.

pdf logoMoth Night

pdf logoA Celebration of Nettles

pdf logoBat Walk

pdf logoMembership form

View our flickr group to browse or join and add your photos of the reserve and surrounding area.

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