Lancashire branch

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Belted BeautyWelcome to the Lancashire Branch of Butterfly Conservation. The Lancashire Branch covers the counties of Lancashire, Northern Greater Manchester and Liverpool.

If you live in the region and are a member of Butterfly Conservation you automatically become a member of the Lancashire branch.

Within our area we have a great variety of moths and butterflies - including a number of national rarities. 


Latest News

Rare butterfly treat for wildlife lovers

Nature enthusiasts in Cumbria and Lancashire are being given the chance to see some rare butterflies at a free event to celebrate 50 years of the wildlife charity Butterfly Conservation (BC).

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Exciting New Book Published

Pug Moths of North-west England

By Brian Hancock

This fantastic book by Brian Hancock can be purchased by BC Members at an introductory price of £12.00 (including P&P) until the 31st May, after which the price will be £15.00 [including P&P].

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