Wednesday 19th January 2022, 10:00am-3:30pm
Wart Barrow, Allithwaite
- Martin Chadwick
- 015395 32553
Care with Coronavirus
Wearing masks should not be necessary during outdoor conservation work but it may still be useful to have your own mask and sanitiser with you just to cover all possible situations. We want you to feel comfortable at this work party.
You must read the notice about Coronavirus-please follow the link https://butterfly-conservation.org/in-your-area/cumbria-branch/covid-19-information-work-parties-autumn-2021
Booking is essential, email Martin Chadwick at
Meet at 10:00 at the parking place defined by the grid reference (please note that the parking area may change-check this site for details). Check the web site for last minute changes. Dress appropriately for Cumbrian weather, boots, waterproofs, warm clothing and, bring lunch and drinks. We supply tools and protective items.
Small scale chain saw work, bow saws and loppers to create a new and more open habitat
From the east, turn off A590 at Meathop roundabout, first exit and follow sign posted road to Grange. Drive through Grange centre following the major roads signed to Allithwaite and Flookburgh. Leave Grange by Risedale Hill (large pink building on right) and enter open country. In Allithwaite, turn right at Yakkers pub, then right just after Post Office into Quarry Lane, which leads to the community playing fields at grid reference SD 387767. Sat nav LA11 7RF Park at Allithwaite playing field.
From the west, turn right at Haverthwaite crossroads and follow B5278 to Holker, Cark and Flookburgh to Allithwaite. Turn left at Yakkers pub, then right just after Post Office into Quarry Lane, which leads to the community playing field. Grid reference SD 387767. Sat nav LA11 7RF Park at Allithwaite playing field.
Please do not park in Quarry Lane as it causes friction.