What's on?

Community Events and activities in Birchwood 

What’s on at Birchwood Forest Park?

Events start at the Ranger Centre at Birchwood Forest Park, unless otherwise stated.  The address is Ranger Centre, Birchwood Forest Park off Moss Gate, Warrington,  WA3 6QX.


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 Lend a Hand


The Rangers organise regular workdays in Birchwood Forest Park throughout the year.  If you want to get involved in some practical work, learn new skills and meet new people, contact the Rangers on 01925 824239. 

You must be over 16 years old to take part in these workdays.


For more information about Birchwood Forest Park as well as a Calendar of Events, click here https://www.warrington.gov.uk/homepage/568/birchwood_forest_park


Birchwood Carnival

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Birchwood Carnival is an annual event, held at Birchwood Forest Park.  This year it will be taking place on Sunday, 2nd June from around 12 noon.

Main arena attractions include the Van Buren Show, a mix of magic and illusion and an eagle and vulture display.

There are also a number of free activities; a climbing wall, rodeo bull, gladiator joust, a very popular Punch and Judy show and Ranger Rob's Animal Experience, circus skills, balloon modelling etc etc.

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Tel No:   01925 824239/01925 442495


What’s on at Risley Moss Local Nature Reserve?

Events are organised in conjunction with Risley Moss Action Group (RIMAG) and start from the Visitor Centre at Risley Moss Local Nature Reserve. 

For more information about Rilsey Moss, as well as the Calendar of Events, click on this link https://www.warrington.gov.uk/homepage/542/risley_moss

A number of practical activities take place at Risley Moss throughout the year, volunteers are always welcome. Please contact Risley Moss for details on 01925 824339.

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Visit: Rangers Office, Risley Moss Local Nature Reserve, Ordnance Ave, Birchwood, Warrington,        WA3 6QX

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