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WOOLTON SOCIETY

MERSEYSIDE YOUTH CHALLENGE TRUST

WOOLTON VILLAGE TRADERS ASSOCIATION

ASSOCIATIONS, SOCIETIES ETC

GATEACRE SOCIETY

GARSTON & DISTRICT HISTORICAL SOCIETY

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Woolton Village Residents Association
(Friends of Woolton Wood
& Camp Hill)

The WVRA, whose motto is Without fear or favour, was formed in 1981 are British Trust for Conservation volunteers and have, during the last three years, planted over two thousand oak, beech, and other species of tree and shrub in our local woods in order to save the mature woodlands. They have sown and planted bluebells and sown over 10 million wildflower seeds, including a swathe of wild flower seeds along by the Woolton Wood railings on High Street, in order to provide a substantial insect food source to save and support many species of wild bird including kestrels, owls, swallows, woodpeckers, thrush, blackbird, chaffinch and rook etc. Almost forty bird and bat boxes, funded by the Woolton Recreational and Educational Trust, built by local children and supported by the WVRA, were installed in the woodland to encourage more wild birds to nest.

Working in partnership with the City Council, Association volunteers have succeeded in regenerating much of the natural woodland, increasing the resident insect, wild bird, and mammal population. The project gained Green Flag award in 2003 in recognition of the formal features and in particular, the natural environments which had been sustained and improved...

 

 

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