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Purple Emperor butterflies

Purple Emperor butterflies

Where to find Purple Emperor butterflies The mecca for seeing the largest of our breeding butterflies in the East Midlands, if not the whole of Britain, is in Fermyn Woods, part of the Rockingham Forest. The Purple Emperor photo below was taken in Fermyn Woods, East...
Woodland Activities afternoon

Woodland Activities afternoon

We’ve just  published details of our woodland activity afternoon that will happen on Friday 24th July, designed to appeal to family groups. If you’ve not been to Oxlip Wood before then here’s your chance to check it out for yourself and find out more...
Bluebells in ancient English woodland

Bluebells in ancient English woodland

Bluebell walk at Oxlip Wood A sunny Sunday afternoon added to the beauty to be seen on the Bluebell walk at Oxlip Wood. Setting off along the perimeter fence we stopped to admire the recent hedge laying efforts which are now greening up nicely. Before we’d gone...
Forest School

Forest School

Forest School at Oxlip wood Want your children to have mini-adventures in a risk-managed woodland? If so, Forest school sessions at Oxlip Wood might be just what you’re looking for. Oxlip wood is a private woodland situated just outside the village of...
Bluebells in English woodland

Bluebells in English woodland

Bluebells always create a wonderful vista and here at Oxlip wood the under storey becomes a vibrant carpet of blue at this time of year. The first sightings of blue happened not long into April, but every day their presence became more apparent. It’s interesting...

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