Great Big Green Week Wildlife Walk – Bonny Grove

10th June 2024, 2:00pm4:00pm

Bonny Grove, Layby opposite Bridlewoods , Brass Castle Lane, Marton-in-Cleveland

Join local botanist Martin Allen for a wildlife walk around Bonny Grove Nature Reserve, a site of old wet pasture surrounded by woodland in the upper reaches of the Marton West Beck tributary. Recent work has been carried out by volunteers and staff from Tees Valley Wildlife Trust to tackle encroaching scrub and restore neutral…

More information


Great Big Green Week Wildlife Walk – Blue Bell Beck

13th June 2024, 6:00pm8:00pm

Blue Bell Beck – Malvern Drive, Blue Bell Beck Walkway, Malvern Drive, Middlesbrough TS5 8JT

Enjoy the meandering beck, mature woodlands and adjacent species-rich grassland on this wildlife walk led by local botanist Martin Allen. Maintained by the Friends of Blue Bell Beck, the beck corridor offers valuable green space in which both people and nature can flourish. Recently the Friends of Blue Bell Beck and staff from Tees Valley…

More information


Great Big Green Week Wildlife Walk – Teessaurus Park

16th June 2024, 10:00am12:00pm

Teessaurus Park, Teessaurus Park, Middlesbrough TS23 1PZ

Join local botanist Martin Allen for a wildlife walk around Teessaurus Park. Once at the centre of Middlesbrough’s iron and steel industry, land reclamation of the area eventually created ideal conditions for colonisation by specialised grassland species. The centre mound of Teessaurus Park was created using waste steelworks slag substrates that support species usually found…

More information