New Cut Canal

Phil Putwain gave a presentation to the group on 17th October. He discussed the origin of the project to restore a severely contaminated section of the New Cut Canal at Woolston, Warrington. The project design was described and the process of construction of the decontaminated canal, canal margins vegetation and associated meadow areas.

The greatly enhanced ecology and biodiversity of the new ECOLOGY TRAIL was demonstrated.

Bonanza of Butterflies

Bonanza of butterflies in Ness Gardens meadow The hot sunny weather during May, June and July apparently has boosted the abundance o...