Crewe Hill Walk – 11th March

Crewe Hill Walk – 11th March

Join the Aghagallon Walking Group for a walk up Crewe Hill. The site has sweeping views of Lough Neagh and Ram’s Island. Our guide Pascal Downing will share the heritage of the site and it’s use as the ancient inaurgaration site for the Dal nAraidne kings of Ulster.

We will meet at Aghagallon school at 2.30pm. Wear warm clothes and strong footwear. The cost is £4 per head but high viz vests and a hot cuppa is provided.

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Butterfly Conservation Day of Action – 10th March 2018

Butterfly Conservation Day of Action – 10th March 2018

2018 marks the 50th year that Butterfly Conservation has been saving butterflies and moths. To mark the event we are holding a ‘Conservation Day of Action’ across the UK, where everyone can get involved helping conserve habitat to protect our precious butterflies and moths.

Our event in NI is at Craigavon Lakes, the core stronghold for the Cryptic Wood White Butterfly in the UK. Lough Neagh Landscape Partnership and Butterfly Conservation want to bring our full support to this event to protect our precious and valuable Lough Neagh wildflower-rich habitat.

Come along for a great day out helping to make a real difference We plan to meet at Oxford Island at 10:00am and travel over to Craigavon Lakes together, else you can meet us on the Eastway at 10:30.

Wrap up warm and wear sturdy footwear.
We will provide all tools and equipment. Bring a packed lunch with you and we will supply plenty of hot tea and coffee.

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Glenavy Boat Building – Multiple Dates

Glenavy Boat Building – Multiple Dates

The people of Glenavy have committed to building a traditional Lough Neagh Cot. The workshops will be delivered every Wednesday over 12 weeks. The boat builders can accommodate 4 volunteers at each 2 hour session during the day. Sessions start at 10am; 2pm and 6pm to facilitate those working during the day. Please use this form to book your place. Bring a packed lunch but all tools will be provided.

Dates are the 14th, 21st and 28th March; You can signup here.