Sunday 23rd September – Winter Homes for Wildlife

All day drop in event at Shropshire Wildlife Trust’s pod at Alderford Lake. Learn how to make cosy winter homes for garden wildlife from bees to barn owls. 10am-4pm. Free but donations welcome.

Sunday 28th October – Let’s celebrate Apples

A tour of Britain’s best fruit – find out about orchards with Shropshire Wildlife Trust and have a go at apple carving. A drop in event from 10am-4pm. Free but donations welcome.

Sunday 17th March 2019 – Plant hunters fair

Browse a selection of beautiful plants at this annual event – just in time for Spring. The first of the Plant hunters fairs, don’t miss out on this early opportunity to see what is going on in the plant world.

Canoe hire at the Lake – Further dates to be announced.

Apache Canoes hire out canoes on various dates – none scheduled at the moment, but normally £15 per hour. Subject to weather conditions – if you need to check call Mark Carrington on 07833 474374.   For more information go to and