Archives for April 2017

Come and here about the Barn Owls of Ireland!

The Barn Owl is both a unique and a mysterious bird. Come and hear more from a Barn Owl expert, on Wednesday 26th April, from 7 to 9pm at Allen Park Golf Course, just outside Antrim. John Lusby, from Birdwatch Ireland, will share his experiences … [Read more...]

Have you seen the Swift banner?

  What bird can fly an average daily total of 500 miles, that’s 1.2 million miles in its lifetime and can catch 100,000 insects in one day? It’s the Common Swift, the Bird of the Borough for Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough … [Read more...]

Antrim Forum gets buzzy to help our pollinators!

  Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council gets to work to restore a native wildflower meadow at Antrim Forum Recreation Centre. Mayor of Antrim and Newtownabbey, Councillor John Scott commented; ‘I enjoyed helping to sow the wildflower … [Read more...]

Holywell gets digging to help our pollinators

Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council and the Northern Health and Social Care Trust joined forces to create a ‘Bee-licious’ buzz at Holywell Hospital. Mayor of Antrim and Newtownabbey, Councillor John Scott explained; ‘It was lovely to see … [Read more...]

Come and help build a pollinator home

Please find details of a Bee-licious event…to help our pollinating insects. A FREE FUN family event will take place in Crumlin Recreation Centre on Saturday 22 April, 2 to 4 pm There will be a talk from BUGLIFE on pollinating insects and then … [Read more...]