Wild day for family at Pleasley

A WILDLIFE day featuring practical activities for the whole family will take place at the former Pleasley Pit site on 27th May.

The event, which will be opened by Bolsover MP Dennis Skinner, includes bird ringing with the Birklands ringing group, pond dipping, Mansfield’s RSPB group and badger, bee and butterfly conservation groups.

Pleasley Pit’s historic buildings will also be open to view on the day.

The event, the second wildlife day held at the former colliery, has been organised by Pleasley Pit Nature Study Group and will run from 10am-4.30pm.