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WALC Diary 2017, 2018

Please scroll down to see WALC Work Days, Walks, Talks
and other Events

WALC Committee Meetings and Events

Next WALC Committee Meeting
To be announced.


WALC Work Days

WALC need more people to become involved, so,
if you enjoy the Commons, please come along and volunteer
to be on the committee and/or join our working groups.
It doesn't take up too much time, and you would be helping to preserve
the Commons for the good of local residents and wildlife.

Work Days on the Common
With WALC and Sheffield Conservation Volunteers


Sunday 16.09.2018 10am – 12 Noon
Task - Mowing Fields
Meet at 10am, Long Lane Car Park


Sunday 28.10.2018 10am – 3pm
Task - Removing Birch with SCV

Meet at 10am, Long Lane Car Park


Sunday 11.11.2018 10am – 12 Noon
Task - Heather Seeding
Meet at 10am, Long Lane Car Park


Sunday 09.12.2018 10am – 3pm
Task - Removing Birch with SCV
Meet at 10am, Rural Lane Car Park




WALC Talks & Walks

All our talks are in Wadsley Church Hall, Worrall Rd. S6 4BA at 7.30pm
Free refreshments, which usually include
delicious home made cake, and a cup of tea or coffee.


Saturday August 18th 2018
'An Insect Safari!'

A family-friendly walk to see what insects we can
find flying, buzzing and lounging around on the
heather and grasses in the open areas of the Commons.
Guided by Alan Smith.
Meet at 10:30am in the Rural Lane car park.
About 2 hours, return to car park at any time.


Mon 24th Sept 2018
‘My work on ”ecosystem services”
and the importance of Wadsley Common,
Sheffield Lakeland, and the City in supplying them.’
a talk by Alison Holt,

Entrance fee £3.50 members, £4.00 visitors,
includes refreshments and home made cake,
7.30pm, Wadsley Church Hall, Worrall Road, S6 4BA


Mon 22nd Oct 2018
‘Curiosities and Connections, in Derbyshire and South Yorkshire’
a talk by John B Taylor.

Providing a unique look; strange, happy or tragic,
at some of the locations we simply take for granted.
Entrance fee £3.50 members, £4.00 visitors,
includes refreshments and home made cake,
7.30pm, Wadsley Church Hall, Worrall Road, S6 4BA