Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s a Southport Bat Walk September 6th, 2016 jmr jmr Latest News Latest Whats On Shares Comments Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s a Southport Bat Walk Sefton Council is holding four fantastic free Bat Walks this month in parks across the borough. The events, in partnership with the Friends of Groups and West Lancs Bat Conservation Trust, are led by Community Parks Officers and will give participants the chance to see these magnificent creatures up close. Sessions are as follows: September 9 – Derby Park, Worcester Road, Bootle, L20 9AA – Friends of Derby Park – session starts at 6.30pm and will include a ‘Make a pet Bat’ session. September 10 – Botanic Gardens, Bankfield Lane, Churchtown, PR9 7NB – Botanics Gardens Community Association – session starts at 7pm September 23 – Kings Gardens, Esplanade, Southport, PR8 1QX – Friends of Kings Gardens – session starts at 6pm and will include a ‘Make a Pet Bat’ session. September 24– Victoria Park, College Road, Crosby, L22 2AP – Friends of Victoria Park – session starts at 7pm As the parks are not lit, all participants are asked to bring a torch to help them see their way around the park. The sessions are weather dependent and will be cancelled in the event of poor conditions. Donations are welcome to assist the Bat Conservation Trust carry on their work at the bat hospital. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/Otsnews-Southport-1575528676012039/ Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!