Search for treasure this Easter at WWT Martin Mere March 22nd, 2013 admin Latest News Latest Whats On Shares Comments Families will have a great day out this Easter at WWT Martin Mere Wetland Centre. The theme is treasure and you can explore our treasure trails, make treasure maps and build a raft to escape from Treasure Island. Starting Saturday 23 March to Sunday 14 April, you can also get a close encounter with nature and discover wetlands treasures as you delve into ponds to find mini-beasts in free pond dipping sessions, construct a woodland den, explore the grounds to find ducklings, goslings, chicks and cygnets and take to the water for a birds eye view of wildlife on a canoe or a guided boat. After all this action, you can enjoy a sit down whilst the children splash and dash in our new adventure play area: Rushes. You can climb, swing and balance as you play in water, have a go on our giant slide and fly across the zip wire. New for Easter Sunday: Take part in our free giant plastic duck hunt. Come along from 10.30am on Easter Sunday and find the hidden plastic ducks around our grounds. Each duck has a number and each number has a prize which can be anything from chocolate treats to soft toys and a meal in Mere Side Cafe. For further information on Easter activities, please visit our website at www.wwt.org.uk/martinmere WWT Martin Mere is open every day from 9.30am to 5pm and parking is free of charge. Situated off the A59, it is signposted from the M61, M58 and M6. The Centre is also accessible via the Southport to Manchester and the Liverpool to Preston line by train from Burscough Rail Stations. Visit the web site http://www.wwt.org.uk/martinmere to find out what’s on all year round at Martin Mere and the other eight centres. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07930717137 Email [email protected] 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. Onthespot – your online reporter www.onthespotnews.co.uk Do you have a story to tell? Call OTS www.callots.co.uk Please text or phone 07930717137 or email [email protected] Follow OTS (Onthespot) on Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Related Comments comments!