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Butterfly Big Butterfly Count 2018 - Do you have an interest in nature and a love of butterflies? Then why not take part in the Big Butterfly Count! All you have to do is record the type and number of butterflies you see in fifteen minutes. Our Nunckley Trail, and wild-flower areas are ideal locations to… Continue reading Big Butterfly Count 2018
Butterfly Trail Butterfly Trail - Can you spot these butterflies around the Nunckley Trail? We have placed 10 butterfly fact sheets around the trail. See if you can find them all and learn a little about butterflies in the process. Continue reading Butterfly Trail
Spinney Trail bluebell panorama Newsletter: April 2018 - In this month’s newsletter:-
  • GCR Goods Galore
  • MS & LR No.946
  • Crazy Golf
  • Fourth Railway Siding
  • Nunckley's Nature News
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Morris Minor Owners Club Morris Minor Rally Sunday April 22nd - The Leicestershire branch of the Morris Minor Owners Club will be meeting at the heritage centre on Sunday April 22nd. Continue reading Morris Minor Rally Sunday April 22nd
banner high path view point Newsletter: March 2018 - In this month’s newsletter:-
  • Train Weekend
  • Trail News
  • New Volunteers
  • Granite's Shack
  • Midland Brake Van
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Banner Image 11 Events: March 2018 - The Great Central Railway have confirmed that they will be running steam trains along the Mountsorrel Railway over the weekend of March 24th & 25th. This is the first time steam passenger trains have run since the opening of the line back in 2015, and it is the only confirmed steam weekend for this year, so don’t miss it! Continue reading Events: March 2018
Heritage centre banner image Steam Trains 24th & 25th March 2018 - The Great Central Railway will be running steam trains along the Mountsorrel Railway over the weekend of March 24th & 25th. This is the first time steam passenger trains have run since the opening of the line back in 2015 and it is the only confirmed steam weekend for this year, so don’t miss it! Trains are running along the branch line only, there is no through running from GCR main line stations. Continue reading Steam Trains 24th & 25th March 2018