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Celebration & Lichen Leaflet

Page type: News post
Date: 15 Aug 14

The churchyard of St Mary Magdalene in Little Whelnetham is a delightful place to remember, reflect and enjoy. The churchyard offers visitors the opportunity to see wildflowers, listen to birds and watch bats as well as showcasing some rather impressive lichen samples. To find out more about what the churchyard has to offer, take a […]

St Mary Magdalene Church

Page type: Project
Date: 15 Aug 14

This medieval church opens only four times per year. The grounds surrounding the church building hide some interesting features including varying lengths of grassland, wooded areas, old gravestones covered with lichens and mosses, large ant hills and historic ruins, which are great habitats for wildflowers, invertebrates, wall plants, basking reptiles and small mammals. Administered by the Revd Sharon Potter, […]

Little Whelnetham

Page type: Scrapbook
Date: 15 Aug 14

Community Woodland & Orchard

Page type: Project
Date: 15 Aug 14

In 2001 children and community-minded parishioners came together to create a woodland in Bures. Over 400 new trees including orchard species were planted on a one and a half acre of land at the end of Claypits Avenue and Tawneys Ride to compliment the existing habitat of woodland, scrub and hedgerow. Additionally with advice from the Suffolk […]

St Mary’s Church & Wildlife Walk

Page type: Project
Date: 15 Aug 14

  St Mary’s churchyard is cared for by a group of volunteers for the benefit of both people and wildlife. In celebration of the beautiful surrounding landscape and the varied species found within it a circular walk was created to allow visitors and residents to observe the habitats and wildlife associated with the village. Copies of […]