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Rainton Meadows Watch Group

Join our Wildlife Watch Group for monthly meetings, with a different theme each month you’re sure to have fun and learn something new! Wildlife Watch is the junior branch of the Wildlife Trusts and is aimed at children between the ages of 8 and 14. The Rainton Meadows Wildlife Watch Group now meets monthly from 10.30am – 12.30pm.

Our Watch meetings are popular so please book your place to avoid disappointment!

£1 per child. Meetings will involve indoor and outdoor activities, please bring suitable clothing. To reserve your place telephone Rainton Meadows on 0191 584 3112.


Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve, Houghton-le-Spring, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear, DH4 6PU

5.11 miles  
  0191 584 3112    
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