Volunteering Organisations

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North West: this area covers Cumbria, Lancashire, Merseyside, Greater Manchester and Cheshire.


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Amphibian and Reptile Conservation Trust - Gems in the Dunes Project Join Amphibian and Reptile Conservation Trust on an exciting project based on the sand dunes of the Sefton coast. Habitat management sessions Tuesdays and weekends, species surveys Thursday. No experience necessary and suitable for all ages! Contact Project Officer Andrew Hampson for more information about joining friendly bunch of volunteers! gems-in-the-dunes@arc-trust.org https://c-js.co.uk/2vvJlKD

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Cheshire Wildlife Trust has a range of volunteer opportunities across the region, including practical conservation work parties, administration and reception tasks as well as community engagement and social inclusion activities with young people or disadvantaged groups. See our website, email or contact 01948 820728 to find out more. volunteering@cheshirewt.org.uk http://cheshirewildlifetrust.org.uk

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Chester National Trust Volunteers Join Chester National Trust Volunteers for a day. CNTV do voluntary work at NT sites across Cheshire, Marches, Wirral - two days per fortnight. Tuesday & Thursday groups. Previous experience unnecessary, job for everyone, Tools provided, friendly welcome. Contact Brian Payne briansue.payne@btinternet.com https://facebook.com/groups/chesternationaltrustvolunteers

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Manchester National Trust Volunteers We work on Sundays at National Trust sites mainly across the North West undertaking rhododendron bashing, fence construction, pond clearance, footpath maintenance, hedge laying etc. No previous experience is necessary; just enthusiasm and a willingness to get your hands dirty. Contact us:   info@mntv.org.uk http://www.mntv.org.uk

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The National Trust in the North West The National Trust has a variety of roles in wardening, footpath work, conservation and learning projects across various places in the North West. Help us to care for some of Britain’s most stunning and vulnerable landscapes. To find out more, please visit the website https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/volunteer

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The Wildlife Trust for Lancashire, Manchester and North Merseyside has lots of opportunities to get involved with our work including practical conservation, assisting with education sessions and visitor engagement.  We’ll help to find the right opportunity for you, please contact Catherine Haddon at 01772 318374 / volunteer@lancswt.org.uk https://www.lancswt.org.uk/support-us/volunteer

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