Nature inspires kids at summer school

Councillor Billy Ashe with Alison Diver, Ruth Stevenson and Rebecca McGaffin during the Biodiversity Summer School in Whitehead.  INCT 32-722-CON
Councillor Billy Ashe with Alison Diver, Ruth Stevenson and Rebecca McGaffin during the Biodiversity Summer School in Whitehead. INCT 32-722-CON
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Local children have discovered more about the incredible species and habitats that abound on their own doorstep during last week’s Biodiversity Summer School.

Taking place at Whitehead’s Diamond Jubilee Wood, the events were run by Mid and East Antrim Borough Council.

Sophie Wilson shows off her muddy hands at the Diamond Jubilee Wood in Whitehead.  INCT 32-723-CON

Sophie Wilson shows off her muddy hands at the Diamond Jubilee Wood in Whitehead. INCT 32-723-CON

The week of activities included pond dipping, mini-beast hunting and bird box building.