The sighting of a rare bee at Whitepark Bay earlier this month has been celebrated by local conservationists. Read on to find out why, and learn how to tell the difference between a beautiful bee or a wicked wasp. Continue reading
Over 20 avid hikers joined us at the Giant’s Causeway for our annual Dawn Chorus walk on the longest day of the year.
Join us at the Giant’s Causeway on the longest day of the year – summer solstice, Saturday 21 June – for our annual dawn chorus walk.
The kids at Ballytober Primary School had great fun learning and making bee boxes to put in their gardens for solitary bees, with Cliff Henry the Area Ranger for National Trust.
Blogger, scholar and poetry aficionado Maeve O’Brien is based at University of Ulster, Coleraine, where she is currently completing a thesis on American poet, Sylvia Plath.
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Nestled at the mouth of the River Dun (the Brown River) at the foot of Glendun, Cushendun is a charming, historic village with lots of character and folklore. Cushendun hosts a small, sheltered harbour and a beautiful beach with views of Scotland on a clear day.