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Ring a Ring o' Roses!

The Green Team recently completed a community project in Darfield, Barnsley creating a planting area on the main roundabout. 

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A Successful Summer at Rabbit Ings Country Park!

A Successful Summer at Rabbit Ings Country Park
I'd like to say a big THANK YOU to everyone who came along to the events at Rabbit Ings Country Park this summer - they have been fantastic!!! Read more

Den Building at Rabbit Ings Country Park

Den Building at Rabbit Ings Country Park
The last event of the summer at Rabbit Ings Country Park, took place on 1st September 2017. This time it was all hands to the deck to build a Den! Using materials from nature, children and adults alike built creative, imaginative spaces.  Read more

Making Art from Nature at Rabbit Ings Country Park

Making Art from Nature
Making Art from Nature at Rabbit Ings Country Park (25th August 2017) - we searched the country park for art supplies, such as feathers, leaves, pine cones, grasses, funghi etc. and then let children's creativity go wild to make works of art!  Read more

Building a Bug Hotel at Rabbit Ings Country Park

Building a Bug Hotel
Another great day at Rabbit Ings on 18th August 2017 - creating a Bug Hotel, providing homes for various mini-beasts, such as solitary bees, mason bees, solitary wasps, moths, beetles, spiders and lacewings.  Read more

Bug Hunting at Rabbit Ings

Bug Hunting at Rabbit Ings Country Park
On Thursday 3rd August 2017, 50 children and 25 adults took part in a Bug Hunting event at Rabbit Ings Country Park. A variety of creepy crawlies were found including Grasshoppers, Land Beetles, Soldier Beetles, Harvestmen and Cinnabar Moth Caterpillars and much more!  Read more

Pond Dipping Success

Pond Dipping
On Friday 28th July 2017, Rabbit Ings Country Park had 130 attendees (including 80 children & 50 adults) at their Pond Dipping Event - the most amount ever attended!!  Read more


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Healthy Cabbage Pancake Recipe

Healthy Cabbage Pancake Recipe

This pancake day why not try a simple healthy alternative using the in-season vegetable…  Cabbage!Read more
As Monckton Coke Works Closes, Rabbit Ings Enters a New Era

As Monckton Coke Works Closes, Rabbit Ings Enters a New Era

Amidst the smoke and the steam there was a round...Read more
Turn over a new leaf - Horticulture courses in the New Year

Turn over a new leaf - Horticulture courses in the New Year

Learn how to cut hedges and trees, build and repair...Read more
Coming Soon - Enterprise Camp 2014!

Coming Soon - Enterprise Camp 2014!

  We're excited to announce that we'll soon be holding an Enterprise...Read more

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