Category Archives: Notices

MWHG 20th Anniversary Photo Competition

  To celebrate 20 Years of The Manhood Wildlife and Heritage Group, we are hosting a photographic competition to capture the best of our wonderful Peninsula!   The competition will be open to receiving photo entries from July 16th to August 12th … Continue reading

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Spring/ Summer Newsletter Now Available

Read about the FLOW Project’s progress, an interview with our newest Trustee and the celebration of 100 SWALKs, in the Spring/ Summer Newsletter!                                   Subscribe … Continue reading

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Eileen Savill Award for Young People 2018

TIME TO PRAISE YOUNG PEOPLE Do you know young people who truly care for their environment?   The Manhood Wildlife and Heritage Group [MWHG] is seeking nominations for the Eileen Savill Award. This is an annual award for young people, … Continue reading

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Event: Bio-Blitz at Manor Green Park 13th June

  Come along to our Bio-Blitz event at Manor Green Park, The Selsey Centre, to discover your local wildlife! On the 13th June, from 10am to 4pm, we will be hosting a range of activities to survey this interesting site. From the … Continue reading

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Introduction to New Trustee Dr Lesley Bromley

Dr Lesley Bromley has joined the MWHG as a Trustee this year. Lesley was born in the Midlands, in Wolverhampton, but has known the Manhood, and Selsey in particular, for the last 50 years. Initially her family came to Selsey … Continue reading

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The New Volunteer Welcome Pack has Landed!

Earlier this week, the new volunteer welcome pack finally rolled out of Selsey Press. As Communications Officer, the design and production of this pack has been one of the key projects during my first 6 months in post. The rationale … Continue reading

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Cold Snaps: Photos from our Winter Work Projects

FLOW Project Removing Willow from the relic pond at Hilton Business Park © Chris Drake, November 2017 As part of the Fixing and Linking our Wetlands (FLOW) Project, volunteers have been clearing invasive Willow from overgrown ponds across the Manhood … Continue reading

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Autumn/ Winter Newsletter 2017

Click on our new newsletter for updates on our work, introductions to new FLOW Project team members, pictures of our wildlife sightings and to read the Eileen Savill Award winning poems, from Lilah and Mia. If you’re not a member but … Continue reading

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Eileen Savill Award 2017 Results

The task for young people this year was to produce a piece of creative writing about minibeasts. The winner was Lilah [aged 7], for her poem about a butterfly’s life. Told from the butterfly’s point of view, it explored the … Continue reading

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Our Own Community Champion

Dave Haldane has won a Community Champion Award as part of this year’s South & South-East in Bloom Awards. The judges wanted to recognise his unwavering commitment as a volunteer to help maintain various open spaces in Selsey, in particular … Continue reading

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