Category Archives: Notices

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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Tooled-up for the Task Ahead

Post by Rebecca On Wednesday morning, a small group of MWHG volunteer leaders and staff took advantage of the autumn sunlight to unpack and label a large cache of new tools. Having been inundated by the newly ordered implements, it … Continue reading

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2017 Annual General Meeting

Notice of Meeting Notice is hereby given that the 6th Annual General Meeting of the Manhood Wildlife and Heritage Group [MWHG] will be held in the Exhibition Hall at Selsey Town Council Offices at 6.30pm on 26th October 2017 to transact the following business: … Continue reading

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