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Mere Sands Wood Nature Reserve

Mere Sands Wood Nature Reserve

Holmeswood Road, Rufford, Lancashire, L40 1TG, North West

The location is Mere Sands Wood visitor centre. The visitor centre has literature, toilets and a small shop selling gifts, hot and cold drinks and confectionery. The site is run by The Lancashire Wildlife Trust, who are a local wildlife charity, working to protect wildlife and nature for the future.


Mere Sands Wood Nature Reserve is a private location and is only accessible out of normal hours for stargazing by prior arrangement or when public events are scheduled.

Location events organiser

Robert Ince Stargazing Events

Robert Ince Stargazing Events organises events at this location

Please contact Robert Ince Stargazing Events directly with any enquiries relating to visiting this location


Weather forecast

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Weather forecast for Eccleston (4.7 miles away) updated 09/08/22 at 20:00.




Events nearby

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  • Leighton Observatory Open Evening

    Wednesday 10th August 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Leighton Observatory, Widnes, WA8 5QW (17.1 miles away)

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  • Blackpool & District Astronomical Society Meeting

    Wednesday 10th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Blackpool Cricket Club, Blackpool, FY3 9EQ (14.6 miles away)

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  • Salford Observatory open evening

    Wednesday 10th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Salford Observatory, Chasely Fields, M6 7DZ (24.1 miles away)

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  • Manchester Astronomical Society weekly meeting at Godlee Observatory

    Thursday 11th August 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Godlee Observatory, Manchester, M1 3NL (27.1 miles away)

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  • High Legh Community Observatory group meeting

    Thursday 11th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    St John's Church - High Legh, High Legh, 6ND (25.2 miles away)

    More info

Stay and gaze nearby

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    Chipping, Preston, Lancashire, PR3 2QT (20.3 miles away)

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    Cockerham, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA2 0ER (20.4 miles away)

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  • Clerk Laithe Lodge

    Slaidburn Road, Newton in Bowland, Lancashire, BB7 (26.7 miles away)

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  • Lloyds Meadow Glamping

    Delamere Road, Mouldsworth, Cheshire, CH3 8BD (28.4 miles away)

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