Market Drayton Branch

Shropshire Wildlife Trust in Market Drayton

Volunteering Opportunities

  • Volunteers are welcome to join us at our two reserves near Hinstock, where we have a working party each month. The working parties are usually on the second Saturday of the month from 10.30am – 3.00pm.
  • Visit our Facebook page  Shropshire Wildlife Trust Market Drayton Group
  • Or Contact: Clive Dyer


Places to visit 

  • Quarry Wood- Shropshire Wildlife Trust Site- A great place to explore with children.
  • Old Church Farm- A Woodland Trust Site managed by Shropshire Wildlife Trust. The pond is home to great crested newts and visited by an increasing number of dragonflies. Willow scrub provides shelter for a variety of birds. TF9 2TL
  • Wollerton Wetlands-  A Shropshire County Council Site readily accessible by footpath from Wollerton village. Follow the circular path around a mixture of large and small pools in a loop of the River Tern. TF9 3NB

Market Drayton branch events

Quarry Wood
Nature Reserve

Quarry Wood

A sandstone quarry with ancient pebble beds, formed 220 million years ago! Explore this wood carefully, it has stories to tell. 

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