Immerse yourself in the magical marshlands of RSPB Blacktoft Sands

Annabel Rushton

Thursday 6 June 2019

Join in the upcoming Open Day celebrations at RSPB Blacktoft Sands, near Goole. This annual event is the perfect chance for locals of all ages to visit and enjoy the amazing wildlife of the Humber.

Attendees will get an insight into the wonderful work  taking place at Blacktoft Sands to create a home for nature. It is the ideal place to see many iconic species at their best, such as marsh harriers performing aerial food passing displays, reed and sedge warblers raising their young and water voles feeding by the hides.


Activities for young wildlife adventurers will be on offer throughout the day from fun crafts to bug hunts.


The open day will run from 10am-4 pm on Sunday 16 June and entry is free for all.

Delicious homemade cakes and refreshments will be provided by the local village hall committee.


Venue: RSPB Blacktoft Sands is located 9 miles east of Goole on the south side of the River Ouse near the village of Ousefleet at postcode DN14 8HR.

Contact: For more information email or call 01405 704665. For details on the wildlife and other events at the reserve visit

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