Kestrel Chicks Conservation

Kestrel Chicks Conservation

“Fifty kestrel chicks have been ringed this year. This is part of a project to conserve and monitor this protected species in North Lanarkshire. “We are working with SSPCA and Central Scotland Raptor Study Group to monitor the birds living in the area. And we will identify their movements and breeding patterns. “John Mason MSP […]

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Local Events and Activities

Local Events and Activities

August 2018  Local events in the Seven Lochs area: Check out the many local events going on this August near Red Deer Village Holiday Park in the Seven Lochs Area. From bug workshops to calligraphy lessons, there’s something for the whole family to get involved in! City of Play at Provan Hall Wednesday 1 August […]

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Drumpellier Country Park Visitor Centre

Drumpellier Country Park Visitor Centre

“Drumpellier Country Park visitor centre will be redeveloped as a gateway to the Seven Lochs Wetland Park. The centre will be extended to create a new viewing over the loch. And, displays will tell the story of the park and the Seven Lochs project. Additional car parking and information points around the park are also being […]

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Holiday Park Wildlife

Wildlife at our Holiday Park

Wildlife Red Deer Village Holiday Park, and the town of Stepps, hosts a range of different species of wildlife and habitats, as now spotted on camera! Red Deer Village Holiday Park, Stepps, Glasgow, is a fairly biodiverse park in terms of wildlife. The park has seen a variety of birds, squirrels, insects, frogs, foxes and deer. […]

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Become Bee Friendly

Beginners Bumblebee Workshop

“Bees are a hot topic in conservation right now. So, we have teamed up with the Bumblebee Conservation Trust to run a beginners identification workshop on Saturday 14th July. This session will be a great chance to learn more about bumblebees. You can learn how to tell the difference between the species we have in […]

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Seven Lochs Wetland Park

Seven Lochs Wetland Park

As part of the Year of Young People and Glasgow Festival 2018, Seven Lochs Wetland Park have teamed up with Urban Fox programme. We will be running a series of outdoor adventure activities for young people and families. And so, the first activities run this week: Friday 6th July – Cycling activities / guided bike […]

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Seven Lochs area

Seven Lochs Summer Events 2018

Check out events happening in the Seven Lochs area in summer 2018: Summer Solstice Otter Walk Thursday 21 June at RSPB Scotland Baron’s Haugh Nature Reserve Join our reserve warden for a gentle stroll around RSPB Scotland Baron’s Haugh on the longest day of the year. Surround yourself with the beautiful sights, sounds and smells […]

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Charity of the Month

Charity of the Month

Red Deer Village’s Charity Box A big thank you to all of our Red Deer Village residents, staff and visitors to the park, as we’ve managed to raise some great totals for some fantastic charities through our donations box. Barnardo’s raised £84.07. Barnardo’s work with children, young people, parents and carers. They aim to build […]

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Seven Lochs Activities May2018

Seven Lochs Activities May 2018

Check out activities happening in the Seven Lochs area throughout May! May 2018  Activities in the Seven Lochs area: CRANNOG CRAFTS TEXTILES WORKSHOP Saturday 5th May 2018 at Drumpellier Country Park Come and join us for our textiles workshop. From start to finish, learn how to card sheep’s wool and drop-spin carded wool to produce […]

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Jays description

Rare Jays Spotted

A pair of rarely seen jays have been spotted by one of our residents here at Red Deer Village! A Red Deer Village resident has reported a pair of jays that have began feeding in their back garden. Jays have mostly been driven out of Scotland, with sightings being very scarce. So it’s fantastic to […]

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