Trust inviting wildlife fans to become members

Nature lovers are being invited to join their local wildlife trust.

People can sign up to the Derbyshire Wildlife Trust at the Bakewell Visitor Centre, in Bridge Street.

Adult membership starts from £27 and includes a Wild Derbyshire magazine subscription, events listings booklet and a pass to enter restricted access reserves.

For children, the fun-packed Wildlife Watch membership includes magazines, posters, stickers, badges and a Wildlife Watchers handbook.

Don Symonds, manager at Bakewell Visitor Centre, said: “We are privileged to live and work in an area with such a fantastic diversity of fauna and flora, and here at the Bakewell Visitor Centre we are really excited be to working more closely with Derbyshire Wildlife Trust.

“The sale of these membership packs gives us another opportunity to inspire and educate visitors and locals to enjoy all that the area can offer and to explore Derbyshire Wildlife Trust’s nature reserves.

“Memberships can be purchased at the visitor centre in Bakewell, seven days a week 9:30am to 5:30pm, April to October and 10:00am to 5:00pm, November to March.”