A Bug’s Life

Come find out about some of Whitelee's real characters of the bug world with some minibeast hunting with the Whitelee Countryside Rangers!

A Bug’s Life

About A Bug’s Life

Come find out about some of Whitelee’s real characters of the bug world with some minibeast hunting.

BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL! - For directions to the meeting place at Ardochrig - https://www.eastrenfrewshire.gov.uk/CHttpHandler.ashx?id=11515&p=0

Call or email the Ranger Service for more information or to book - whitelee-crs@eastrenfrewshire.gov.uk

All events provided by the Whitelee Countryside Ranger Service are FREE.

• We would like to take photos during our events for use in promotional materials but you have a right to refuse. In accordance with general data protection regulations (GDPR) if we do wish to take photos we will request your permission and provide a photo consent form.

• All children must be accompanied by an adult.

• Please wear/bring suitable outdoor clothing and footwear. Prepare for changeable weather.

• For cycle events please ensure bikes are well maintained and suitable for the terrain. Cycle helmets are mandatory on all WCRS cycle events.

• If you book an event but then can’t make it, please let us know ASAP so that we can fill your spaces.

• Dogs are welcome on most events, but some may not be suitable for them. Please contact the rangers about bringing your dog to an event.

• All published distances and finish times are approximate and subject to change.

• Please consult the WCRS web page (www.eastrenfrewshire.gov.uk/whitelee) for maps and directions to event meeting points or contact the rangers.

• Please aim to arrive at least 5 minutes before the published event start time.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for A Bug’s Life are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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Whitelee Stroller Striders at Calderglen Country Park

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Whitelee Stroller Striders at Calderglen Country Park

28th January 2020
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Boost Your Roost

8th February 2020
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24th March 2020
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31st March 2020
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6th April 2020
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Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

7th April 2020
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Muddy Monster Club

Muddy Monster Club

9th April 2020
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12th April 2020
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Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

14th April 2020
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17th April 2020
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Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

21st April 2020
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28th April 2020
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5th May 2020
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12th May 2020
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19th May 2020
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23rd May 2020
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Whitelee Stroller Striders

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30th June 2020
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7th July 2020
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Whitelee Stroller Striders

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Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

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Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

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Whitelee Stroller Striders

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Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

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Whitelee Stroller Striders

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Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
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