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There are 23 Local Nature Reserves (LNRs) in Solihull, which are havens for wildlife and provide a relaxing environment. The most recent public open space to be designated as a Local Nature Reserve is Langley Hall Park, Olton, which was designated on 29th June 2016. A full list of LNRs is on Solihull Council’s website. Practical conservation work, including in the LNRs, is undertaken by Solihull Conservation Volunteers. This is a small, independent organisation with members aged 20-60+ who carry…


Every Saturday at 9am there is a 5km parkrun in Brueton Park, starting from the Parkridge Centre and using the tarmac paths in the park. Free of charge to enter, the event is run by volunteers and welcomes runners of all abilities. More information about how to register as a runner, and how to become a volunteer, is on the parkrun website.

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If you are interested in gaining new skills, or making a contribution to your local community, there are many volunteering opportunities available in Solihull. Solihull SUSTAiN supports the Voluntary and Community Sector in Solihull The Do-it website lists volunteering opportunities, including in Solihull Solihull Conservation Volunteers (SCV) carry out practical conservation work in and around Solihull