Willow spiling at Macclesfield Riverside Park

Wednesday 10 July 2024.

Willow spiling at Macclesfield Riverside Park


By creating small living willow fences along the edge of the Bollin we are managing the erosive potential of the river and improving the river habitat. Help ranger Jim and volunteers from the Mersey Rivers Trust using materials grown on site.

Booking in advance is essential. Please wear wellies. Suitable for anyone over the age of 13.


Time: 9:30amĀ - 3:00pm.

Leader(s): Bollin Valley Partnership Ranger Jim Middlemass

More information:


  • Bring a packed lunch
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Partial accessibility - level or ramped access
  • Partnership event
  • Places limited - please book in advance
  • Please leave your dog at home
  • Please wear suitable boots and clothing
  • Strenuous walking grade

Meeting point

Riverside Park Ranger Centre, Beechwood Mews, Beech Lane, Macclesfield, SK10 2SL (SJ914745)

Page last reviewed: Thursday 1 February 2024