St Nicks

Centre for nature and green living

Tag: Environment Centre

Charity Close Dates for Festive Break

  A quick update on the Environment Centre’s opening hours and activity over the Festive break. The centre is officially closed from the 18th December to 4th January ’21. You may see some staff on the reserve as the Green Spaces Team keep up routine maintenance and our Recycling Team will be carrying out residential […]

Posted 17 December 2020 | Tags: 2020, 2021, Christmas, closed dates, Environment Centre, Festive Season, Opening Times, volunteering, york recycling

Covid update: changes due to UK-wide lockdown

As we move into a second phase of Covid lockdown we are ever aware of the need for people to enjoy fresh air, a place to go to exercise and a reminder of the simple joys of being in nature. Although the Environment Centre remains closed for the near future,  please do come along and […]

Posted 3 November 2020 | Tags: covid, ecotherapy, Environment Centre, nature reserve

Beck to normal – ground work investigation complete

Thanks to all of our neighbours and visitors for putting up with the disruption caused by the recent ground investigation at St Nicks by the Environment Agency. The work teams have now left and the nature reserve is back to the sounds of bird song and buzzing bees instead of drills. We won’t know until […]

Posted 9 August 2019 | Tags: beck, Environment Centre, flooding, grassland, nature reserve, volunteers, wetland, wildflower, wildlife

Help grow our building for a greener York

Ever wished your money could go further? Your donation can double soon! After 20 years of success, St Nicks Environment Centre is at capacity. And it’s holding us back in our ambition to connect more people to nature and further improve York’s environment. Between 27 November and 4 December, we’re asking supporters like you to […]

Posted 5 October 2018 | Tags: Big Give, Environment Centre, fundraising, Natter for Nature