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Middleton Lakes

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B78 2ae, Tamworth, England
+44 1827 259454
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Prime Birding spot in West Midlands

This is a prime birding spot with a variety of habitats run by the RSPB. For non RSPB members... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nigel S
Birmingham, United Kingdom
wonderful wildlife

a great reserve,good pr boots req/ spent 3-4 hrs here was first visit and will return .loved the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
paul t
Worcester, United Kingdom
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B78 2ae, Tamworth, England
+44 1827 259454
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a prime birding spot with a variety of habitats run by the RSPB. For non RSPB members there is a voluntary £3 charge. It is a short walk from the carpark to the heronry and feeding station where it is possible to get...More

Thank Nigel S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a great reserve,good pr boots req/ spent 3-4 hrs here was first visit and will return .loved the bird life here in great surroundings .herons/lapwing.geese.bullfinch.greenfinch.

Thank paul t
nick m, Manager at Middleton Lakes, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Great that you enjoyed your first visit and saw plenty of wildlife. Keep coming back to see our many summer species such as avocets, grass snakes and the many butterflies and dragonflies. Thanks for the review

Reviewed 30 October 2017

There are a series of lakes connected by shale pathways. More of these are being added as some of the paths get muddy in winter. A haven for bird watchers and an ideal place to get away from it all. It connects via the canal...More

Thank Adrian B
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Great operation being run here by RSPB. Only couple of quid to park and loasd of birds and other wildlife.

Thank alison g
Reviewed 3 August 2017

What a treat to discover this RSPB place, just about next to Kingsbury Water and offering an excellent chance to see beautiful birds, ducks, amphibians and other critters. It's really nicely kept and there's a nature trail for the nippers, a pond dipping spot and...More

Thank Shirley E
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Interesting family friendly, wildlife centre. Den building, pond dipping all available for families. The grandchildren loved it

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Reviewed 24 May 2017

A beautiful place to visit in the winter and summer. An outsanding variety of wildlife especially birds. As an amateur bird watcher i often visit here and everytime i come i see something i've never seen before. There are plenty of spotting areas around the...More

Thank mrandmrsmason
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Very rare you can go anywhere these days and be on your own, with your own thoughts. Well here you can. Lovely and peaceful with beautiful views.

Thank Sporren1409
Reviewed 29 April 2017

This was the first time that I had visited this RSPB reserve and I loved it. I managed to see quite a number of species and had a great walk along the nature trails. The potential of this reserve is fantastic and it would be...More

Thank Denise A
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Took my dogs for an early morning stroll here. This was my first visit and won't be the last. Dogs are only allowed access to some areas but those areas are big enough for a good walk. Lovely to hear the sounds of the birds...More

Thank Kelly W
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11 August 2016|
Response from Guidewell | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do have to be kept on leads. If you are not familiar with the area Kingsbury Water Park is good for dog walking too.
20 April 2015|
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Response from ronald_tuffield |
yes it is fairly new as the old one closed.