Nature Alive LNR
Designated site name: Nature Alive LNR   View map
LNR Type: Urban Type:  
County: LEICESTERSHIRE Natural England Area Team: East Midlands (LNR)
Other overlapping designations:
Date of Declaration: 10/01/2003 Declaring Authority: North West Leicestershire District Council
Area (Ha): 5.67 Grid Reference: SK 420 150
Owned By:  North West Leicestershire District Council Managed By:  North West Leicestershire District Council
Location: Off Thornborough Road, Coalville, Leciestershire, LE67 3NU
How to get there: Please check how to get to the LNR e.g. Using Traveline Traveline website or phone 0871 200 22 33 (chargeable call)

To access the park, enter through Thornborough Rd Retail Park and enter via the footpath located next to Aldi

Visitor facilities: We advise you to check information about the current visitor facilities before you go to the LNR e.g. through the local authority or managing body's website.

What to see: Previously known as the Overflows’, Nature Alive is now a designated local nature reserve, a far cry from its original use as a coal stocking yard and settling pools for Snibston Colliery. The site is rich in flora and fauna, boasting
such habitants as water voles and great crested newts.

Volunteer and 'Friends': For information about volunteering and 'Friends' groups, please contact the manager and see teh local authority or managing body's website.
Contact the local authority or owner of the LNR for further information - e.g. through the Local authority website.

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