Green Angels Hassall Green

Green Angels is an exciting training opportunity with an environmental focus, giving you the chance to learn new skills, change your future prospects and make a difference in your community. Our FREE courses cover subjects such as wildlife conservation, landscaping, environmental education, horticulture and more. Training programmes usually last around six weeks, with regular sessions that combine learning with hands-on experience.

Delivered across Hassall Green Nature Reserve, South Cheshire, and Silverdale Country Park, Newcastle-under-Lyme, this Green Angels programme started in July 2019 and courses will run throughout the rest 2020 and beyond.


Due to the current circumstances regarding Coronavirus, we may have to cancel or postpone our courses at short notice, but we will endeavour to inform you of any changes or cancellations as soon as possible. 

Please note that all on-site Green Angels courses have now been cancelled due to the current (2021) lockdown in England.

It is hoped that it will be possible to deliver the following courses online in January, February and March 2021:

  • Bushcraft and Survival Skills, Red Oak Bushcrafts
  • Wellbeing with Nature, Cheshire Wildlife Trust
  • Introduction to Horticulture

CLICK HERE to view the 2021 poster for Green angels courses at Hassall Green Nature Reserve.

Some of our courses are delivered on multiple occasions, so take a look at the ‘Past Courses’ section below for an idea of the courses that might come back next year.


To register your interest in the Green Angels programme or to apply for a course, please contact Josie Muncaster, Green Angels Project Officer on 07920 139209,

In order to confirm you place on a course, you will also need to have completed both our application and welfare forms:

Please note that to ensure all needs are catered for, all applicants will also be required to complete and submit a welfare form before being accepted onto the course. Please only complete this form once you have discussed your chosen course with a member of the Green Angels team. To access the welfare form, you can either:

Hassall Green Nature Reserve is a remote site with limited parking, so we are able to support with transport arrangements to help you attend courses if required.

For further details or if you have any questions, contact Josie Muncaster, Green Angels Project Officer, on 07920 139209, or email


Past Events

  • Guided Walks
  • Nature Reserve Open Day

Is there an environmental training course you would like to see delivered as part of the Green Angel project at Hassall Green? Send us an email to share your ideas:

Hassall Green Nature Reserve

Volunteering - great for team work – especially with people you might not interact with in your usual role. Great exercise – felt like a good activity outside in the sunshine!

AB Agri Corporate Volunteer at Fryston


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