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We will be closing soon for the winter. Our last day open this year will be Sunday 4th November 2018 and we aim to re-open end Feb/early March 2019.
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CLOSING SOON – but just for Winter

Our last open day of this season will be Sunday 30th October 2016. We will be aiming to re-open around the first week in March 2017 so please keep checking here and on our Facebook page www.facebook.com/butterflyworldstockton See here for more information and times
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Brilliant Summer for British Butterflys

  We weren't the only ones to enjoy the long hot British summer this year.  After several years of dismal decline, butterflies such as peacocks, meadow browns and small toroiseshells enjoyed a boom - with sudden and dramatic increases in numbers. Peacocks in particular were seen in nearly 70% more British gardens than last year. Although there was a huge increase in numbers of some species, there were fewer reported sightings of the red admiral and the holly blue - whose numbers...

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