Coleorton Parish

Coleorton Parish in Leicestershire includes the villages of Coleorton, Coleorton Moor, Church Town
and Farm Town as well as parts of Peggs Green, Griffydam and Lount

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Leicestershire Fungi Study Group Survey of New Lount Reserve on Sunday 6th November 2011

The foray was well attended by the group and John Macdonald, our heritage warden, accompanied them on behalf of the Volunteer Group. The dry spring and summer had resulted in a generally poor season for fungi, but the recent wet weather had resulted in a wide variety of fungi being found; there were over 70 species recorded. Richard Iliffe of the Fungi Study Group commented, “It was our most productive foray of this season, and as varied and interesting as any previous list made at New Lount.”
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angels bonnets



Coleorton & New Lount Volunteer Group

New Lount Nature Reserve

Heather planting at New Lount

Coleorton Wood





The Fly Agaric fungus recorded at New Lount Reserve.