Events on Bidston Hill

Halloween Ghost Stories will be told on Bidston Hill on Halloween, Monday 31st October, 2016, from 6:30 pm until 8:30 pm, weather permitting. Children must be accompanied by an adult, and not be afraid of the dark or scary stories. Cost £3 per person. Hot chocolate and mulled wine will be available. Dress warmly. All proceeds to the Friends of Bidston Hill. To book, phone Amanda on (0151) 653 7816. The location will be disclosed at time of booking. Only twenty places available, so please book early to avoid disappointment.

Windmill open days. The Windmill opens to the public at 10 am on the first Saturday of every month from April to September.  Last entry is at 11:45. There is a minimum height restriction for access to the higher floors (1.06m). Children under 11 years old must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Admission is free, but donations to the Friends of Bidston Hill are welcome. The windmill is closed during the winter, when hibernating bats are in residence. Windmill openings will resume in April 2017.

Nearby, Bidston Lighthouse is often open to the public.  More information about Lighthouse opening times.

Free guided walks of Bidston Hill every Saturday from 11 am. Come along and enjoy the wonderful historic woodlands and monuments of Bidston Hill and Flaybrick Memorial Gardens. Walks are supported by the Friends of Bidston Hill, Friends of Flaybrick Memorial Gardens, and Tam O’Shanter Urban Farm.  Over 16s only. No dogs. Please wear sensible footwear (may be muddy or slippery). No sandals please! Download poster.


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