RSPB FAIRBURN INGS
Fairburn Ings is my local RSPB reserve just east of Leeds, near Castleford. This reserve is a great place to see Kingfishers, Cormorants, Grey Herons, Little Egrets and as of 2017 Spoonbills have been breeding at the reserve.
Newton Ln, Castleford
9am to 5pm
Entry is free of charge to members all year. There is a charge for non-members of £3 per car. Parking is free for members and disabled badge holders, but for non-members only the first 30 minutes are free.
Leave the A1 at junction 42 for the A63, and follow signs for Fairburn village on the A1246. Once in the village turn right at Wagon and Horses public house. At the T-junction turn right, and the visitor centre is 1.5 miles on the left.