Monthly Archives: May 2013

Fleet Pond Wildlife Day

Sunday 26th May turned out to be a lovely, sunny and mild day.  Perfect weather for a family day out in the countryside.  Steven and I arrived just after 9 to set up the Blackwater stall, with a large table … Continue reading

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Wet Tuesday Volunteer Task

28th May Volunteer task was held at Lakeside, with a hardy bunch of eight volunteers turning up for cutting back the path in the pouring rain. Everyone worked very hard, we managed to repair and replace all the missing rails … Continue reading

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River Litterpick Antics

This morning we trundled out to Blackwater Meadows following a report of rubbish in the river. Dannie our tame student joined me on the boat to fish out litter, with Andrew hooking bottles from the shore. The rubbish had collected … Continue reading

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Volunteers learn de-fence at Hawley Meadows

The volunteers got stuck at Hawley Meadows where they removed over 200m of fencing. As we opened up the scrub to provide shade for the cattle, the length of internal fencing was no longer needed. My antics pulling out the … Continue reading

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Cove Infants School May Fayre

On Saturday 18th May Steve and I attended the May Fayre held by Cove Infants School, bringing with us information about the BVCP (for the parents) and a pond dip for the children. It was a busy day, with ours … Continue reading

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Tuesday Volunteers

Hi all, From now on we hope to be able to give you a brief update on what our volunteer groups have acheived so that everyone can see the hard work that they put in. This tuesday (14th)  9 volunteers … Continue reading

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Surrey Heath Show – BVCT and BVCP

Steven and myself experienced our first foray in the world of events for the blackwater valley trust, the weather luckily held and the 4th was a lovely and sunny start to May. Working well with the more experienced trust members … Continue reading

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