Monthly Archives: February 2014

Swan Lake Park gets at Boost

One of our new sites has been getting a boost this week, in readiness for it’s opening at Easter. Swan Lake Park is located in Yateley, west of Swan Lane and consists of a meadows, fishing lake, and allotments. We’ve … Continue reading

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Hectic Hedge laying at Moor Green

Our trusty band of volunteers have been hedge-laying in the torrential rain. They completed the remaining section south of Colebrook Hide Bridge at Moor Green Lakes. The old hedge was becoming straggly with the overgrown branches falling into the footpath … Continue reading

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February Cove Brook Work Party

Again all the recent rain forced a change of plans. This time we met at Blunden Hall and as the grass area between there and Houseman Road was   completely flooded, so we widened and made more usable a path through … Continue reading

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Snaky Lane Work Update

On Sunday 2nd February BVCP Ranger Steven Tate joined the Snaky Lane Community Wildlife volunteers to undertake some hedge trimming on the site boundary.   A 30m length of holly hedge, knocked back to 4ft by contractors 2 years ago had … Continue reading

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Despite the rain and the mud…

… 9 volunteers bravely ventured out to Hawley Meadows yesterday.  We set up our very battered gazebo in the shelter of some blackthorn and oaks and actually did very well with keeping our kit and lunch dry!  The volunteers set to … Continue reading

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Fanatical Fencing

The volunteers have been working hard repairing fencing, with Students Bryce & Ben joining Jordon & I at Swan Lake Park on Friday. The broken post and rail fence was a necessary casualty of felling a dangerous rotten oak tree … Continue reading

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BV Path – Brookfields section

When inspecting the BV path last Friday (31st January), we came across an unreported fallen tree that was blocking the path, which Steven and I cleared before heading on. We also remove logs and rubbish that had been washed into the … Continue reading

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