Monthly Archives: August 2014

Moofers moved for Moor Green Open Day

The last fortnight has been a hive of activity at Moor Green Lakes preparing for the Open Day. Yesterday volunteers and student Chris replaced the last 14 fence posts, so we could move the cows onto Grove Lake. We can … Continue reading

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Students help cut soggy Runfold Horse Margin

Yesterday our hardy volunteers braved the rain to cut back Runfold Horse Margin. This bridleway runs along south of the A31 between the Shepherd and Flock roundabout and St Georges Road to the east. Our two students Chris and Nikita … Continue reading

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Shinfield Volunteer Countryside Warden

At the Swallowfield Show a member of the Shinfield Parish Volunteer Group approached us asking whether we would mind advertising for a new volunteer position which has just become available with them, so if you live near Shinfield and want … Continue reading

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Our new volunteer information pack

Volunteer Information Pack

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Firewood Possibilities

Over the last few months, our yard at Ash Lock has been filling up with fence posts and rails we have removed off sites as part of our on-going work on the Aldershot Urban Extension. The wood is well seasoned … Continue reading

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Volunteers spruce up the Blackwater Valley Path

Today our tame gaggle of 14 volunteers kindly helped tidy up the BV Path in Frimley. The maze of paths between MacDonalds in Farnborough Gate and Frimley Business Park, form an important link to the local area. In all we … Continue reading

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Moped reported in River Blackwater

A very kind member of the public, Emily, reported finding a moped in the River Blackwater last Thursday (7th August) afternoon. Luckily Steven and myself could respond straight away and drove over to Aldershot to remove the bike. Emily kindly … Continue reading

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Creative Cove Brook littering on hay meadow

The BV volunteers joined Cove Brook Greenway Group to hay cut a wildflower meadow on the Covebrook near Blunden Hall. It was a tad hot, so there were frequent rests to cool off in the shade of the large lime … Continue reading

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Phone Line

Our mainline phone is now back in operation again so please use our standard 01252 331353 if you wish to contact us.

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Path cut and balsam pull at Swan Lake Park

I’ve spent a couple of days over at Swan Lake Park in Yateley cutting back the paths, public footpaths and road verge sightlines. Also I’ve been removing the nasty invasive species Himalayan and Orange Balsam, which are taking over large … Continue reading

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