Monthly Archives: August 2018

Farnborough Airfield Walk 18th August

As August is a busy time for holidays and village fêtes, I was expecting a low turnout for my latest walk, so I was very pleased when over twenty people joined me on Saturday morning.  The idea for this walk … Continue reading

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BVCP Volunteer Task Programme September 2018  

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Wellesley Bioblitz

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The benefits of taking photographs to identify insects

They say that the largest group of insects- indeed of all animals- is beetles. Sometimes wandering down the Blackwater Valley one wonders if in fact the largest group are large, irritatingly conspicuous, and unrecognizable ones.  What are they? Luckily we … Continue reading

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Chicken Surprise

This morning during one of our site boundary checks, Bobbie and I came across the bizarre sight of a chicken coop built on one of our sites along the River Blackwater, – certainly not something you see everyday. Resolving incidents of … Continue reading

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Tongham Wood gets an award!

If you go down in the woods today, you’re sure of a big surprise. If you go down to the woods today, you’d better believe your eyes. For Tongham Woods has won a prize!  We have received exciting news that … Continue reading

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Wellesley Brass Rubbing Trail

Fancy a walk in the woodlands this summer holiday but want it to be a little different?  Come down to Wellesley Woodlands on 23rd August to have a go at our new Brass Rubbing Trail. The Rangers will be on … Continue reading

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