Monthly Archives: April 2019

The First Signs of Success

Whilst out chipping with Assistant Ranger Matt and Student Josh we stumbled across some fresh new spring growth peaking through the woodland floor in Puckridge, Wellesley Woodlands.  These signs of life are from the hard work Ranger Jenny and the … Continue reading

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New Volunteer Programme May 2019

Please click the link below to discover Blackwater Valley Countryside Partnership’s programme of volunteer tasks in May 2019. Click on the link if you would like to know whats going on in an area near you: BVCP Volunteer Task Programme … Continue reading

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Prickly Problem Becomes Princely Prize

On the 19th March the BVC Volunteers joined Matt, Stu and I in the car park at the junction of Queen’s Avenue and Prince’s Avenue, Aldershot to tackle an overgrown, long neglected hawthorn hedge that borders an MOD car park. … Continue reading

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Women In Construction Careers Event at Wellesley

Grainger Plc, which is building new homes at Wellesley, Aldershot, ran a Women in Construction Careers Event in March to inspire female students from local colleges to consider a career in construction, and to dispel the myth that it is … Continue reading

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Enterprising Equines

On Dartmoor mounted rangers have worked for several years, where they clear the military live firing ranges of livestock and people, to ensure everyone is safe. At Blackwater Valley we’re always looking for innovative ways to increase our sustainability, like … Continue reading

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