Monthly Archives: October 2019

Plucking the Parrot’s Feather

On Wednesday 23rd October, Ranger Jenny, Assistant Ranger Bobbie, Student Liam and I  joined 5 volunteers from the Frimley Fuel Allotments Charity to remove Parrot’s Feather (Myriophyllum aquaticum) from one of the ponds. Parrot’s Feather is an invasive species that … Continue reading

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Rivers Week in Wellesley Woodlands

On Tuesday 24th September the BVC Volunteers, Bernard from the BVC Trust, Rangers Sara and Andy from Basingstoke Canal Authority joined Stu and I for a rather wet day in our smallest ‘flash‘ in Wellesley Woodlands. This was part of … Continue reading

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New Volunteer Programme November 2019

Please click the link below to discover Blackwater Valley Countryside Partnership’s programme of volunteer tasks this November 2019. BVCP Volunteer Task programme Nov 2019 What tasks are being run near you? This month features a SSSI, a trip to an … Continue reading

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Hollybush Bridge is open

After work on the bridge last week to repair the deck and handrails, I’m pleased to say that this important link in the Blackwater Valley Path is open again. Senior Ranger Stuart

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Phones back on

Our office phone is back working again (01252 331353)

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Discovering the mythical lost road of Bourley

Today Laura & I have been enjoying a soggy day over at Rushmoor Bottom unearthing the hidden road edges that had become buried in soil. Laura used the Kubota tractor to scrape, whilst I got comically covered in mud using … Continue reading

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New temporary phone contact for the office

Later today we expect our electric to be turned off and our landline to go down for the day. If you need to get in touch and our usual office number 01252 331353 doesn’t work, then please contact us on … Continue reading

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