Category Archives: River

Launching the Blackwater Valley River Festival 2019

Blackwater Valley Couuntryside Trust (BVCT) are celebrating 40 years in the valley by hosting a River Festival along the length of the Blackwater Valley from Saturday 21st – Sunday 29th September. Full events listings and information on booking can be … Continue reading

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New Volunteer Programme September 2019

Please click the link below to discover Blackwater Valley Countryside Partnership’s programme of volunteer tasks this September 2019. BVCP Volunteer Task Programme September 2019 What tasks are being run near you? This month features Blackwater River Festival tasks! Follow the … Continue reading

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Blackwater Valley Rangers and volunteers take-on Invasive Species!

Invasive non-native species harm the environment and wildlife, are costly to the economy, and can even pose a risk to our health and way of life. During Invasive Species Week (13-17 May), organisations across the UK, Ireland, Jersey, Guernsey and the … Continue reading

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Big Valley Ramble

Sign up for Blackwater Valley Countryside Trust’s (BVCT) third Big Valley Ramble on Sunday 28 April and you will visit some of the most delightful scenery that Berkshire has to offer. There are two distances, five miles or 11 miles … Continue reading

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Find out what is going on in your local area

BVCP Volunteer Task Programme September 2018  

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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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Making That Small Step A Bit Bigger

On Thursday 14th I was joined by Paul, Chris, Mike, Matt and Edmund at Blackwater Meadows in the north of the valley.  I’m not normally found up here but I was standing in for Jenny who was on a well … Continue reading

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