Category Archives: Aldershot Urban Extension

Wildflower Wonderland

This year the BVC Trust began a major project to improve the understory of our woodlands across the valley. As they are, the floor of our woodlands is mostly comprised of bramble and nettles due to a lack of connectivity … Continue reading

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Prince of Culverts

Stu and I headed out to Princes Avenue¬†on the 17th October to improve the condition of one the paths that had become very wet and muddy over time. We set out to improve the drainage of the path by using … Continue reading

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Schnauzerfest 2017

On the 14th October Schnauzerfest was back in Wellesley Woodlands for its second year. Around 60 people joined Jenny and I for a walk through the woods of Rushmoor Bottom and a lot of people had more than one dog … Continue reading

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Widening The Walk

On Friday 15th September Bobbie, Jeremy and I headed down to Claycart, Wellesley Woodlands to widen the boardwalk that leads off one side of the bridge next to the flash.¬† On Sunday 8th October the Wellesley 10k run will be … Continue reading

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Making steps and finding steps

On Tuesday 22nd we were based at Wharf Copse in Wellesley, with half the team (consisting of Stu, Laura, Duncan, Paul, Ed and Melvyn) the other side of the A325 busy creating some wonderful steps in from the road down to the Basingstoke … Continue reading

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Creative use of our large tractor

This week our hay-cutting has been rather hampered by the unseasonably wet weather, so we’ve been finding creative uses for the tractor whilst it’s on hire. Yesterday Sam helped us install a heavy log barrier at Rushmoor Bottom in Wellesley … Continue reading

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Gunning To The Finish

Wednesday and Thursday this week Bobbie, Sam and Steve have joined me at Gun Hill, part of the Wellesley Green Corridor, to finish removing concrete posts, metal railings and years of accumulated rubbish. This all had to be completed before … Continue reading

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