Category Archives: Farnham Quarry / Tices

Ticks – Staying Safe This Summer

When exploring our lovely countryside, it’s useful to keep up to date and informed about potential risks. Now we’re into the warm summer, one to be aware of is how to keep safe from ticks and reduce the possibility of catching Lyme Disease when you’re … Continue reading

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Tices Tuesday Task

This week our usual volunteer group joined the group at Tices meadow to created a team 19 people strong including Andy and I. It was a beautiful day and there was even time for a spot of bird watching.  Armed … Continue reading

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Violet litter on the BV Path

Today the volunteers, Laura, Jenny and I, litterpicked the Blackwater Valley Path from Pea Bridge at Farnham Quarry to Shepherd Meadows in Sandhurst. It was fantastic to remove 68 bags of rubbish on this 12km stretch. At tea break my … Continue reading

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Mooving Along At Tices Meadow

Have you seen there are now 10 Dexter cattle down at Tices Meadow?  They will be on site all winter, giving the grass a much needed shortening.  These cattle have grazed for us before up at Hawley Meadows, so if … Continue reading

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Tice’s Meadow Wildlife News

Tice’s Meadow Bird Group has just launched their own, brand new website. http://www.ticesmeadow.org If you want some up to date news about the latest wildlife sightings, along with some excellent photographs, please check them out.  There is also information about … Continue reading

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Something a little different for Farnham Quarry

On a cold and wet Saturday morning the volunteer group met up and litter picked along the road, river and footpaths of Farnham Quarry.  Thinking we would not get much, an hour and a half later we had collected 9 bags … Continue reading

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Ditching in Tices Wood at Farnham Quarry

Yesterday a hoard of 20 volunteers descended on Tices Wood, at the north eastern end of Farnham Quarry. A derilect ditch was rejunvenated to drain off some of the flood water on the old plant site meadow. We forded the mighty … Continue reading

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