Category Archives: Tongham Wood

Tongham in Bloom

As we prepare for the arrival of the judges from Guildford in Bloom, nine of the volunteers from Tongham Wood Improvement Group (TWIG) met up for the July task. Great thanks goes to the BVCP, who on Friday took their … Continue reading

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Change to Sunday tasks

We have had to cancel the task this Sunday at Chalk Farm, as our tame volunteers have been very efficient and completed the work ahead of time.  Apologies for the change, but we still have another task running that day, if you would like to … Continue reading

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Tongham Tree Planting Project

This week most of the Blackwater Valley Ranger team have been at Tongham to carry on with the reinstatement work at Tongham Wood. I have been involved with this project since starting with Blackwater Valley, carrying on from Tony Anderson and after … Continue reading

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Tongham Tree Delivery

  On Tuesday we took delivery of 52 semi mature trees. These are going to be planted at Tongham as part of the reinstatement work after a utilities company had to do major work on the site. After much negotiation I secured the … Continue reading

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Responsive tree felling

This afternoon Jenny, Laura and I have been out clearing up some of the trees blown over by the storm. Thankfully the winds subsided later on so it was safe for us to go out and tackle one in Prince’s … Continue reading

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Toiling In Tongham Wood

Today started bright with a clear blue sky hot enough for sun cream!  11 volunteers appeared at Tongham Wood to help remove bramble from a hazel plantation containing over 500 plants.  At the same time SSE tree surgeons continued to clear … Continue reading

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