Category Archives: Wellesley Woodlands

So Much Chocolate!

Yesterday morning Wellesley Woodlands held its first Easter Egg Hunt around the Wellington Statue and as we had never held it before, we were relieved to see nearly 250 people turn up to have a go! Which one would you … Continue reading

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The Song of the Morning

Dawn Chorus walk

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If you go down to the woods in April…

…An egg-stra treat is in store for young visitors to the Wellesley Woodlands. Easter Egg Hunt 2017 poster

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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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Christmas Task

On Tuesday all 34 of us descended on the Wellington Monument in Rushmoor Bottom in Aldershot for our annual Christmas Task and BBQ. With so many willing helpers (including four Special Protected Area Wardens) we were able to clear a … Continue reading

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Bats in Wellesley Woods

  From June to October 2016 BVCP have been conducting bat surveys in Wellesley Woodland. All 9 sites were surveyed using a static recorder, donated by the BVC Trust, and 2 sites were also surveyed using a transect approach. Overall … Continue reading

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Orange peel left in Wellesley

Whilst exploring Wellesley Woodland Bernard and I unearthed an Orange Peel Fungus (Aleuria aurantia). I love it when the species name is easy. Ranger Stuart

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