Tag Archives: BVCT

Sandhurst Chelsea Fringe 2018

Join the Blackwater Valley Countryside Trust for a range of activities for all to celebrate the Chelsea Fringe. Bat Walk – Saturday 19 May Everyone knows mammals can’t fly. Except bats. Looking and listening for these mystical creatures in a … Continue reading

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Upcoming Trust Walk

The second of my walks this year will be at 10:00 on Saturday morning March 17th. The clockwise circular walk will meander across Yateley Common before crossing Cricket Hill lane and cutting through the Royal Oak Valley and Yateley to … Continue reading

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Lakeside Walk report

On Saturday we were greeted with clear skies and a lovely morning for the first of this year’s walk programme. Thirty of us met at Lakeside Park for a six mile ramble which used to be a straightforward walk up … Continue reading

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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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Hawley Meadows Power Planting

Mid-autumn is the perfect time to sow wildflower seeds and that’s just what we have been doing here at Blackwater Valley. At the beginning of October, I was joined by BVC Trustees Bernard and Chris and volunteers Edmund, Jeremy and … Continue reading

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Ghoulish Grants Moor, MWA HAHA

It wasn’t that bad really, but had to get a Halloween pun in there somewhere. Yesterday our team of volunteers managed a small patch of heathland in Grants Moor for our reptile friends, and we had a massive team of 20 people ! Good … Continue reading

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Firewood for sale – Support our Wood Gnomes

As the nights are getting longer and our days are getting colder, I thought its the perfect time to remember the hard working Wood Gnomes of Blackwater Valley. Once a month our dedicated volunteers spend the day processing wood to be sold … Continue reading

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