Tag Archives: Cove Brook

Dashing Demoiselles in Cove Brook

Yesterday at the Cove Brook Fun Day, Bobbie and I showed off pond dipped wildlife from the brook. One notable sighting was this nymph, which is rather on the large side for a damselfly larva. The three leaf-like caudal lamellae that … Continue reading

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Blooming Marvellous Birch Brook Hedge

Today Charlotte and I were joined by the Blooming Marvellous and Cove Brook Greenway Group Volunteers to lay a hedge on the Birch Brook Reserve on Cove Brook. It was a fantastic help having some of our experienced volunteers along … Continue reading

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Birch Brook

Yesterdays volunteer task was at Birch Brook  (a former allotment site) on the Cove Brook. The site is now a nature reserve with a meadow area and mixed woodland. Birch Brook is managed by the Cove Brook Greenway Group whom … Continue reading

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Cove Brook Greenway Group’s Newsletter

A good chance to catch up on what the group has been busy doing and what some of their future tasks are. CBGG newsletter

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Creative Covebrook littering on hay meadow

The BV volunteers joined Cove Brook Greenway Group to hay cut a wildflower meadow on the Covebrook near Blunden Hall. It was a tad hot, so there were frequent rests to cool off in the shade of the large lime … Continue reading

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May Bank Holiday Cove Brook Circular Walk

May is National Get Walking Month! So why not pop down to Cove Brook for a gentle 3 mile stroll. Monday 5th May 10.30 AM Start: Queen Elizabeth Park Farnborough Meet in Car park at the end of Cabrol Road … Continue reading

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February Cove Brook Work Party

Again all the recent rain forced a change of plans. This time we met at Blunden Hall and as the grass area between there and Houseman Road was   completely flooded, so we widened and made more usable a path through … Continue reading

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