Tag Archives: Finchampstead

Finchampstead Walk Report

On an overcast but thankfully dry morning last Saturday, I was very pleased to be joined by twenty five other walkers for the seventh and penultimate walk in this series for the Blackwater Valley Trust. We met at the church … Continue reading

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Finchampsteads Finest Entomologists

In June, 34 children and 6 adults from Finchampstead Primary School joined Tony, Bobbie and I at Moor Green Lakes for an educational visit. The first activity of the day, led by Assistant Ranger Bobbie and volunteer Tony, saw the … Continue reading

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Young people comments from school task

Last month classes 3 & 4 Finchampstead CE Primary School invaded Moor Green to help trim a laid hedge (see link to 13th March post). We are very grateful to the young people for their thank you letters. We’ve picked out some … Continue reading

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Copping fun at Moor Green Lakes

On Tuesday 21 volunteers descended on Moor Green Lakes to enjoy the sunshine. Laura led a trusty band unblocking the culvert pipe and repairing damage to the track bank after the floods.  The team bravely nominated Will to stand in the ditch. … Continue reading

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Hoards of pupils descend on Moor Green Lakes

Yesterday Moor Green Lakes was invaded by classes 3 & 4 from Finchampstead CE Primary School to enjoy the sunshine. Aided by some BVC volunteers the young people set to work trimming the laid hedge near the bird-feeder paddock. During … Continue reading

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Walk the Path 2013

The weather on 28 April 2013 was cloudy with sunny intervals, cool – indeed chilly for a brief period after lunch when a brisk breeze picked up – ideal conditions for around 160 walkers who turned out to Walk The … Continue reading

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