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New Volunteer Programme – September till October

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Rivers Week – would you like to get involved?

Next week we’re inviting volunteers to join us for two tasks to improve the river biodiversity, as part of the Loddon Catchment Rivers Week. We’ll be installing woody debris in the channel with some drier bank side work. On Tuesday … Continue reading

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Volunteers tackle Blackwater Reach

On Tuesday the volunteers joined Sam and I at Blackwater Reach to hay cut the SSSI meadows, following on from our bramble clearance with a robo-flail the week before. The volunteers did a fantastic job in the heat, cutting back … Continue reading

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Making steps and finding steps

On Tuesday 22nd we were based at Wharf Copse in Wellesley, with half the team (consisting of Stu, Laura, Duncan, Paul, Ed and Melvyn) the other side of the A325 busy creating some wonderful steps in from the road down to the Basingstoke … Continue reading

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Clive commemorated at Tices Meadow

Last week Stu led a task at Tices Meadow to install a memorial bench dedicated to the late Dr Clive Andrews. Clive was known to many people along the Blackwater Valley as a tireless walk leader and organiser. The bench … Continue reading

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Hollybush Hill Haycut

On Thursday last week Paul, Janet and Callum joined Sam, Stu and I to complete a hay cut at Hollybush Hill. The area had a large quantity of Canadian Goldenrod, which is an invasive species and prevents precious sunlight reaching native wildflowers and … Continue reading

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Thank You

Last week we hosted our famous Summer BBQ at Ash Lock, where we say thank you to all the volunteer groups along the Blackwater Valley. The evening was a great success with plenty of hot food and chatting. Thank you to … Continue reading

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