Countryside events

Events in the south of the borough

Date Task Location Meeting Place Time
Sunday 18 April Sycamore and holly thinning Zionshill West, Valley Park LNR Meet at Knightwood Leisure Centre 10am – 12 noon
Sunday 16 May Spring Survey Fun Tadburn Meadows Local Nature Reserve Follow signs from Eight Acres 10am – 12 noon
Sunday 6 June Footpath construction Zionshill West / Tredgoulds Valley Park LNR Hornbeam playground 10am – 12 noon
Saturday 19 June Himalayan Balsam Pul Tadburn Meadows Local Nature Reserve Meet at entrance by Eight Acres 10 am - 12 noon
Sunday 11 July Heath management Zionshill East, Valley Park LNR Meet at Knightwood Leisure Centre 10am – 12 noon
Saturday 17 July Stream Dipping Tadburn Meadows Local Nature Reserve Follow signs from Eight Acres 10am – 12 noon
Wednesday 28 July Himalayan Balsam Pull Tadburn Meadows Local Nature Reserve Meet at entrance by Eight Acres 7pm - 9pm
Saturday 8 August Himalayan Balsam Pul Tadburn Meadows Local Nature Reserve Meet at entrance by Eight Acres 10am – 12 noon
Friday 10 September Bat walk Tadburn Meadows Local Nature Reserve Meet at entrance by Eight Acres 7.15pm onwards
Sunday 19 September  Scrub Management Balancing pond / meadow, Valley Park LNR Meet at Knightwood Leisure Centre 10am - 12 noon
Sunday 24 October  Coppicing Skyswood Copse, Valley Park LNR Top of Morgan le Faye 10am - 12 noon

Sunday 21 November

Tree planting Sandringham close, Valley Park LNR Meet at Sandringham open space  10 am – 12 noon
Sunday 21 November  Bulb/wildflower planting Tadburn Meadows Local Nature Reserve Meet at entrance by Eight Acres 10am - 12 noon
Saunday 12 December Ride works Tredgoulds Copse, Valley Park LNR Tbc 10am - 12 noon

 

Tarca Events 

Date Task Location Meeting place
03.04.21      
18.04.21 Wildflower Turf Butterfly Garden Rooksbury Mill Car Park
01.05.21 Dormouse Box Installation and tree guard removal Harewood Common.  Bridle Close. Parking located in the car park adjacent to Co-op
16.05.21 Big Litter Pick Anton Lakes LNR Main Car Park off of Redon/Goch Roundabout
12.06.21 Tree Guard removal  Ox Drove Meadow Ox Drove Meadow main gate
27.06.21 River Clean/Litter Pick Rooksbury Mill LNR Main Car Park off of Barlows Lane
10.07.21 Bioblitz Anton Lakes LNR Follow signs from Main Car Park off of Redon/Goch Roundabout
25.07.21 Ragwort pull Harewood Common.   
07.08.21 Non Native Species Removal Anton Lakes LNR Main Car Park off of Redon/Goch Roundabout
22.08.21 Guided walk tbc  
11.09.21 Bat Walk Rooksbury Mill LNR Main Car Park off of Barlows Lane
26.09.21 Bat Walk Ladies Walk Playing Field off of Hedge End Road
09.10.21 Orchard Day Rooksbury Mill LNR Main Car Park off of Barlows Lane
24.10.21 River Bank Cutting River Anton (ASDA) Anton Mill Car Park
13.11.21 Woody Debris Matress Creation Anton Lakes LNR Main Car Park off of Redon/Goch Roundabout
28.11.21 Willow coppicing Anton Lakes LNR Main Car Park off of Redon/Goch Roundabout
11.12.21 Tree Planting Anton Lakes LNR Main Car Park off of Redon/Goch Roundabout