Hedge Project Day

The Hedge Project Day took place on the 29th of October 2011 and involved altogether 23 volunteers, some of whom worked on the site where the hedge was to be built, others who made refreshments and food and kept us all happy. The idea of the hedge is that it should be composed of holly, hawthorn and blackthorn, planted quite closely along by the path between Byng Road and Cavendish Road. Continue reading

Bioblitz!

Bioblitz! from Friday 13th July to Saturday 14th July 2012, led by Annabel Foskett, our environmental educator.

A Bioblitz is a race to identify as many species of flora and fauna over a specific time. We were lucky to secure the help of many experts in their field – lots phoned up and said they would like to come and contribute. We also hoped to engage with non-experts to encourage their involvement in this scientific observation exercise. Continue reading