Events Calendar





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Tue-30-May 10.00 am Elm Farm. Organic Research Centre, Hamstead Marshall. SU414 654.

Weeding recently planted hedges, spreading woodchip mulch, general hedge plant care and checking and replacing tree stakes and guards. Parking on opposite side of the road from the main building in track leading to barns.


Thu-01-Jun 7.00 for 7.30 pm Society AGM The Oak Room Upper Bucklebury Memorial Hall RG7 6QH

Nominations are invited for the Committee Post of Hon Chairman. Nominations to wbcs.honsec@btinternet.com before 10th May 2017


Tue-06-Jun 10.00 am Leyfield Meadow, Ashampstead Common SU 576 751

Meadow management and bracken bashing. Meet at The Cottage, Ashampstead Common. . In the afternoon we will relocate to the woodland classroom at Yattendon to clear brush from the area. Park near the village Hall at SU554 745 if this area is full park on the village car park at SU551 744


   

Sun-11-Jun 2.00 pm "Explore Lardon Chase" walk

Join Charles Gilchrist, Grahame Hawker and a geological expert. Magnificent views over the Goring Gap, the Chilterns and the Thames Valley. Chalkland flowers and butterflies. Meet at the National Trust car park at the top of Streatley Hill on the B4009. SU583 807

   

Tue-13-Jun 10.00 am Holt Lodge Farm, Kintbury SU387 648.

Bracken bashing. Meet at Holt Lodge Farm House near Kintbury.

   

Tue-20-Jun 10.00 am Grimsbury Castle, Hermitage SU511 723.

Clearing invasive rhododendron from this ancient hill fort. Parking near the Estate house at the castle - by the interpretation board.

   

Wed-21-June 8.30 – 10.00pm Bucklebury Common – Nightjars and glow worms at dusk SU 550 688

Tim Culley leads an evening walk looking at heathland restoration and some of the specialized wildlife associated with this habitat. Meet at Angel's Corner, by the Scout Hut on Bucklebury Common at 8.30pm.  Grid ref: SU 550 688.


Tue-27-Jun 10.00 am Kings Copse Bradfield Southend. SU 579 707

Bracken bashing on this SSSI. Park opposite the bungalow just before King’s Copse House. Accessed via Jennets Hill

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