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Monday 27th January 2020: Lower Heath Litter Pick
There will be a litter pick on the Lower Heath area of Hartlebury Common on Monday 27th January at 10.30am. Meet in Sandy Lane, parking at Brian Norton Autos. We will be continuing with clearing the fly tipped areas of Lower Heath alongside the Pickup Artists and Worcestershire County Council. All are welcome so The post Monday 27th January 2020: Lower Heath […]
High Speed Rail (HS2) – new report reveals exorbitant cost to nature
Ecosystems permanently damaged. Irreplaceable habitats destroyed. Taxpayer's money spent on restoration wasted. Wildlife extinctions at a local level. This could be nature’s fate if the current plans for HS2 continue.
January Work Parties
The dates of the WCC led conservation voluntary work parties at Hartlebury Common for January 2020 are: Thursday 16th January, Saturday 18th January and Thursday 30th January. Start time is 9.30, usually meet at Wilden Top car park, unless otherwise stated. Hot and cold drinks are provided. If you would like to volunteer and The post January Work Parties appeared […]
Natural Networks celebrates wildlife milestone
New watercourses and woodland corridors for butterflies are just two of the achievements so far of an important project to help wildlife in Worcestershire.
Discover a wilder you
Local charity Worcestershire Wildlife Trust is encouraging people to put their over-indulgence during the festive season behind them and get involved with volunteering across Worcestershire.
Upcoming Work Parties
The remaining conservation voluntary work parties at Hartlebury Common for 2019 are on Thursday 5th December, Thursday 19th December and Saturday 21st December. Start time is 9.30, usually at Wilden Top car park, unless otherwise stated. Hot and cold drinks, and biscuits, are provided. If you would like to volunteer and need more information (date, The post […]
Monday 9th December: AGM & Indoor Meeting
The next indoor meeting of the Hartlebury Common Local Group is on Monday 9th December (at 8 PM) when Roger Umpelby will be giving a talk on “Bredon Hill through the year, a nature lover’s view”. All are welcome to attend this talk. Prior to the Indoor Meeting there will be the group’s AGM The post Monday 9th December: AGM & Indoor Meeting […]
Litter Pick on Lower Heath
There will be a litter pick on Lower Heath on Monday 25th November at 10.30am. Meet in Sandy Lane, parking at Brian Norton Autos. We will be continuing with clearing the fly tipped areas of Lower Heath with the Pickup Artists and Worcestershire County Council. Please come along and help. The post Litter Pick on Lower Heath appeared first on Hartlebury Common Local Group.
Work Party Location Change – Thursday 7th November 2019
Owing to the amount of rain over the last few weeks Rush Pool is too wet to work in/around safely at the moment. For Thursday 7th November could volunteers please meet at the Kyle Milne Way entrance to the Common for a job in that area. Locations for tasks beyond this date are not The post Work Party Location Change – Thursday 7th November 2019 appeared first on […]
Craft fair at Smite - 16th November
A farm belonging to a Worcestershire charity will sparkle with the work of local craftworkers just in time for the start of this year’s Christmas shopping.
Monday 11th November 2019: The Butterflies of Hartlebury Common
The next indoor meeting of the Hartlebury Common Local Group is on Monday 11th November when Mike Lomax will give a talk on the Butterflies of Hartlebury Common. Mike is one of two individuals that undertake the butterfly transect on the Common and has built up a wealth of information about the site’s butterflies over The post Monday 11th November 2019: The Butterflies […]
Spooky Spells Welly Walk
Double double toil and troubles Bats fly past and pond life bubbles Families are invited to get into the Halloween spirit and cook up a spooky spell this half-term.