Conservation Report – June

On Sunday, 13th June, we held our last volunteer conservation working party for a couple of months. It was a successful session and as we continue to remove Rhododendron.  There is more space for a greater variety of native plants to grow.  One native…

Conservation Report

On Sunday, 16th May, our Conservation Group met once again.  Fifteen people attended, which included 4 Committee members of Friends of Fox Hill. We ensured Government guidelines were adhered to by splitting into 3 groups, each one with a leader. Our aim for the…

Conservation Working Party

Our next Conservation Working Party of 2021 will take place on Sunday, 16th May from 10am – 1pm. Please come and join us, meeting at the main Dorset Way entrance for Fox Hill woods. This session will focus on removing Rhododendron as the season…

Spring Working Party

We had an amazing turn out for our conservation session in the woods yesterday, and achieved a great deal. A big thank you to all those who gave up their time to help. The area where we have previously worked is now more open…

Conservation Works

Our first Conservation Working Party of 2021 will be taking place on Sunday, 11th April from 10am – 1pm. Please come and join us, meeting at the Dorset Way entrance for Fox Hill woods. Please wear clothing with long sleeves, long trousers, sturdy shoes…

Conservation Working Party Report

Thank you to everyone who came along to join our Conservation Working Party on 13th December 2020.  The weather was much kinder than predicted and a great deal was achieved. We were recently given permission from WBC to work in two areas of the…

Conservation Working Party – Update

Friends of Fox Hill are hoping to continue their conservation work in the woodland this Autumn. We are currently working with a professional aboriculturist to ensure that any work we carry out will enhance the biodiversity of the woodland. The work will also comply…

Wonderful working party!

On Sunday 22nd we held our first group session of practical conservation work in the WBC owned section of Fox Hill. It was a great success, so we invited Steph to tell us about it. Luckily she said yes! A bit of background Earlier…

Conservation Working Party

Our first conservation party will be taking place on Sunday 22nd September from 10am-1pm. Meet at the Dorset Way entrance for Fox Hill woods. Our initial aim is to remove some of the more invasive species and create an area with more light. A…