2012 Diary

September and October: Duke of Edinburgh’s Award students began working on the Wildlife Conservation Area. Sunday 16th September: Sixteen people attended a ‘Foraging and cooking wild plants’ session run by Celia Cox. Saturday 8th September: We had a...

Conservation Area Views in 2012

Photographs by: Peter land June The new area of wildflowers inside the gate. Poppies, Corncockles, Cornflowers, Corn Chamomile. July The meadow overgrown with Hogweed after a long very wet...

Butterfly Count July 2012

Photographs by: Peter Land We joined in with Butterfly Conservation’s ‘Big Butterfly Count’ in July on the 15th. The weather was patchy, but we managed a 15-minute period with more or less continuous sunshine to do...