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Volunteers help harvest hay

September 29, 2010 – 9:04 am |

Forest Volunteers turned out in force on 19 September to rake up a late season grass cut from Lake View Meadow in the Millennium Country Park. This important work will help to increase the grassland’s …

All-weather path surface for Wetland Reserve

September 14, 2010 – 4:47 pm |

The first week of September saw the start of work on a new, hard surface for the two kilometre Wetland Trail in the Millennium Country Park. The all-weather surface will improve access for families with buggies and wheelchairs …

New record for Millennium Country Park

September 7, 2010 – 4:05 pm |

The 11th of August saw the first “recorded ” sighting of the small red-eyed damselfly, (Erythomma viridulum) in the Millennium Country Park. One of the commoner species in Europe, it only reached Britain eleven years ago. Widely …

Woodworks! 2010 – what a corker

September 7, 2010 – 2:23 pm |

There are certainly some better feelings better than reaching the end of a two-day event like Woodworks! with just about everyone saying – “that was great” and without major mishap; but not many.
The weekend proved as ever, to …

Thanks for voting

September 7, 2010 – 1:01 pm |

If you watched BBC1 at 7.35pm on Saturday 4 September you may have seen the Forest’s moment of fame in the National Lottery Award’s Best Lottery Funded Environmental Projectcategory. In a show fronted by shiny-jacketed Torchwood …



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