Apr
29
Sun
2018
Beating the Bounds @ Darby Green Centre
Apr 29 @ 9:00 am

Hot on the heels of last years’ successful Big Valley Ramble, the Blackwater Valley Countryside Trust invites you to join us on our popular annual event with a difference. Organised by the Trust with help from Yateley Town Council and local groups, you will be walking 11 miles through some of the Valley’s less known neighbouring countryside. More

 

May
19
Sat
2018
Mammal Trapping @ Moor Green Lakes Reserve
May 19 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am

Join Bernard Baverstock on one of his small mammal surveys at Moor Green Lakes Reserve, on Sat 19th May, at 08.30 We will open the humane traps and hopefully find some of the Mice, Voles and Shrews, which live on the reserve.

Numbers are limited so please  Book Here  Full details will be given to those booked in. Suitable for all, no dogs please.

Bat Walk @ Sandhurst Council Offices
May 19 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Sandhurst Chelsea Fringe Week 2018

Everyone knows mammals can’t fly. Except bats. Looking and listening for these mystical creatures in a summer dusk is one of nature’s treats. Steve Bailey of the Blackwater Valley Countryside Trust is your guide.  Children welcome if accompanied by adults, bring torch, not suitable for dogs Numbers are limited so please book  here

 

May
21
Mon
2018
Our Local Living Landscape @ Kitty Dancy Room, Sandhurst Council Offices
May 21 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Sandhurst Chelsea Fringe Week 2018

What is a joined-up landscape? Why is it important for Sandhurst and the Blackwater Valley? The Blackwater Valley Countryside Trust’s Bernard Baverstock will reveal the answer when he tells you about the biodiversity within the Blackwater Valley.

May
22
Tue
2018
Butterfly Walk @ Shepherd Meadows
May 22 @ 2:30 pm

Sandhurst Chelsea Fringe Week

Can you tell an Admiral from a Skipper, and where can you find a Painted Lady with Ringlets and Orange Tips?  All can be found right on your doorstep. Follow Bernard Baverstock of the Blackwater Valley Countryside Trust and he will try and find them for you

May
23
Wed
2018
Finding Swifts in Sandhurst @ Shepherd Meadows Car Park
May 23 @ 7:45 pm – 9:45 pm

Sandhurst Chelsea Fringe Week

Where have our Swifts gone? Half of these very special birds have disappeared in the UK in just 20 years! Come for a walk with Colin Wilson of Blackwater Valley Countryside Trust to see if we can find some in Sandhurst’s streets and find out why they’re missing and how we can help save them. It would entail a walk around Sandhurst (mainly Yorktown) streets looking and listening for swifts

May
26
Sat
2018
Take a Walk on the Wild Side @ Sandhurst Library
May 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm

Sandhurst Chelsea Fringe Week

Stretch your legs with the Blackwater Valley Countryside Trust’s Mary Ferriss and Peter Collins, in conjunction with Sandhurst Health Walks. Starting in Sandhurst, this gentle 9 km circular walk passes through heathland, pasture and forest and takes in Wildmoor Heath Nature Reserve’s rolling landscape of heather, gorse and pine and part of Crowthorne Wood. 

BOOKING FOR THIS EVENT WILL BE, NECESSARY - Details to follow