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Narroways meeting minutes 13 November 2017

Here are the minutes of the Narroways meeting that took place on Monday 13 November 2017 at the Miner’s Arms, Mina Road: Narroways  Minutes 13 November 2017 Advertisements

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Bonfire night parties – the cleanup

Generally, our decision to close the site and raise awareness of the problems of damage and litter caused by large fireworks parties was a qualified success. While parties still occurred on both nights, they were smaller in numbers of attendees … Continue reading

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Narroways to be closed overnight, 4 November

The Trustees have decided to close the site to the public overnight on Saturday 4 November/Sunday 5 November. This is to prevent the damage, disturbance and litter caused by large firework parties held on the hill. We hope you understand. … Continue reading

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Volunteer Day with Good Gym, 7 October

Energised volunteer morning on 7 October thanks to the good folk of Good Gym. They transferred railway sleeper to the top of Narroways Hill (kindly donated by Joe Brickley) , cleared Buddleia cuttings dumped on Church Field and built up … Continue reading

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Narroways meeting minutes 2 October 2017

Here are the minutes of the Narroways meeting that took place on Monday 2 October 2017 at the Miner’s Arms, Mina Road: Narroways minutes 02 October 2017

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Rarer butterflies of Narroways and Ashley Vale

There have been 24 species of butterflies recorded in Narroways/Ashley Vale in the past 20 or 30 years. This is a an impressive count for an urban site and considering there are only 70 resident and migrant butterfly species in … Continue reading

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Narroways Volunteer Days for 2017

Just a quick note to let you all know that we have now set the dates for the volunteer days for 2017. They are: Saturday 25 February 2017, Saturday 25 March 2017, Saturday 29 April 2017, Saturday 3 June 2017, Saturday … Continue reading

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Narroways Volunteer Days for 2016

Just a quick note to let you all know that we have now set the dates for the volunteer days for 2016. They are: Saturday 13 February 2016, Saturday 19 March 2016, Saturday 16 April 2016, Saturday 14 May 2016, Saturday 18 … Continue reading

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Narroways is now officially a Local Nature Reserve!

On 12th January 2016 Narroways Millennium Green became an official Local Nature Reserve (LNR). Before then it was just a ‘Site of Nature Conservation interest’ (SNCI), which has a lower level of protection. It has been a major goal of … Continue reading

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Narroways Volunteer Days for 2015

Just a quick note to let you all know that we’ve now set the dates for the work days for Narroways Hill for the rest of 2015. They are: 18 April 2015, 16 May 2015, 20 June 2015, 11 July 2015, … Continue reading

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