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Narroways AGM coming up on Monday 24th February 2020

Narroways Millennium Green Trust AGM poster

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Upcoming Narroways volunteer days

it’s our volunteer workday next Saturday 10 August. Meet as usual at 10:30 am by the bench at the top of Narroways hill. It’s time for the annual hay-cut!   Useful things to bring, if you have them: strimmers, rakes, plus cutting tools such as secateurs or loppers.  Some … Continue reading

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Narroways local nature reserve will be closed all day/night Saturday 8th June

Just to let you know that Narroways will be closed for 24 hours from 9am Saturday through to Sunday morning. This is to prevent large numbers of people causing damage to the nature reserve on Saturday night after the city … Continue reading

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Nestboxes put up, dog poo cleared, hedge trimmed!

Absolutely fantastic turn out this morning and we got so much done. Thanks so much everyone! There were a dozen or so people all ages ready to help make Narroways even better for wildlife. Six new nest boxes were put … Continue reading

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Narroways Volunteer days coming up in Spring 2019

Next volunteer days on the hill are: Saturday 6th April and Saturday 11th May 2019. We meet at 10.30am on the hill by the bench then work for a couple of hours, weather permitting. Come and help with conservation work … Continue reading

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A good year for Narroways Local Nature Reserve

Narroways finally gained the statutory designation of Local Nature Reserve under section 21 of the National parks & Access to the Countryside Act in spring of this year. These are places with wildlife that are of special interest locally, which … Continue reading

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Bristol Naturalist Society walk on Narroways

Today we were pleased to host a botanical walk around Narroways organised by the Bristol Naturalist Society. There were several very experienced botanists including Clive Lovatt and there were 12 of us in all. We slowly wandered across the hill … Continue reading

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Hay cut in the Church Field

Today we gave the Church Field a bit of a trim to encourage wild flowers to grow even stronger next year. Six of us turned up with strimmers and rakes and we soon had about 1/4 of the field cut. … Continue reading

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Please be careful of fire risk in dry weather

There was a small grass fire on the embankment of the Severn Beach railway line about lunchtime today. A fire engine and crew came out to deal with the blaze and managed to contain it before it spread onto the … Continue reading

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Fantasy Orchestra performed on Narroways Hill at Easter

http://www.fantasyorchestra.org/2015/04/06/st-werburghs-hill-easter-sunday/

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