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Narroways Millennium Green Ecological Management Statement 2016-2018

This statement informs the way we manage the site. Background and Status Narroways Millennium Green LNR covers approximately 2.5 hectares and is situated in the Northeast part of Bristol, to the west of the M32, in St Werburghs. The site … 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

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Narroways – a good place to watch a partial eclipse of the sun

Between 8.30am and 10.30am on Friday 20th March 2015 the moon passed before the sun, obscuring up to 90% of the sun if you were watching in Bristol. About 800 people gathered on Narroways Hill to watch this great event … Continue reading

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Blogger backs Narroways once he hears the whole story

Blogger Bean Abroad was one of those up on Narroways on the night of 5th November- not one of the litter louts but he is not from Bristol and thought it was a community organised event. Once he realised the … Continue reading

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Bug hunters out at St Werburghs bioblitz

We had a very successful day of wildlife and history walks as part of the Bristol Festival of Nature. All events started at St Werburghs City Farm and carried on along footpaths to Narroways and kids and adults alike learned … Continue reading

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Quick clear up

All good again…

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