January 2018 Task Day

A massive thank you to the amazing 24 volunteers who helped out today in absolutely awful weather! We got loads of work done and had a lovely lunch - a great few hours.

February 2018 Task Day

An excellent task day with 26 volunteers helping and welcome to Paul, who joined us for the first time today. We worked on the scrub clearance area and had 6 brushcutters in use, lots of people raking off the vegetation and used 2 existing burn sites. One of the reasons the scrub is cleared is to help chalk grassland plants ...

March 2018 Task Day

It was great to see a good number of people turn out for our postponed BWAG task today. The weather was mercifully dry and mild! We had a really productive day clearing the coppice area at Plot 50. We burned the brash and stacked a lot of logs ready to be split into fence stakes during next months task. We ...

Bluebells and Cream Tea Weekend

Thank you to everyone who attended our event this weekend and to all the volunteers who helped out. As part of the 50th anniversary celebrations of the designation of the Kent Downs AONB, this year we were also very pleased to welcome Simon, Mary and Jo who led some of our walks. They gave a fascinating insight into the history ...

June 2018 Task Day

Thank you to everyone who helped out today - 19 of us in total and 4 new volunteers! Got lots done including fencing repairs, cutting back vegetation along Pylon Valley, a litter pick and, as always, had a lovely lunch!

July 2018 Task Day

Thanks to everyone who came along to Sunday's Butterfly Monitoring Walk. It was a good day, considering the heat, many species would have been resting up and sheltering for the latter part of the walk. 20 species were identified and 501 individual butterflies were counted. A brief but close-up view of the Purple Hairstreak was a lovely way to start ...