Newsletter Archive Now Online

Every issue of the Friends’ Newsletter, from April 1990 onwards, is now available to download.

Volunteering – on 23rd February

The next volunteer session will be on Sunday 23rd February, when we’ll be pruning the apple and pear trees in the orchard. Meet at the Wardens Centre at 10am. We have a lovely orchard at Forest Farm, but it’s in need of some TLC. Most of the trees have become very overgrown and some have … Read more Volunteering – on 23rd February

Swifts in Trouble

The first Friends lecture of the winter season was held on Wednesday, 20th November, and was given by Alan Rosney about the Glamorgan Swift Project. A fuller report will appear in the Spring 2020 Friends’ Newsletter.  Along with many other species in the UK, numbers of swifts visiting our shores has halved in the last … Read more Swifts in Trouble

We’re Fundraising To Replace Our Bird Hides!

On the weekend of 10/11 August one of our bird hides was burned down. We intend to replace it with a more robust (and much less flammable) metal structure. And since the remaining bird hide is also wooden (so at risk from fire) and in generally poor condition, we would like, if funds permit, to replace … Read more We’re Fundraising To Replace Our Bird Hides!