Balsam Bash – Volunteer events

Balsam Bash - Volunteer events Himalayan Balsam despite having these beautiful pink flowers, it is in fact a non native invasive which is invading and damaging our rivers and wet…

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Attack of the Space Invaders: Non-Native Invasive Species in the Colne Valley

The Colne Valley Regional Park covers 43 square miles and is interspersed with a variety of habitats and over 200km of rivers and canals. This beautifully diverse area is under…

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Colne Valley Regional Park

Update from Colne Valley Regional Park- Covid-19

Groundwork South, who are the managing agent of the Colne Valley Regional Park, are closely monitoring the current coronavirus situation and we would like to reassure our visitors and volunteers…

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In the Footsteps of an Edwardian

We are following  Stephen Springall’s 1907 book Country Rambles Round Uxbridge and producing a new walk guide that illustrates the changing landscape. As many people are finding right now, if…

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Free Training – Non Native Invasive Species Management

Free Training - Non Native Invasive Species Management We are all cooped up at home at the moment but nature definitely isn’t and now that it is Spring everything is…

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Become an official cattle checker – Free Online Training 12 of May

Become an official cattle checker Can you help us care for the cattle grazing at Denham Country Park or Stanwell Moor? Make your exercise walk count by learning more about…

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Maple Lodge Marsh-Pond Works

Maple Lodge Marsh-Pond Works As part of our Landscape Partnership Scheme, with funding kindly provided by Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust, we have made some important improvements to Maple Lodge…

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Nature Explorer Activities at Home

In an attempt to reduce the spread of coronavirus the Government guidelines have requested us to stay at home. We may not be allowed to do too much socialising at…

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Our river heroes take on the challenge….

Our river heroes take on the challenge…. This grey, but mild Sunday in March saw a strong team of 15 committed volunteers show up to help tackle the big problem…

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Let’s get walking, let’s get exploring..

Stephen & Oona Hempenstall In our Explore your Colne Valley Park first edition we introduced our 18 circular walks, spread across the valley. After reading about them, Oona and Stephen…

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