Sarsen stones at Fyfield Down
Sarsen stones at Fyfield Down
Avebury World Heritage Site - David Hall
Goodings Lane
Goodings Lane, East Garston - Carl Everingham
Lambourn Poppy Fields
Lambourn Poppy Fields - Peter Orr
River Kennet
River Kennet at Eddington - Tony Bartlett
Short Eared Owl
Short-eared Owl Marlborough Downs - David White

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May 2019

Weekly work party

10:00, May 3, 2019

Earth Trust, Little Wittenham

Night Safari

20:00, May 4, 2019

Earth Trust, Little Wittenham

Bat walk

21:00, May 18, 2019

Earth trust, Little Wittenham

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Sediment under Discussion by Southern Streams Farmer Cluster

The Southern Streams Farmer Group held its first working meeting and discussed erosion and sediment
Posted: Mar 25, 2019

Cover Crops - Six Year On

Tim Clarke reports from an event at Wexcombe Farm in February focussing on cover crops
Posted: Mar 25, 2019

Designated Landscapes Review

Dame Fiona Reynolds visited the AONB in January as part of the government review.
Posted: Mar 21, 2019

Future of Landscape and Farming in Focus at North Wessex Downs Annual Forum

Brexit and its possible effects on farming, landscapes & wildlife was the theme for our Forum this year.
Posted: Nov 29, 2018


With scenes from Marlborough's historic market, Savernake Forest, the Kennet & Avon Canal and Highclere Castle to the Uffington White Horse and the World Heritage site at Avebury.