Monthly Archives: July 2012

Volunteering News

Mendip Hills AONB Volunteer task programme July – September 2012 The Mendip Hills AONB Volunteer task programme between now and September includes interesting and varied tasks including fencing, path and drainage work at key visitor sites.  In August as part … Continue reading

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Ranger News July 2012

Still wet, but with the correct kit we can still have good days out on these hills. The smell of wet bracken and earth, warm and woody, the desolation of the hills is very evocative.  The foxgloves have been wonderful … Continue reading

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Longleat Estates proposals for Cheddar Gorge

Mendip Hills AONB Partnership Committee concerns regarding Longleat Estates visitor attraction proposals for Cheddar Gorge. The AONB Partnership meeting held on Thursday 28th June raised major concerns about Longleat Estate’s current ideas for new visitor attractions at Cheddar Gorge that … Continue reading

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Ranger News June 2012

Again it has been the rain that has dominated this month. For the first time I cancelled a session as it was just too ridiculous to go out, but mainly I have had good walks in spite of the weather. … Continue reading

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