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New Kissing Gate

31st March 14

New kissing gate in the Mendip Hills AONB to celebrate 30 years of Stoke Lodge Ramblers Stoke Lodge Ramblers have donated a kissing gate to celebrate their 30th Anniversary. Mendip Ramblers volunteers joined forces with the Mendip Hills Area of Outstanding...

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Still in the Stone Age

24th March 14

Still in the Stone Age – 8th April Free Easter holiday activity in the Mendip Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) On Tuesday 8 April 2-4pm explore the geology and history of the caves around the Black Down and BurringtonCommons...

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Young Rangers March 2014

24th March 14

Young Rangers 15th March 2014  After arriving at Charterhouse we were soon told about navigating with a map and compass. With the majority of us fully understanding how to use them we set off in small groups of around 5 to...

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Somerset Wildlife Trust Job Vacancies

20th March 14

Do you want to be part of a ground-breaking approach to working with nature? Somerset Wildlife Trust is seeking to employ a full-time Community Engagement Officer and a part-time Conservation Officer to deliver the Somerset element of the Save Our...

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Brambles bracken and grasses cleared

17th March 14

Blackmoor Reserve, a scheduled monument site owned and managed by Somerset County Council, has recently been visited by our Practical Tasks volunteers. The condensing flues, dating back to the Victorian era of the mining history at Charterhouse, are very fragile and have...

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Lambing Season!

10th March 14

Lambing Season 2014 Project Beanstalk At Fernhill Farm Discount on fees for bookings made before April 1st! The most magical time of the year for a visit to the farm. Activity days Residential breaks A fantastic way to get involved in the fun of lambing. Anything from...

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Mendip Hills Fund

4th March 14

Mendip Hills Fund seeking Advisory Panel Members The Mendip Hills Fund is a new community fund to conserve and enhance the environment, communities and economy of the Mendip Hills.The Mendip Hills Fund Advisory Panel will consist of 8 people with a...

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