Category: Conservation Green Area

  • Henbury Orchard planting

    Wessex Water have today planted 20 fruit trees on the west side of the Wilderness area bordering Henbury Road. This planting is part of the enhancement and re-instatement works that Wessex Water are undertaking around Saltmarsh Drive, Lawrence Weston and Henbury and Crow Lane following the major flood relief sewer work previously carried out in […]

  • Hazel Brook and the Trym cleansing

    Sustainable Westbury led by Alex Dunn is tackling this project. Here is a leaflet detailing the wildlife that you should be able to find

  • Rescuing the Wilderness

    [ngg_images source=”galleries” container_ids=”11″ display_type=”photocrati-nextgen_basic_thumbnails” override_thumbnail_settings=”0″ thumbnail_width=”100″ thumbnail_height=”75″ thumbnail_crop=”1″ images_per_page=”20″ number_of_columns=”0″ ajax_pagination=”0″ show_all_in_lightbox=”0″ use_imagebrowser_effect=”0″ show_slideshow_link=”1″ slideshow_link_text=”[Show as slideshow]” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]The part of Crow Lane Green Spaces that lies within the Conservation Area is that bounded by Hazel Brook, Henbury Road and the boundary of Henbury Court Primary school playing fields. It is known locally […]

  • Preserving Green Space – Wesley College sports field

    The information below has come from the secretary of Wesley Action Group, Andrew Nunn. WAG was formed to protect the green areas around Wesley College. As you will be aware the Planning Application to build 11 houses on the former Wesley College Sports Field submitted by Northover Developments Ltd was refused by the City Planning […]

  • Survey of Conservation Area Green spaces

    John Burton has been studying the area for nigh on 20 years. He has published a report which includes 119 different plant species as well as listing birds and butterflies seen in the area. The text of the report can be viewed  here