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Press releases issued 2012  

23rd March

Spring Bluebell Walk Around Lakes & Ridges

Join the Blackwater Valley Countryside Trust on Wednesday 25th April for a pleasant spring circular walk taking in the River Blackwater, Finchampstead Ridges and the lakes, woods and countryside in-between.
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1st March

The History of the Blackwater Valley

If you would like to find out more about the changes that have taken place in the area, come along to an illustrated talk called The History of the Blackwater Valley’ to be given by Christine Reeves, for the Blackwater Valley Countryside Trust on Tuesday 20th March at the Canal Centre, Mytchett Place Road, Mytchett, Surrey GU16 6DD, starting at 7.30pm.
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22nd February

Jubilee Trees Planted at Tongham

Who says community spirit is dead, certainly not in Tongham. Last Sunday over 90 people came out to Tongham Community Wood to plant more than 300 trees and shrubs.
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30th January

Badshot Lea clear up

Blackwater Valley Countryside, working in partnership with Farnham Town Council, Surrey Police Intervention Team, the Surrey Youth Justice Service and Hanson Aggregates, cleared 2000 litres of rubbish, which was mainly fly tipping, and 54 tyres from a patch of land off Low Lane in Badshot Lea. 
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23rd January

Wanted New Homes for Local Birds

If you want to get involved and do something to help the birds in your local area, spend a couple of hours on Saturday 18th February with members of the Blackwater Valley Countryside Trust and build your own nest box, all the materials will be supplied along with guidance on what you need to do.
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