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Beaufort Hill

Ponds & Woodlands

A Local Nature Reserve &

Community Green Flag Award Winner

Green Flag

Awarded for six consecutive years

News & Events

(To find out more, please click on each image)

News & Events 2016

Feb - Hedge Laying Course

May - Wood sculpture replaced at Chandlers Road

June - Swan photo appears in 'The Times' newspaper

Sept - Old/current photos of Highlands Road Ent.

Hedgelaying Feb 2016 (12) Dipping Platform 2015 (5) New steps 23 Aug 2014 (6)

News & Events 2014 - 1

Feb - Hornbeam tree planting at Highlands Road Ent    

Mar - Bird hide repairs/ Reen construction/ Memorial     and picnic benches at Lower Boat Pond

Apr - Hedge planting

News & Events 2015

Jan to Apr - Woodlands Improvement :-

Steps to Bird Hide, steps west of Blaen Cendl

Dipping Platform at Butterfly Pond

Aug - Kissing Gate bear Blaen Cendl

Sept - Memorial bench vandalised

Nov - John Hillier receives GAVO award

News & Events 2014 - 2

July - Mowing of pathways

Aug - Steps installed on path to Blaen Cendl

Sept - Highlands Road Ent: improvement

Oct - Hedge laying

Events 2013

July - Woodlands Community Fun Day

News  2013

Feb - Opposition to new development at      Little Lane

May - Damage to Dragonfly Gate wall

High Ent Trees Feb 2014 002 Visitors 001 Lower Boat Pond 03 July 2014

News Archive

June 2011 - Dragonfly Gate vandalised and Little  Lane top entrance wall damaged/repaired

        Memorial bench installed at Upper Boat Pond    

July 2012 - 10 year licence grsanted by BGCBC

                      New logo created for the Woodlands

Sept 2012 - Ebbw Fach Trail Charity walk

Damage July 2011

News & Events 2017

Apr - Training in Wood Chipper Operations

July - Vandalism

Aug - Viewing Platform at Lower Boat

           Pond completed  

Work 21 April 2017 (4) Feb 2018 01

News & Events 2018

Jan, Feb & June - Managing heathland

July - Vandalism/ swan Rescue

Aug - Mobilty Access Improvement

News & Events 2019

Jan - Dog fouling

Dog Fouling Jan 2019