(Conserve Reading
on Wednesdays)

Friends of
Cemetery Junction

Friends of
Clayfield Copse

Friends of
Mapledurham Playing Fields

Friends of
McIlroy Park

Friends of
Waterloo Meadows

Reading Urban

CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays)

CROW was founded in 1986. Tasks every Wednesday throughout the year ranging from hedgelaying and coppicing to scrub clearance, invasive species control and path maintenance at sites in and around Reading, from Dinton Pastures to the east to Paices Wood in the west and including many of Reading's open spaces such as Clayfield Copse in Caversham and Blundells Copse in Tilehurst. Please visit our Programme for further details.

Contact: John Lerpiniere (0118) 375 1756


Please note, hough our tasks are planned to finish at around 15:00 if you are only able to come for the morning you are welcome to join us providing you have your own transport. Also we appreciate our volunteers have other interests and commitments and may not be able to join us every week, we will be happy to see you whenever you are able to come.

Future Activities

Unless stated otherwise tasks are from 10:00 until about 15:00. Meet on site or at the Car Park, Prospect Park at 9:30. Transport may be available from Prospect Park but please check as space is limited. Full details of current tasks can be found in our Programme.

Wed, 2 Jan 2019Wed, 2 Jan 2019
Kings Meadow
Willow harvest

Wed, 9 Jan 2019Wed, 9 Jan 2019
Wolf Conservation Trust, Beenham

Wed, 16 Jan 2019Wed, 16 Jan 2019
Padworth Common
Scrub clearance

Wed, 23 Jan 2019Wed, 23 Jan 2019
Orchid Field, Wargrave
Scrub clearance

Wed, 30 Jan 2019Wed, 30 Jan 2019
Moor Copse Nature Reserve
Path clearance

Wed, 6 Feb 2019Wed, 6 Feb 2019
Paices Wood Country Park, Aldermaston
Scrub clearance

Wed, 13 Feb 2019Wed, 13 Feb 2019
Wokefield Common
Birch clearance

Wed, 20 Feb 2019Wed, 20 Feb 2019
The Fairground, Mortimer
Pond restoration

Wed, 27 Feb 2019Wed, 27 Feb 2019
Wolf Conservation Trust, Beenham

Wed, 6 Mar 2019Wed, 6 Mar 2019
Little Hidden Farm, Hungerford
Scrub management

Wed, 13 Mar 2019Wed, 13 Mar 2019
Lavell's Lake, Hurst

Wed, 20 Mar 2019Wed, 20 Mar 2019
Ruscombe's Ponds
Pond maintenance

Wed, 27 Mar 2019Wed, 27 Mar 2019
Task to be arranged

No activities currently planned.

Last Updated: 21 January 2019 18:43