econet   conservation volunteers, reading, berkshire
conservation of the natural environment

Website: www.econetreading.org.uk
Email: info@econetreading.org.uk

Programme: June 2022 - September 2022
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Wednesday, 1st June

Charvil Village Hall
Creating wildlife area
10:00 - 14:30

Meeting Point: Car Park
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU7740375541 (scrapping.sheets.dozens)    Nearest Postcode: RG10 9TR    Risk Assessment

Econet/CRoW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task

Friday, 3rd June

The Cowsey, Whitley
Path clearance and glade creation
10:00 - 13:00

Meeting Point: Leisure Centre Car Park, Northumberland Avenue
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU723702 (skills.field.wiser)    Nearest Postcode: RG2 8DF    Site Information    Risk Assessment

Morning task.

Econet/CRoW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task

Sunday, 5th June

Clayfield Copse, Caversham
Regular monthly task
10:00 - 12:30

Meeting Point: Car Park, Caversham Park Road
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU725767 (remain.hurt.chief)    Nearest Postcode: RG4 6AA    Site Information    LNR    Risk Assessment

Econet/Friends of Clayfield Copse task

Wednesday, 8th June

Hosehill Lake, Theale
Path maintenance
10:00 - 14:30

Improvements to the perimeter path.

Meeting Point: Fox and Hounds Car Park
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU649698 (deep.blaze.shade)    Nearest Postcode: RG7 4BE    Site Information    LNR    Risk Assessment

Directions: Parking in the pub car park, site entrance opposite.

Next task/event at this site is on 3rd August

Econet/CRoW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task

Waterloo Meadows
Evening task
18:45 - 20:30

Meeting Point: Katesgrove Children's Centre
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU714722 (cross.taped.teeth)    Nearest Postcode: RG2 0BN    Site Information    Risk Assessment

Next task/event at this site is on 18th June

Econet/Friends of Waterloo Meadows task

Wednesday, 15th June

Dinton Pastures Country Park
Himalayan Balsam pulling
10:00 - 14:30

Meeting Point: Sandford Lane (Lavell's) Car Park
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU786726    Nearest Postcode: RG10 0SU    Site Information    Risk Assessment

Directions: Car park is opposite the entrance to the Dinton Activity Centre.

Next task/event at this site is on 18th June

Econet/CRoW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task

Saturday, 18th June

Dinton Pastures Country Park
BENHS Bioblitz
10:30 - 16:30

Location: Main Car Park
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU784718 (charm.muddy.they)    Nearest Postcode: RG10 0TH    Site Information    Risk Assessment

Directions: Park in either the main car park or the overflow. Volunteer parking passes will be provided.

Next task/event at this site is on 19th June

Econet event

Waterloo Meadows
Regular monthly task - Path and tree maintenance
12:00 - 15:00

Meeting Point: Katesgrove Children's Centre
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU714722 (cross.taped.teeth)    Nearest Postcode: RG2 0BN    Site Information    Risk Assessment

Next task/event at this site is on 22nd June

Econet/Friends of Waterloo Meadows task

Sunday, 19th June

Dinton Pastures Country Park
BENHS Bioblitz
10:30 - 16:30

Location: Main Car Park
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU784718 (charm.muddy.they)    Nearest Postcode: RG10 0TH    Site Information    Risk Assessment

Directions: Park in either the main car park or the overflow. Volunteer parking passes will be provided.

Econet event

Monday, 20th June

Clayfield Copse, Caversham
Regular monthly task
10:00 - 12:30

Meeting Point: Car Park, Caversham Park Road
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU725767 (remain.hurt.chief)    Nearest Postcode: RG4 6AA    Site Information    LNR    Risk Assessment

Next task/event at this site is on 2nd July

Econet/Friends of Clayfield Copse task

Wednesday, 22nd June

Twyford Woodland   New Site
Laurel clearance and dead hedging
10:00 - 14:30

The Waggon and Horses have kindly given permission for us to use their car park.

Meeting Point: Waggon and Horses Rear Car Park
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU7836776032 (shipwreck.situated.routine)    Nearest Postcode: RG10 9JB    Risk Assessment

Directions: The Waggon and Horses is located on the A3032, Old Bath Road, about 300 yards from Twyford town centre. The work site is located opposite the Waggon and Horses.

Next task/event at this site is on 24th August

Econet/CRoW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task

Waterloo Meadows
Evening task
18:45 - 20:30

Meeting Point: Katesgrove Children's Centre
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU714722 (cross.taped.teeth)    Nearest Postcode: RG2 0BN    Site Information    Risk Assessment

Next task/event at this site is on 6th July

Econet/Friends of Waterloo Meadows task

Sunday, 26th June

McIlroy Park, Tilehurst
Regular monthly task
10:00 - 13:00

Meeting Point: Park Entrance, Pottery Road
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU678738 (gravy.edgy.races)    Nearest Postcode: RG30 6BW    Site Information    LNR    Risk Assessment

Directions: Meet at the park entrance at the junction of Pottery Road with Norcot Road opposite the Tyler's Rest public house. Do not use the Tyler's Rest car park as you will be charged.

Next task/event at this site is on 24th July

Econet/Friends of McIlroy Park task

Wednesday, 29th June

Lardon Chase (NT), Streatley
Ragwort and thistle clearance
10:00 - 14:30

Possibly small amount of scrub clearance.

Meeting Point: Car Park
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU583806 (sizzled.amends.unscathed)    Nearest Postcode: RG8 9AF    Site Information    Risk Assessment

Directions: Car park is located on the right of the B4009 shortly after leaving the A329 at Streatley. (Meeting point same as for Lough Down).

Econet/CRoW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task

Friday, 1st July

The Cowsey, Whitley
Path clearance and glade creation
10:00 - 13:00

Task cancelled.

Econet/CRoW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task

Saturday, 2nd July

Clayfield Copse, Caversham
Meadows Day
11:00 - 15:00

Location: Car Park, Caversham Park Road
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU725767 (remain.hurt.chief)    Nearest Postcode: RG4 6AA    Site Information    LNR    Risk Assessment

Further information

Next task/event at this site is on 3rd July

Econet/Friends of Clayfield Copse event

Sunday, 3rd July

Clayfield Copse, Caversham
Regular monthly task
10:00 - 12:30

Meeting Point: Car Park, Caversham Park Road
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU725767 (remain.hurt.chief)    Nearest Postcode: RG4 6AA    Site Information    LNR    Risk Assessment

Next task/event at this site is on 18th July

Econet/Friends of Clayfield Copse task

Reading Old Cemetery
Clearance
13:30 - 16:00

Meeting Point: Cemetery Arch
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU732731    Nearest Postcode: RG1 3AQ    Risk Assessment

Econet/Friends of Reading Old Cemetery task

Wednesday, 6th July

Wokefield Common
Bracken clearance
10:00 - 14:30

Meeting Point: Car Park
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU653661 (apple.caged.wisely)    Nearest Postcode: RG7 3FL    Site Information    Risk Assessment

Directions: Meet at the site car park in Goring Lane near the junction with Hollybush Lane.

Next task/event at this site is on 5th October

Econet/CRoW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task

Waterloo Meadows
Evening task
18:45 - 20:30

Meeting Point: Katesgrove Children's Centre
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU714722 (cross.taped.teeth)    Nearest Postcode: RG2 0BN    Site Information    Risk Assessment

Next task/event at this site is on 20th July

Econet/Friends of Waterloo Meadows task

Monday, 11th July

Online
Econet Meeting (AGM)
19:00 - 20:00

Wednesday, 13th July

Rushall Farm, Bradfield
Woodland management
10:00 - 14:30

Meeting Point: Black Barn, Rushall Manor Farm
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU5837272320 (acquaint.swinging.ties)    Nearest Postcode: RG7 6DL    Site Information    Risk Assessment

Directions: The Black Barn, Rushall Manor Farm is situated off Back Lane between Stanford Dingley and Bradfield; take the gravel track north off Back Lane to the west of Scratchface Lane.

Econet/CRoW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task

Monday, 18th July

Clayfield Copse, Caversham
Regular monthly task
10:00 - 12:30

Meeting Point: Car Park, Caversham Park Road
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU725767 (remain.hurt.chief)    Nearest Postcode: RG4 6AA    Site Information    LNR    Risk Assessment

Next task/event at this site is on 7th August

Econet/Friends of Clayfield Copse task

Wednesday, 20th July

Five a Day Market Garden, Englefield
Garden maintenance
10:00 - 14:30

Details to be confirmed.

Meeting Point: The Street, Englefield
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU625719 (learn.speak.alert)    Nearest Postcode: RG7 5ES    Site Information    Risk Assessment

Directions: The site is located in The Street, Englefield off the A340 Tidmarsh to Theale road, opposite Englefield Garden Centre.

Next task/event at this site is on 17th August

Econet/CRoW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task

Waterloo Meadows
Evening task
18:45 - 20:30

Meeting Point: Katesgrove Children's Centre
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU714722 (cross.taped.teeth)    Nearest Postcode: RG2 0BN    Site Information    Risk Assessment

Next task/event at this site is on 23rd July

Econet/Friends of Waterloo Meadows task

Saturday, 23rd July

Waterloo Meadows
Regular monthly task - Meadow haymaking
12:00 - 15:00

Meeting Point: Katesgrove Children's Centre
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU714722 (cross.taped.teeth)    Nearest Postcode: RG2 0BN    Site Information    Risk Assessment

Next task/event at this site is on 3rd August

Econet/Friends of Waterloo Meadows task

Sunday, 24th July

McIlroy Park, Tilehurst
Regular monthly task
10:00 - 13:00

Meeting Point: Park Entrance, Pottery Road
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU678738 (gravy.edgy.races)    Nearest Postcode: RG30 6BW    Site Information    LNR    Risk Assessment

Directions: Meet at the park entrance at the junction of Pottery Road with Norcot Road opposite the Tyler's Rest public house. Do not use the Tyler's Rest car park as you will be charged.

Econet/Friends of McIlroy Park task

Wednesday, 27th July

Awaiting details
National Trust task
10:00 - 14:30

Econet/CRoW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task

Wednesday, 3rd August

Hosehill Lake, Theale
Path maintenance
10:00 - 14:30

Continuing the work from earlier in the year.

Meeting Point: Fox and Hounds Car Park
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU649698 (deep.blaze.shade)    Nearest Postcode: RG7 4BE    Site Information    LNR    Risk Assessment

Directions: Parking in the pub car park, site entrance opposite.

Next task/event at this site is on 7th September

Econet/CRoW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task

Waterloo Meadows
Evening task
18:45 - 20:30

Meeting Point: Katesgrove Children's Centre
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU714722 (cross.taped.teeth)    Nearest Postcode: RG2 0BN    Site Information    Risk Assessment

Next task/event at this site is on 17th August

Econet/Friends of Waterloo Meadows task

Sunday, 7th August

Clayfield Copse, Caversham
Regular monthly task
10:00 - 12:30

Meeting Point: Car Park, Caversham Park Road
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU725767 (remain.hurt.chief)    Nearest Postcode: RG4 6AA    Site Information    LNR    Risk Assessment

Next task/event at this site is on 15th August

Econet/Friends of Clayfield Copse task

Wednesday, 10th August

McIlroy Park, Tilehurst
Scrub clearance
10:00 - 14:30

Meeting Point: Park Entrance, Pottery Road
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU678738 (gravy.edgy.races)    Nearest Postcode: RG30 6BW    Site Information    LNR    Risk Assessment

Directions: Meet at the park entrance at the junction of Pottery Road with Norcot Road opposite the Tyler's Rest public house. Do not use the Tyler's Rest car park as you will be charged.

Next task/event at this site is on 25th September

Econet/CRoW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task

Monday, 15th August

Clayfield Copse, Caversham
Regular monthly task
10:00 - 12:30

Meeting Point: Car Park, Caversham Park Road
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU725767 (remain.hurt.chief)    Nearest Postcode: RG4 6AA    Site Information    LNR    Risk Assessment

Next task/event at this site is on 4th September

Econet/Friends of Clayfield Copse task

Wednesday, 17th August

Five a Day Market Garden, Englefield
Garden maintenance
10:00 - 14:30

Details to be confirmed.

Meeting Point: The Street, Englefield
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU625719 (learn.speak.alert)    Nearest Postcode: RG7 5ES    Site Information    Risk Assessment

Directions: The site is located in The Street, Englefield off the A340 Tidmarsh to Theale road, opposite Englefield Garden Centre.

Next task/event at this site is on 21st September

Econet/CRoW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task

Waterloo Meadows
Evening task
18:45 - 20:30

Meeting Point: Katesgrove Children's Centre
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU714722 (cross.taped.teeth)    Nearest Postcode: RG2 0BN    Site Information    Risk Assessment

Next task/event at this site is on 20th August

Econet/Friends of Waterloo Meadows task

Saturday, 20th August

Waterloo Meadows
Regular monthly task - Pond maintenance
12:00 - 15:00

Meeting Point: Katesgrove Children's Centre
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU714722 (cross.taped.teeth)    Nearest Postcode: RG2 0BN    Site Information    Risk Assessment

Next task/event at this site is on 31st August

Econet/Friends of Waterloo Meadows task

Wednesday, 24th August

Twyford Woodland
Laurel clearance and dead hedging
10:00 - 14:30

Meeting Point: To be confirmed
Risk Assessment

Econet/CRoW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task

Wednesday, 31st August

Task to be arranged
10:00 - 14:30

Proposed task, details to be confirmed.

Econet/CRoW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task

Waterloo Meadows
Evening task
18:45 - 20:30

Meeting Point: Katesgrove Children's Centre
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU714722 (cross.taped.teeth)    Nearest Postcode: RG2 0BN    Site Information    Risk Assessment

Next task/event at this site is on 14th September

Econet/Friends of Waterloo Meadows task

Sunday, 4th September

Clayfield Copse, Caversham
Regular monthly task
10:00 - 12:30

Meeting Point: Car Park, Caversham Park Road
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU725767 (remain.hurt.chief)    Nearest Postcode: RG4 6AA    Site Information    LNR    Risk Assessment

Next task/event at this site is on 17th September

Econet/Friends of Clayfield Copse task

Wednesday, 7th September

Hosehill Lake, Theale
Scrub clearance
10:00 - 14:30

Clearing summer's vegetation from the Butterfly Bank

Meeting Point: Fox and Hounds Car Park
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU649698 (deep.blaze.shade)    Nearest Postcode: RG7 4BE    Site Information    LNR    Risk Assessment

Directions: Parking in the pub car park, site entrance opposite.

Econet/CRoW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task

Wednesday, 14th September

Awaiting details
National Trust task
10:00 - 14:30

Econet/CRoW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task

Waterloo Meadows
Evening task
18:45 - 20:30

Meeting Point: Katesgrove Children's Centre
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU714722 (cross.taped.teeth)    Nearest Postcode: RG2 0BN    Site Information    Risk Assessment

Next task/event at this site is on 17th September

Econet/Friends of Waterloo Meadows task

Saturday, 17th September

Mapledurham Playing Fields
Regular monthly task
10:00 - 12:30

Meeting Point: Community Orchard
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU700755 (skirt.thin.scope)    Nearest Postcode: RG4 7DS    Site Information   

Directions: The community orchard is located near the Chazey Road entrance (which is immediately to the right as you enter Chazey Road from St Peter's Avenue).

Proposed task, details to be confirmed.

Next task/event at this site is on 15th October

Econet/Friends of Mapledurham Playing Felds task

Waterloo Meadows
Regular monthly task - Bird and bat box maintenance
12:00 - 15:00

Meeting Point: Katesgrove Children's Centre
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU714722 (cross.taped.teeth)    Nearest Postcode: RG2 0BN    Site Information    Risk Assessment

Next task/event at this site is on 22nd October

Econet/Friends of Waterloo Meadows task

Clayfield Copse, Caversham
Bat and Moth Evening
19:15 - 21:30

Location: Car Park, Caversham Park Road
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU725767 (remain.hurt.chief)    Nearest Postcode: RG4 6AA    Site Information    LNR    Risk Assessment

Next task/event at this site is on 19th September

Econet/Friends of Clayfield Copse event

Monday, 19th September

Clayfield Copse, Caversham
Regular monthly task
10:00 - 12:30

Meeting Point: Car Park, Caversham Park Road
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU725767 (remain.hurt.chief)    Nearest Postcode: RG4 6AA    Site Information    LNR    Risk Assessment

Next task/event at this site is on 2nd October

Econet/Friends of Clayfield Copse task

Wednesday, 21st September

Five a Day Market Garden, Englefield
Garden maintenance
10:00 - 14:30

Details to be confirmed.

Meeting Point: The Street, Englefield
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU625719 (learn.speak.alert)    Nearest Postcode: RG7 5ES    Site Information    Risk Assessment

Directions: The site is located in The Street, Englefield off the A340 Tidmarsh to Theale road, opposite Englefield Garden Centre.

Next task/event at this site is on 19th October

Econet/CRoW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task

Sunday, 25th September

McIlroy Park, Tilehurst
Regular monthly task
10:00 - 13:00

Meeting Point: Park Entrance, Pottery Road
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU678738 (gravy.edgy.races)    Nearest Postcode: RG30 6BW    Site Information    LNR    Risk Assessment

Directions: Meet at the park entrance at the junction of Pottery Road with Norcot Road opposite the Tyler's Rest public house. Do not use the Tyler's Rest car park as you will be charged.

Next task/event at this site is on 28th September

Econet/Friends of McIlroy Park task

Wednesday, 28th September

McIlroy Park, Tilehurst
Scrub clearance
10:00 - 14:30

Meeting Point: Park Entrance, Pottery Road
Map: Google    Map Ref: SU678738 (gravy.edgy.races)    Nearest Postcode: RG30 6BW    Site Information    LNR    Risk Assessment

Directions: Meet at the park entrance at the junction of Pottery Road with Norcot Road opposite the Tyler's Rest public house. Do not use the Tyler's Rest car park as you will be charged.

Next task/event at this site is on 23rd October

Econet/CRoW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task

Our programme for the coming weeks will be published shortly.

Advanced Notice

Saturday, 3rd December

Caversham Court
Christmas Sale
09:30 - 13:00

Date to be confirmed.

Map: Google    Map Ref: SU710748 (noon.wizard.robot)    Nearest Postcode: RG4 7AD    Site Information   

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Last Updated: 29 June 2022 8:55