Econet Programme - February 2017 Wednesday
1st February Lavell's Lake, Hurst   
Hedgelaying
10:00 - 15:00

Meeting Point: Sandford Lane Car Park
Maps: Bing Google Streetmap   Map Ref: SU786726   Nearest Postcode: RG10 0SU   Site Information   Risk Assessment

General Information & Contacts

Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task      Next task/event at this site is on 15th March Sunday
5th February Clayfield Copse, Caversham   
Regular monthly task
10:00 - 13:00

Meeting Point: Car Park, Caversham Park Road
Maps: Bing Google Streetmap   Map Ref: SU725767   Nearest Postcode: RG4 6AA   Site Information   Risk Assessment

General Information & Contacts

Econet/Friends of Clayfield Copse task      Next task/event at this site is on 5th March Wednesday
8th February Padworth Common   
Scrub clearance
10:00 - 15:00

Meeting Point: Car Park, Rectory Road
Maps: Bing Google Streetmap   Map Ref: SU619647   Nearest Postcode: RG7 4JB   Site Information   Risk Assessment

Directions: Car park is off Rectory Road near junction with Baughurst Road and Reading Road

Wellies recommended.

General Information & Contacts

Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task       Wednesday
15th February Barefoot's Copse, Tilehurst   
Coppicing
10:00 - 15:00

Meeting Point: Vicarage Wood Way
Maps: Bing Google Streetmap   Map Ref: SU657744   Nearest Postcode: RG31 6ZX   Risk Assessment

Directions: Small parking area by No 14 is next to entrance to Copse.

*** Change to previously advertised information.

General Information & Contacts

Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task       Saturday
18th February Waterloo Meadows   
Regular monthly task
10:00 - 13:00

Meeting Point: Katesgrove Children's Centre
Maps: Bing Google Streetmap   Map Ref: SU714722   Nearest Postcode: RG2 0BN   Site Information   Risk Assessment

General Information & Contacts

Econet/Friends of Waterloo Meadows task      Next task/event at this site is on 11th March Wednesday
22nd February Kings Meadow   
Willow harvest
10:00 - 15:00

Meeting Point: Napier Road
Maps: Bing Google Streetmap   Map Ref: SU723738   Nearest Postcode: RG1 8AB   Site Information   Risk Assessment

Directions: Meet at site entrance off Napier Road (the road leading to Tesco's) next to the 'blue' apartments.

*** Change to previously advertised information.

General Information & Contacts

Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task       Saturday
25th February Mapledurham Playing Fields   
Regular monthly task
09:30 - 13:00

Meeting Point: Community Orchard
Maps: Bing Google Streetmap   Map Ref: SU700755   Nearest Postcode: RG4 7DS   Site Information   Risk Assessment

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).

*** Change to previously advertised information. Task not on usual task day.

General Information & Contacts

Econet/Friends of Mapledurham Playing Felds task      Next task/event at this site is on 18th March Sunday
26th February McIlroy Park, Tilehurst   
Regular monthly task
10:00 - 13:00

Meeting Point: "The Bench"
Maps: Bing Google Streetmap   Map Ref: SU678742   Nearest Postcode: RG30 6XJ   Site Information   Risk Assessment

Directions: Meet at the bench overlooking Thirlmere Avenue towards the centre of the grassland area. Note: Do not use the Tyler's Rest car park as you will be charged.

Please call Chris on (0118) 941 7818 if you intend joining this task so we can insure there are sufficient tools and if you are unfamiliar with the site, arrange for you to be met.

General Information & Contacts

Econet/Friends of McIlroy Park task      Next task/event at this site is on 26th March Tuesday
28th February Padworth Common   
Scrub clearance
10:00 - 15:00

Meeting Point: Car Park, Rectory Road
Maps: Bing Google Streetmap   Map Ref: SU619647   Nearest Postcode: RG7 4JB   Site Information   Risk Assessment

Directions: Car park is off Rectory Road near junction with Baughurst Road and Reading Road

*** Change to previously advertised information. Task not on usual task day.

Wellies recommended.

General Information & Contacts

Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task       Econet Programme - March 2017 Sunday
5th March Clayfield Copse, Caversham   
Regular monthly task
10:00 - 13:00

Meeting Point: Car Park, Caversham Park Road
Maps: Bing Google Streetmap   Map Ref: SU725767   Nearest Postcode: RG4 6AA   Site Information   Risk Assessment

General Information & Contacts

Econet/Friends of Clayfield Copse task      Next task/event at this site is on 2nd April Wednesday
8th March Wolf Conservation Trust, Beenham   
Hedgelaying
10:00 - 15:00

Meeting Point: Car Park
Maps: Bing Google Streetmap   Map Ref: SU589692   Nearest Postcode: RG7 5ND   Site Information   Risk Assessment

Directions: Road leading to site is signed 'Butlers Farm'.

General Information & Contacts

Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task       Saturday
11th March Waterloo Meadows   
Regular monthly task - RESCUE (Litter pick)
10:00 - 14:00

Meeting Point: Katesgrove Children's Centre
Maps: Bing Google Streetmap   Map Ref: SU714722   Nearest Postcode: RG2 0BN   Site Information   Risk Assessment

*** Change to previously advertised information. Task not on usual task day. Full day task.

General Information & Contacts

Econet/Friends of Waterloo Meadows task       Wednesday
15th March Lavell's Lake, Hurst   
Hedgelaying
10:00 - 15:00

Meeting Point: Sandford Lane Car Park
Maps: Bing Google Streetmap   Map Ref: SU786726   Nearest Postcode: RG10 0SU   Site Information   Risk Assessment

General Information & Contacts

Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task       Saturday
18th March Mapledurham Playing Fields   
Regular monthly task
09:30 - 13:00

Meeting Point: Community Orchard
Maps: Bing Google Streetmap   Map Ref: SU700755   Nearest Postcode: RG4 7DS   Site Information   Risk Assessment

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).

General Information & Contacts

Econet/Friends of Mapledurham Playing Felds task      Next task/event at this site is on 15th April Wednesday
22nd March Fobney Island Wetland Nature Reserve   
Typha (reedmace) clearance
10:00 - 15:00

Meeting Point: Car Park
Maps: Bing Google Streetmap   Map Ref: SU705710   Nearest Postcode: RG2 0RP   Risk Assessment

Directions: The site is located near the Civic Amenity (recycling) site. From Island Road turn right into the lane opposite the Civic Amenity site entrance, we will meet in the parking area just before the bridge.

Wellies recommended.

General Information & Contacts

Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task       Sunday
26th March McIlroy Park, Tilehurst   
Regular monthly task
10:00 - 13:00

Meeting Point: "The Bench"
Maps: Bing Google Streetmap   Map Ref: SU678742   Nearest Postcode: RG30 6XJ   Site Information   Risk Assessment

Directions: Meet at the bench overlooking Thirlmere Avenue towards the centre of the grassland area. Note: Do not use the Tyler's Rest car park as you will be charged.

Please call Chris on (0118) 941 7818 if you intend joining this task so we can insure there are sufficient tools and if you are unfamiliar with the site, arrange for you to be met.

General Information & Contacts

Econet/Friends of McIlroy Park task      Next task/event at this site is on 23rd April Wednesday
29th March Hosehill Nature Reserve, Theale   
Brash clearance
10:00 - 15:00

Meeting Point: Fox and Hounds
Maps: Bing Google Streetmap   Map Ref: SU650697    Nearest Postcode: RG7 4BE   Site Information   Risk Assessment

Directions: Meet at the site entrance opposite the Fox and Hounds public house. Parking in the pub car park.

*** Proposed task, details to be confirmed.

General Information & Contacts

Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task       Econet Programme - April 2017 Sunday
2nd April Clayfield Copse, Caversham   
Regular monthly task
10:00 - 13:00

Meeting Point: Car Park, Caversham Park Road
Maps: Bing Google Streetmap   Map Ref: SU725767   Nearest Postcode: RG4 6AA   Site Information   Risk Assessment

General Information & Contacts

Econet/Friends of Clayfield Copse task      Next task/event at this site is on 3rd May Wednesday
5th April Furze Plat, Emmer Green   
Coppicing
10:00 - 15:00

Meeting Point: Tradegar Road
Maps: Bing Google Streetmap   Map Ref: SU710765   Nearest Postcode: RG1 3EJ   Site Information   Risk Assessment

Directions: Furze Plat is located on Tredegar Road, Emmer Green

General Information & Contacts

Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task       Wednesday
12th April Paices Wood Country Park, Aldermaston   
Brash clearance
10:00 - 15:00

Meeting Point: Top Car Park
Maps: Bing Google Streetmap   Map Ref: SU586638   Nearest Postcode: RG7 4PW   Site Information   Risk Assessment

Directions: The site entrance is off the A340 south of Aldermaston, near Youngs Industrial Estate. Follow signs to Top Car Park.

*** Proposed task, details to be confirmed.

General Information & Contacts

Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task       Saturday
15th April Mapledurham Playing Fields   
Regular monthly task
09:30 - 13:00

Meeting Point: Community Orchard
Maps: Bing Google Streetmap   Map Ref: SU700755   Nearest Postcode: RG4 7DS   Site Information   Risk Assessment

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).

General Information & Contacts

Econet/Friends of Mapledurham Playing Felds task      Next task/event at this site is on 16th September Wednesday
19th April Lough Down (NT), Streatley   
To be advised
10:00 - 15:00

Meeting Point: Lardon Chase Car Park
Maps: Bing Google Streetmap   Map Ref: SU583806   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.

Awaiting details of task and location

General Information & Contacts

Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task      Next task/event at this site is on 19th July Saturday
22nd April Caversham Court   
Bean Pole Day
10:00 - 15:00

Maps: Bing Google Streetmap   Map Ref: SU710748   Nearest Postcode: RG4 7AD   Site Information   Risk Assessment

Promoting local woodland products and wildlife friendly gardening.

Econet event      Next task/event at this site is on 9th December Sunday
23rd April McIlroy Park, Tilehurst   
Regular monthly task
10:00 - 13:00

Meeting Point: "The Bench"
Maps: Bing Google Streetmap   Map Ref: SU678742   Nearest Postcode: RG30 6XJ   Site Information   Risk Assessment

Directions: Meet at the bench overlooking Thirlmere Avenue towards the centre of the grassland area. Note: Do not use the Tyler's Rest car park as you will be charged.

Please call Chris on (0118) 941 7818 if you intend joining this task so we can insure there are sufficient tools and if you are unfamiliar with the site, arrange for you to be met.

General Information & Contacts

Econet/Friends of McIlroy Park task      Next task/event at this site is on 28th May Wednesday
26th April Task to be arranged   
10:00 - 15:00

General Information & Contacts

Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task       Our programme for the coming weeks will be published shortly.

Last Updated: 25 February 2017