Econet Programme - November 2016 Wednesday
2nd November Paices Wood Country Park, Aldermaston   
Coppicing
10:00 - 15:00

Meeting Point: Main 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 Main Car Park.

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Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task      Next task/event at this site is on 28th December Sunday
6th November 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

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Econet/Friends of Clayfield Copse task      Next task/event at this site is on 4th December Wednesday
9th November Fobney Island Wetland Nature Reserve   
Path and scrub 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.

*** Change to previously advertised information.

Wellies recommended as we may also be removing some Reedmace (Typha)

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Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task       Wednesday
16th November 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'.

The priority will be clearing along the line of the hedge in preparation for starting laying.

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Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task      Next task/event at this site is on 14th December Saturday
19th November 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).

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Econet/Friends of Mapledurham Playing Felds task      Next task/event at this site is on 17th December   Waterloo Meadows   
Regular monthly task - Small Tree and Shrub clearance
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

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Econet/Friends of Waterloo Meadows task      Next task/event at this site is on 21st January Wednesday
23rd November Wokefield Common   
Pond maintenance
10:00 - 15:00

Meeting Point: Car Park
Maps: Bing Google Streetmap   Map Ref: SU653661   Nearest Postcode: RG7 3FL   Site Information   Risk Assessment

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

Wellies recommended!

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Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task       Sunday
27th November 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.

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Econet/Friends of McIlroy Park task      Next task/event at this site is on 22nd January Wednesday
30th November 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

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Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task      Next task/event at this site is on 1st February Econet Programme - December 2016 Sunday
4th December 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

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Econet/Friends of Clayfield Copse task      Next task/event at this site is on 1st January Wednesday
7th December Barefoot's Copse, Tilehurst    New Site
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.

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Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task      Next task/event at this site is on 1st March Friday
9th December Site to be advised   
Christmas tree harvest
10:00 - 14:00

*** Task not on usual task day. Change to usual task time.

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Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task       Saturday
10th December Caversham Court   
Christmas Tree Sale
09:30 - 13:30

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

Econet event      Next task/event at this site is on 22nd April Wednesday
14th December 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'.

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Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task      Next task/event at this site is on 8th March Saturday
17th December 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 21st January Wednesday
21st December Hosehill Nature Reserve, Theale   
Scrub 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.

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Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task      Next task/event at this site is on 25th January Wednesday
28th December Paices Wood Country Park, Aldermaston   
Scrub 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.

As in previous years we have invited the West Berkshire Conservation Volunteers to join us for this opportunity to work off the previous days' excesses.

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Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task      Next task/event at this site is on 18th January Econet Programme - January 2017 Sunday
1st January 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

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Econet/Friends of Clayfield Copse task      Next task/event at this site is on 5th February Wednesday
4th January 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.

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Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task      Next task/event at this site is on 15th February Wednesday
11th January Rushall Farm, Bradfield   
Coppicing
10:00 - 15:00

Meeting Point: Black Barn, Rushall Manor Farm
Maps: Bing Google Streetmap   Map Ref: SU583723    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.

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Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task       Wednesday
18th January Paices Wood Country Park, Aldermaston   
Coppicing
10:00 - 15:00

Meeting Point: Main 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 Main Car Park.

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Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task       Saturday
21st January 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 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

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Econet/Friends of Waterloo Meadows task      Next task/event at this site is on 18th February Sunday
22nd January 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 February Wednesday
25th January Hosehill Nature Reserve, Theale   
Scrub 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.

General Information & Contacts

Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task       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

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Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task       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

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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

General Information & Contacts

Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task      Next task/event at this site is on 22nd February Wednesday
15th 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.

General Information & Contacts

Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task       Saturday
18th 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).

General Information & Contacts

Econet/Friends of Mapledurham Playing Felds task      Next task/event at this site is on 18th March   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

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Econet/Friends of Waterloo Meadows task      Next task/event at this site is on 4th March Wednesday
22nd 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

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Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task       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 Econet Programme - March 2017 Wednesday
1st March 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.

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Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task       Saturday
4th March Waterloo Meadows   
Regular monthly task - RESCUE (Litter pick)
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

*** Proposed Task, details to be confirmed.

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Econet/Friends of Waterloo Meadows task       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       Wednesday
15th March Task to be arranged   
10:00 - 15:00

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 Task to be arranged   
10:00 - 15:00

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 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: 27 November 2016