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This page was updated at 09:06 on 07Jul2020

Updates on expected weather etc will be added up to a week ahead of walks in this list and updated as the day approaches.

If you have suggestions for future walks please e mail me

 

Tuesday 7 July 2020 :  Old Winchester Hill walk

This walk is cancelled. 

Tuesday 14 July 2020 :  Hazleton Common walk

This walk will probably go ahead but numbers will be limited to 10.  Please phone or e mail to book a place

Location: Hazleton Common, Padnell Road, Cowplain., Waterlooville, Hampshire, PO8 8EB. Meet at the end of Padnell Road Cowplain PO8 8EB at 7 p.m.  Join this short flat walk round Hazleton Common looking for wild life and hopefully finding broad-leaved helleborine.  Dogs under effective control welcome. Suggested Donation £2. Leader John Goodspeed 078 1143 5252 or john@havantnature.net.

 

Tuesday 21 July 2020 : West Portsdown walk

This walk will probably go ahead but numbers will be limited to 10.  Please phone or e mail to book a place

Location: Portsdown West, James Callaghan Drive,, Portsmouth, PO17 6AR.  Meet in the layby off James Callaghan Drive Portsdown at 7 p.m.  We will be looking out for some of Portsdown's special wild flowers and if the sun shines butterflies.  There will be some steep slopes.   Dogs under effective control welcome. Suggested Donation £2. Leader John Goodspeed 078 1143 5252

September 26th:      Walk round Langstone Harbour

Join John Worley for a walk all the 13 mile way round Langstone Harbour.  Details to follow or from John Worley johnaworley@aol.com.

 

 

 


Work Parties

Portsdown Conservation Volunteers

There are work parties every Wednesday from 10:00 till 15:00 on Portsdown managing the area on the Site of Special Scientific Interest.  Meet at 10:00 at the East entrance of Fort Widley.  Tools, gloves and hot drinks are all provided but you will need to bring your lunch if you are staying to the end.  (You don't have to!)

There are also work parties on the third Sunday of the month.

Friends of Langstone Harbour

This group works roughly monthly usually towards the end of the month at various sites round the harbour.  Jobs include litter picking, scrub control and path clearance.  Details are available from John Goodspeed 7-10 days before the events.  We usually work from 9:00 to lunch time on Saturday mornings.  Gloves and tools are provided but you should bring any refreshments you need.  If you want to be added to the distribution list for information e mail John Goodspeed or write to him at 22 Hilltop Crescent Cosham PO6 1BD.

 

 


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