Members will recall the two donations we gave to the towns hospital appeal in 2016 we are therefore delighted to report that Friends of Rowley Fields now features on the fundraising wall at the new building. Thank you to everyone who donated time, money and of course some memorable cakes!
On Saturday 12th August members and non-members took part in the night time Moth trapping evening in the fields. We are particularly grateful to David Brown (and team)- County Moth Recorder and national expert on British moths for the evening. Thirty one species were recorded: Gold Spot Lesser Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing Copper Underwing September Thorn […]
Please see the attached poster – a great opportunity to support the Warwickshire Wildlife Trust and help manage our local nature reserve. Volunteer for Wildlife Welcombe Hills poster
Once again we will be repeating our annual Bat Walk hosted by Warwickshire Bat Group on Friday 8th September starting at 7.30pm (meet at the gate in Maidenhead Road). Come along and enjoy an informative talk and walk and use one of the electronic Bat Detectors to detect your very own bat – it’s great […]
On Saturday 12th August, the Friends of Rowley Fields are hosting a Moth Evening the first of its kind in this part of Stratford and are delighted to announce that David Brown – County Moth Recorder and Moth Expert will be leading the evening. David has many years experience and regularly lectures on this fascinating […]
The Chairman’s Report to the Annual General Meeting held on Thursday 6th July 2017 at Welcombe Hills School. Dear Members, Thank you In June we celebrated our second anniversary as a group and I would like to start by thanking everyone for their continued support as members of Friends of Rowley Fields. In particular I […]
Members of FoRF enjoyed an interesting and highly informative Nature Walk on Saturday 13th May ably led by Mike Anderson. Thanks to Mike for yet another excellent walk this time focusing on trees and woodland. Here’s a few photos for those who couldn’t make it.
Join our resident expert – Mike Anderson on the first of this year’s Nature Walks. Mike has kindly offered to host a spring walk across the fields and hills. SATURDAY 13th May 2017 10am (approx 2 hours depending on weather) Meet at top of Maidenhead as usual Wear walking gear and appropriate clothing for the […]
Looking ahead to our AGM in July, and recognising our evolving role as a group. The Committee will be meeting to discuss plans for the AGM which this year may be a less formal meeting, combined with a social event in the fields. Most of the Committee members have remained unchanged and we would welcome […]
We still continue to welcome new members, if you know anyone who would be interested in joining and supporting our work please encourage them to join, if you haven’t joined yourself – please do .