Managing your Land for Wildlife Morning – Event for Local Wildlife Site Owners

9.30 am to 1 pm Saturday 26th October, at Llandogo Memorial Village Hall A morning of wildlife talks and informal discussion for the owners of Local Wildlife Sites in Monmouthshire, organised by Gwent Wildlife Trust. Free. Members of Monmouthshire Meadows Group are also very welcome to attend. The morning is focused at Local Wildlife Site… Read More Managing your Land for Wildlife Morning – Event for Local Wildlife Site Owners

Conservation Grazing Seminar: 5th November

Following on from their sheep keeping courses in September and October,  Gwent Wildlife Trust are holding a seminar on Conservation Grazing on Tuesday 5th November at Pentwyn Farm, Penallt. 10am start. Cost £15 for GWT members £20 for Non members. Contact GWT for details and to book a place:  01600 740600 or  email The Trust owns and manages… Read More Conservation Grazing Seminar: 5th November

Bee Keeping Courses

Fancy having your own source of honey, or just owning bees for their environmental work? Monmouth-based charity Bees for Development is running training courses for bee keepers in September, at Ragman’s Lane Farm in the Forest of Dean. Sunday 15th September:  Bee friendly beekeeping with the Warré People’s hive – a Masterclass with David Heaf.  A… Read More Bee Keeping Courses

Summer Bioblitzes

Two bioblitz events coming up this summer, both at beautiful historic locations: Saturday 27th July:  Llanmelin Hill Fort near Shirenewton From 10 am onwards.  Meet at the small car park opposite Coombes Farm drive at ST464928 on the minor road running southwest from Shirenewton village towards Llanvair Discoed. Follow signs in through the wood to… Read More Summer Bioblitzes