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Each site has the initials of the managing organisation in square brackets after the name. The initials are:
WWT - Wiltshire Wildlife Trust, WT - Woodland Trust, NT - National Trust, NE - Natural England

Click on the site name to see details of the site. Click on the meeting point to see it on a map.

 
1 RAVENSROOST WOOD [WWT] - Malmesbury
Activity Woodland management
Meeting Place SU023877   SN16 9RN
The car park at the southern side of the wood.
Leader Richard Aisbitt 01793 694680
Dates A 18th October   B 15th November   C 20th December     
 
2 THE FIRS [WWT] - Royal Wootton Bassett
Activity Woodland management
Meeting Place SU047864   SN5 0AJ
On the north side of Wood Lane running between the B4042 and B4606. Park on verge by the Entrance Gate.
Leader Richard Aisbitt 01793 694680
Dates A 6th December   
 
3 ECHO LODGE MEADOWS [WWT] - R. Wootton Bassett
Activity
Meeting Place SU039854   SN15 5EF
Car park is at the end of track (bridleway) off Wood Lane. Wood Lane runs between B4042 and B4696. The track is ½ mile from B4042, just after a small bridge.
Leader Richard Aisbitt 01793 694680
Dates A 13th December     
 
4 HAGBOURNE COPSE [WWT] - Swindon
Activity Woodland Management
Meeting Place SU105829   SN5 8YW
From M4 junction16 take A3102 towards Swindon. At 1st roundabout turn right into Ramsden Road. At next roundabout turn right into Frankland Road. Entrance located on right just before the T-junction. Some parking along Frankland Road.
Leader Richard Aisbitt 01793 694680
Dates A 25th October    
 
5 MORNINGSIDE MEADOWS [WWT] - R. Wootton Bassett
Activity
Meeting Place SU092819   SN4 BQR
From M4 junction16 take A3102 towards Royal Wooton Bassett. At the 1st roundabout turn left. At the next roundabout turn left. In about ¾ mile go over the railway bridge and the site entrance is 100 yards on the right.
Leader Richard Aisbitt 01793 694680
Dates A 20th September    
 
6 CLOUTS WOOD [WWT] - Wroughton
Activity Woodland management
Meeting Place SU135800   SN4 9NU
Meet at the lay-by on the A4361 Swindon to Avebury road just south of Wroughton. We will walk through the Markham Banks WWT reserve to reach the wood. The entrance track to Markham is 100m downhill from the lay-by.
Leader Richard Aisbitt 01793 694680
Dates A 4th October   B 1st November   C 29th November      
 
7 PENN WOOD [WWT] - Calne
Activity Path management
Meeting Place SU012728   SN11 8RU
From Calne town centre take Oxford road towards Swindon and turn right onto High Penn track (before the A3102 roundabout); from A3102 north of Calne, take the ‘Town Centre Only’ road at the roundabout, then turn left onto High Penn track, opposite the Tesco store, beside the new houses. Follow the track uphill to the car park.
Leader Richard Aisbitt 01793 694680
Dates A 11th October     
 
8 RAMSBURY MEADOWS [WWT] - Marlborough
Activity Scrub clearance
Meeting Place SU273714   SN8 2PD
Park in the High Street, Ramsbury. The reserve entrance is from the path on the left side of the Fire Station.
Leader Laurie Lovelace 01672 564399
Dates A 22nd November     
 
9 HAM HILL [WWT] - Hungerford
Activity Scrub clearance
Meeting Place SU334616   SN8 3RG
From the A338 Burbage to Hungerford road turn towards Shalbourne and Ham. Go through Ham heading south. The reserve is on the left side of the road around ¾ mile outside of the village. There should be room to park beside the reserve entrance; if not, there is more space at the top of the hill.
Leader Laurie Lovelace 01672 564399
Dates A 27th September     
 
10 JONES'S MILL [WWT] - Pewsey
Activity Wetland Management
Meeting Place SU170610   SN9 5JN
From Pewsey centre, take the High Street (B3087) towards Milton Lilbourne and Burbage. Outside of Pewsey, turn left down Dursden Lane, just before a white cottage. Cross over the railway bridge and reserve entrance is on left with a small parking area.
Leader Laurie Lovelace 01672 564399
Dates
 
11 BISS WOOD [WWT] - Trowbridge
Activity Woodland Management
Meeting Place ST880566   BA14 6DH
The entrance is on the West side of the A350, ½ mile north of West Ashton and opposite Castle Lodge.
Leader Geoff Parsons 01225 774540
Dates No tasks after December 2020
 
12 GREEN LANE WOOD [WWT] - Trowbridge
Activity Woodland Management
Meeting Place ST882571   BA14 6DF
From A350 about half way between the Stony Gutter crossroads and West Ashton, opposite a layby, turn west into the lane to Armouracre Farm. Park at the end of the lane near the gate into the wood.
Leader Geoff Parsons 01225 774540
Dates A 8th November   
 
13 CLANGER WOOD [WT] - Yarnbrook
Activity Woodland management
Meeting Place ST873538   BA13 4LL
The entrance to the wood is on the A350, ¾ mile south of Yarnbrook roundabout. Meet at the main gate.
Leader Barbara Stiddard 01373 865060
Dates No tasks
 
14 BLACKMOOR COPSE [WWT] - Salisbury
Activity Woodland management
Meeting Place SU232289   SP5 1AF
Southeast of Farley, from the junction with Livery Road go ¼ mile along Ben Lane, the gate into the reserve is on the right. Go through the gate and follow the gravel track to the end.
Leader Rod Poynting 01722 322236
Dates A 3rd October      
 
15 COOMBE BISSETT DOWN [WWT] - Salisbury
Activity Scrub clearance
Meeting Place SU112257   SP5 4NA
From the A354 at Coombe Bissett turn south on to the Homington road. Turn right up Pennings Drove just before the Coombe Fellowship. The gate into the reserve is a short distance up the hill on the right.
Leader Rod Poynting 01722 322236
Dates A 17th October   B 14th November    
 
16 MIDDLETON DOWN [WWT] - Wilton
Activity Scrub clearance
Meeting Place SU041254   SP5 5DW
In Broad Chalke, turn down 'The Causeway' opposite the Queen's Head pub and the car park is 230 yards on the right, just after the bridge.
Leader Rod Poynting 01722 322236
Dates A 31st October   B 12th December   
 
17 PEPPERBOX HILL [NT] - Salisbury
Activity Scrub clearance
Meeting Place SU211248   SP5 3QL
Park in NT car park off A36 Salisbury to Southampton road, about 4 miles south of Salisbury.
Leader Rod Poynting 01722 322236
Dates              
 

Our Task Leaders

Richard Aisbitt Laurie Lovelace Jenny Amor Barbara Stiddard Geoff Parsons Rod Poynting Tony Luscombe
Richard Aisbitt Laurie Lovelace Jenny Amor Barbara Stiddard Geoff Parsons Rod Poynting Tony Luscombe