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Wittenham Clumps Under Threat Says Earth Trust

Wittenham Clumps would be damaged if a new link road to the proposed Oxford-Cambridge expressway is built, says the Earth Trust.  The charity which manages the Clumps, Little Wittenham Wood, surrounding farm land and forestry, says one of the three … Continue reading

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Calling All Responsible Dog Walkers

A message from Earth Trust. Earth Trust has an amazing site right on your doorstep – 500 hectares of grassland, arable and woodland, including the Wittenham Clumps, Neptune Wood and the River of Life. One of the reasons the site … Continue reading

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Earth Trust Meadow Closure

The permissive footpath through the Earth Trust meadow near Neptune Wood will be closed for approximately six weeks from Monday 7th August. This meadow supports an abundance of wildflowers and associated wildlife; grazing with sheep and cattle at certain times … Continue reading

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Neptune Wood Car Park Resurfacing

The Neptune Wood car park is currently closed for resurfacing.  The work started on Monday 31st July and should take approximately two weeks.  Neptune Wood will still be accessible via the footpaths from Long Wittenham, Little Wittenham and the Earth … Continue reading

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Neptune Wood and surrounds – a community greenspace

Would you be interested in contributing your ideas on making Neptune Wood and its surrounds an even more appealing place for families, and for people walking dogs? The Earth Trust owns Neptune Wood and the surrounding area.  Recent survey work … Continue reading

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Bonfire Boost For Charities

Six organisations shared in the £1,200 profit made from the annual Long Wittenham bonfire and fireworks night on 5th November. The event – organised by the parish council and supported by Wittenham Warriors – attracted more than 400 people to … Continue reading

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Earth Trust Plans

Plans for a £5m expansion of the Earth Trust’s facilities at Hill Farm at Little Wittenham have received a positive response from Long Wittenham Parish Council even though the development could generate an extra 1,000 vehicles a week passing through … Continue reading

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Earth Trust Planning Application

The consultation period for the Earth Trust’s planning application for major changes to their site at Sires Hill is underway.  The plans include the creation of a new access track from Sires Hill and the formation of new car parking … Continue reading

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Earth Trust Exhibition Reminder

Don’t forget that the Earth Trust’s exhibition of their proposals to improve visitor facilities is open today and for the next week in the Fison Barn at the centre. Opening times: Wednesday 1st June, 9am-1pm Thursday 2nd June, 7am-1pm Friday … Continue reading

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Earth Trust Centre – Public Exhibition

Would you like to find out about plans to improve the visitor facilities at the Earth Trust Centre?  An informal exhibition will be held in The Fison Barn at the centre from Wednesday 1st to Wednesday 8th June 2016.  All … Continue reading

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