15th December 2017
A team of dedicated volunteers have been improving the landscape of the Tame Valley Wetlands for wildlife and people, totalling 7,009 hours of volunteering since 2015. “Tameforce” is a group of volunteers carrying out environmental conservation and countryside access work as
17th November 2017
In just 4 hours we removed 10 bags of rubbish from 30m of stream. Read more about what we found.
6th November 2017
Tame Valley Wetlands are extremely grateful for help by six volunteers from Keir Services who transformed a dark, enclosed pathway to be more open and accessible at Borrowpit Lake, Tamworth.
24th October 2017
If you have driven along the Kingsbury Road through Curdworth village you may have noticed some work happening at the King George V Playing Fields. Read more to find out what we are up to...
3rd October 2017
Tame Valley Wetlands Landscape Partnership is working with CABI scientists and Partners to introduce a new control method for Himalayan balsam, a non-native plant species that is negatively impacting the river corridor and its associated wetland habitats.
11th August 2017
Two new circular walks leaflets have been produced by Tame Valley Wetlands Landscape Partnership with funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund and Tesco's Bags of Help scheme.
19th July 2017
Kingsbury Water Park's, Community Wetland is teaming with wildlife after 612 species were recorded throughout a 24 hour BioBlitz, hosted by the Tame Valley Wetlands Landscape Partnership Scheme (TVWLPS).
18th July 2017
The Tame Valley Wetlands team invited local community groups, councillors, partners and volunteers to an evening of celebration on 13th July.
12th June 2017
The community came together to celebrate the landscape and heritage of the Tame Valley Wetlands for the third year in a row at TameFest 2017 on Saturday 27th May. The bank holiday weekend event saw approximately 2,500 people at Tamworth Castle Grounds,
9th May 2017
As part of the Tame Valley Wetlands Landscape Partnership Scheme, the Kingsbury Water Park's visitor centre is getting an £80,000 makeover and will be rebranded as “The Gateway to the Tame Valley Wetlands”.
28th April 2017
The BBC’s most popular rural show visits North Warwickshire in search of Britain’s fastest declining mammal, the water vole, discovering the hidden landscape of the Tame Valley Wetlands on their way.
23rd March 2017
Since May 2015, Tame Valley Wetlands Landscape Partnership Scheme has engaged with over 2,500 children from 31 different schools across Birmingham, North Warwickshire and Tamworth.
Latest stories from the Tame Valley Wetlands…
- Tameforce volunteers donate over 7,000 hours since 2015
- On your bikes! Pedal-powered Christmas cinema pops up in historic Hall
- Work on the willows continues at Borrowpit Lake
- Start of the 'big' stream clean up at Borrowpit Lake
- Pathway improvements at Borrowpit Lake
- Curdworth hedge receives heritage makeover
- Mini-beast hotels
- Quotes requested for the production of films
- Quotes requested for the creation of animated film
- Himalayan balsam meets its match!
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