Tame Valley Wetlands worked with the Community Environmental Trust to enhance an outdoor space at St. Gerards Primary School in Castle Vale.Read more.
Quotes requested for the production of films
TVWLPS is seeking to commission a series of promotional films for its circular and long distance walks in the Tame Valley, a short documentary celebrating the work of the Heritage Lottery Funded project, and a short promotional film advertising the Tame Valley Wetlands’ landscape.. TVWLP is seeking to commission: 10Read more.
Quotes requested for the creation of animated film
TVWLPS is seeking to commission a short animated film to illustrate the story and importance of the Tame Valley from prehistory through to the present day. The animation should be around 3 – 5 minutes in length and should tell the story of the valley in an engaging way. TheRead more.
Himalayan balsam meets its match!
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.Read more.
Lights, camera, wildlife, action!
If you had the opportunity to film your experiences in the Tame Valley Wetlands, what would they include? Walks? Wildlife? History? All this and more was the focus of a documentary made by young people in the Tame Valley Wetlands over the summer holiday. With the help of local filmRead more.
New Gnomes and Toy Trains
This is a story of generosity, of kindness and of garden gnomes. You may remember the great ‘Gnome Massacre’ at Echills Wood Railway in Kingsbury Water Park earlier this year, where dozens of gnomes that had been donated over the years were smashed overnight by vandals. Well, one Tamworth basedRead more.
Friends of Tame Valley Wetlands launch meeting
The Friends of Tame Valley Wetlands will represent the local communities in the Tame Valley Wetlands Landscape Partnership (TVWLP) and feed back to the TVWLP board.Read more.
Apprentice Blog: Goodbye Tame Valley Wetlands
25.08.17 Today is my last day as a marketing apprentice for the Tame Valley Wetlands. I have enjoyed every moment of my journey over the last 17 months and I am forever grateful for all the support that I have been given. I have learnt so much by being hereRead more.
National Citizen Service participants lend a helping hand!
Over the summer, almost 100 young people on the National Citizen Service (NCS) gave their time to help out on Local Nature Reserves around Tamworth.Read more.
Project Update: New Circular Walks
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.Read more.