Tame Valley Blog

NCS Tamworth’s battle with balsam!
A team of 16-17 year-olds from Tamworth’s National Citizen Service (NCS), led by UpRising Birmingham, have given over 300 hours of their time to volunteer with the Tame Valley Wetlands Landscape Partnership Scheme at Tameside Local Nature Reserve (LNR) in Tamworth.   Three days of practical conservation at Tameside LNR
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A ‘buzzing’ day at Kingsbury Water Park!
Kingsbury Water Park buzzes in the sunshine! On a hot, sunny, somewhat breezy day, visitors to Kingsbury Water Park enjoyed a range of fun activities with the theme of bees and their importance in the natural world last Sunday. Mark Hunt, Ian and Katy Kapsis of the Nuneaton and Atherstone
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TVW Newsletter Issue 2!
  Click here for the latest updates and information that’s happening in the Tame Valley Wetlands!
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Fun Work Experience Week!
Steven Reilly’s account of his work experience week with the TVW team: From the 27th of June to the 1st of July I experienced working for the ‘Tame Valley Wetlands Landscape Partnership Scheme’. On the first day I saw the different work that the team did in order to make a
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TameFest 2016 Success!
Tame Valley Wetlands has celebrated its local heritage with the annual TameFest event, hosted this year at Kingsbury Water Park.
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#VolunteersWeek
Volunteering This week we’ve celebrated volunteering and encouraged people to join in. Volunteering is an essential asset to any charity, movement or local group as without it, many of these amazing organisations may not have been here today!  Not only does volunteering help organisations but people as well. Volunteers usually
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TameFest Raffle Winner…
We are pleased to announce that the winner of the TameFest Raffle 2016 is Green 107 (AD979675). To claim your prize, please email us at events@tamevalleywetlands.co.uk.
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Join in the fun at TameFest – Sat 28 May!
Please click here for more information on TameFest 2016 !
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Throwback Thursday – Lea Ford Cottage
The History of Lea Ford Cottage   Seen as it’s a Thursday, we’ve decided to do a throwback and what better throwback to do than our 17th Century Lea Ford Cottage? <— Click on the link for information!                       The old
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John Muir Award Opportunities
John Muir Award! Is your youth group looking for a new challenge? The John Muir Award is a great way for groups to gain confidence in their planning and project skills at the same time as reaping all the benefits of spending time outdoors! The John Muir Award is a
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