Tame Valley Blog

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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#TameYouth – Volunteering Opportunities
 Join TameYouth!   TameYouth is for young people (16-25) in the area who are keen on the outdoors, want to learn new skills, or meet new people! We meet on the 2nd Saturday and 4th Tuesday of each month, and combine practical work with a social aspect. This is a
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Spring Walk
Enjoy a Spring Walk!   Copyright – Andy Hay (rspb-images.com) Join a guided walk through Ladywalk Nature Reserve, and enjoy its spring spectacle: warblers and songbirds, wildflowers, butterflies… This reserve is usually only open to West Midlands Bird Club members, this is your opportunity to discover it! When: Sunday 28th
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Access Audit Training
Help make our landscape more accessible to all! Tame Valley Wetlands and Walk Unlimited are offering a training course on Access Audits for Countryside Sites. This will include: The different needs of different people. Access audits aren’t just about people with impaired mobility. How people find out about sites, what information
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Hedgehog Ecology and Management for Practitioners
Hedgehogs need YOUR help!     Tame Valley Wetlands are extremely pleased to offer you the chance of attending a one-day course for land managers and consultants to help our hedgehogs by managing greenspaces in the UK with the People’s Trust for Endangered Species. They are a UK Biodiversity Action
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Bird Identification Course
Calling all Bird Lovers! Join us at our Hams Hall office for a day discovering and learning how to identify local birds! Tame Valley Wetlands and BTO are running two Bird Identification courses 3rd May and 18th May, led by Ed Drewitt. These courses are available at a reduced price
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Update on Kingsbury’s Community Wetland Project
Work on Kingsbury’s Community Wetland began in February 2016, led by Warwickshire Wildlife Trust in partnership with Warwickshire County Council and the Country Parks Team. The project is part of the Tame Valley Wetlands Scheme and funded by Biffa Award, the Environment Agency, the Heritage Lottery Fund and the Howard
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