The new Mendip Hills AONB Volunteer Group contributed to celebrating the ‘European Day of Parks’ that takes place each year on 24th May. This year, as it is also the ‘European year of volunteering’ the theme for the events organised in protected landscapes across Europe was ‘Volunteering, Nature needs you’.
The Mendip Hills Volunteer group spent the day clearing overhanging vegetation along a large section of bridleway on Black Down. The work will allow…Continue
The Mendip Hills AONB Unit is recruiting 15 young people between the ages of 11 to 14 to join its new two-year Young Ranger programme starting this September.
The scheme provides a fantastic opportunity to find out about protected landscapes through a variety of activities that take them out and about in the Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB).
The Young Rangers meet one Saturday per month (except August and December) and have an overnight camp each…Continue