Dear Members, we are going on a walk in Beacon Hill Wood on Sunday 15th October between 2-4pm to see what fungi might be on display. Please let the secretary / committee know if you’re coming. And please wear suitable footwear / clothing – wellies and waterproofs, etc. Please car share and we’re aiming to start at 2.00pm. Hope to see you soon.
Please come and say hello. We are in the Heritage Tent at the Mid Somerset Show, Shepton Mallet – Sunday 20th August.
The Woodland Trust have released the new Woodland Management Plan for Beacon Hill Wood, following consultation responses.
Dear Members and Friends, the Beacon Hill Society and Woodland Trust have met in the wood to discuss a practical work day involving removal of unwanted vegetation to protect earthworks. Please see link for a summary of the preliminary discussions.
Dear Members we have our next meeting on Weds 9th August starting at 7pm at the Somerset Earth Science Centre, Stoke St Michael. Please come along if you can. Please see attached a Draft Agenda – please let us know if you’d like anything added or amended. Thank you
Shepton Mallet Library – 11am- 12 midday – a talk by author Tobias Jones about Shepton Mallet’s Community Woodland.
For more information about the woodland see the web page here.
We are holding our 2017 AGM on Tuesday 25th April at the Somerset Earth Science Centre, starting at 7pm and this will be followed by a talk about the wood by Joe Middleton the Woodland Trust site manager for the South-West.
Please submit any items for the agenda by 11th April 2017 by e-mailing the Secretary at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please do come along. Tea and coffee will be provided. Looing forward to seeing you there.
Somerset Wildlife Trust are running coppicing events on Saturday 11th February & Sunday 12th March in which Society members may be interested. Details are available in the attached Mendip Coppicing Poster 2017.
The next Beacon Hill Society Meeting will be held on Thursday February 9th from 7pm at the Waggon and Horses in Doulting. Please do let me know (a) if you can come along and (b) if there is anything you would like to see added to the agenda for our first meeting of 2017
Bo Walsh email@example.com