Category Archives: Discovering our Glorious Grasslands (DoGG)

September issue of Grasslands e-news is now published!

The September issue of Grasslands e-news is now published and has been emailed directly to our subscribers.  There is news on our new membership scheme, forthcoming bat identification evenings at Eastleigh with Martin Reeves and our recent visit to the British … Continue reading

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Family fun and full to capacity!

The day came, the skies cleared and Meadow Madness and Wild Woods was a runner.  Our family countryside day in partnership with Eastleigh Borough Council was a sell out, well parking spaces were, but the recent rain (remember those days) … Continue reading

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Meadow Madness & Wild Woods

Since my last DoGG words things have been very busy. Volunteers have been working extremely hard at Moorgreen Meadows, Hedge End to clear and crown lift encroaching Holly. This has also had a benefit of opening up the wooded area, … Continue reading

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What do websites and porridge have in common?

Well my second Blog has come around quick! It’s me again (Sarah Knight, Communications Officer) and I suppose I can share some snippets with you and whet your appetite for what you can expect to see from us in the … Continue reading

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Community Grasslands

Martin Reeves Well, my second blog then – they seem to come around so quickly! The DoGG project is now gathering pace with a regular pattern of community family events happening, in fact a couple of walks and talks over … Continue reading

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Find out why DoGG is really a grasslands friend! By Martin Reeves

Welcome to my first blog and yes, it really is my first blog, so please bear with me. I’m Martin Reeves, a Community Grasslands Officer presently working on a number of sites within the borough of Eastleigh, Hampshire. My role … Continue reading

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