Friends of Petersfield Heath have been busy planting a new hedge at Heath Road Car-park, by The Little School.
Mark Greef, team leader for the volunteer work-party group of the Friends, co-ordinated the project. Around 50m of new hedging, planted …Read More
Robin Hart has been awarded a prestigious medal in recognition of the huge amount of service he provides for conservation and ecology, on behalf of very many organisations. Friends of Petersfield Heath are fortunate to have Robin, a founder member …Read More
The Friends work parties have had a busy winter, undertaking many management jobs on Petersfield Heath.
Their work included maintaining the open areas of the heath by clearing bramble and bracken by hand, as well as “popping” saplings using our …Read More
We are sad to announce the death of our immediate past Chairman, John Pike, here standing on the right of our Churcher’s volunteers. He had been ill after suffering a stroke last August. John, who was 81, won the prestigious …Read More
Friends of Petersfield Heath wielded their new tools this month to tackle saplings threatening to encroach into the open areas of the heath. We aim to help improve the biodiversity of the heath by maintaining a range of habitats from …Read More
Churcher’s 3rd year students helped Friends of Petersfield Heath volunteers shift 20 tonnes of Cotswold grit to finish a new widened pathway along the Sussex Road side of the heath.
Headed by staff member Tony Ostersen, 31 students gave their …Read More