Author Archives: John FoBBP

Motor bike problem in Belstead Brook park

The increasing problem of motor bike usage in and around Belstead Brook park area has recently surfaced in the local press with two articles appearing in the EADT of local residents complaining that they were suffering ‘hell on wheels’ and … Continue reading

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Saturday Work Party – 9th September 2017

Our next FoBBP Work Party event will be on Saturday 9th September from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. We will be raking the meadow area in Stoke Park Wood and creating habitat piles with the cut vegetation. This work is … Continue reading

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Saturday Work Party – 12th August 2017

Our next FoBBP Work Party event will be on Saturday 12th August 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. We will mainly be litter picking at the back of Whitland Close but also cutting back vegetation around signs, gates and benches. Meet … Continue reading

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David Shemming

It is with great sadness that we to have to tell you that David Shemming our co-ordinator and long standing member, has lost his fight with the illnesses that had plagued him for many months. It was a great shock … Continue reading

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Saturday Work Party – 8th July 2017

  Our next FoBBP Work Party event will be on Saturday 8th July from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. We will be tackling the mound bird watching hide in Bobbits Meadow overlooking the reed bed. This has got very overgrown … Continue reading

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SWT BioBlitz – 10/11th June 2017

There is a ‘Bioblitz’ style event this weekend in Belstead Brook Park organised by the Suffolk Wildlife Trust (details can be found here). Working closely with Suffolk Wildlife Trust and many other groups, the event will be trying to survey and identify … Continue reading

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2017 Spring Wood Day – Monday 1st May

Free event between 11am and 4pm, all are welcome. Click on poster, programme of events and site plan images  below to see more details.

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Saturday Work Party – 8th April 2017

Our next FoBBP Work Party event will be on Saturday 8th April from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. The plan is to start to prepare Spring Wood and Kiln Meadow for Spring Wood Day on Monday 1st May. The tasks … Continue reading

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Saturday Work Party – 11th March 2017

Our next FoBBP Work Party event will be on Saturday 11th March from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. The plan is to gravel the muddy sections of paths around Spring Wood. The paths are not too bad with only a … Continue reading

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Saturday Work Party – 11th February 2017

Our next FoBBP Work Party event will be on Saturday 11th February from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. The plan is to cut back the patches of scrub which regularly encroach onto Belstead Meadow. The cut material will be used to … Continue reading

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