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Two dates for you

Posted in Action Days, Litter

Stones to Seek

These attractive painted stones have appeared on the Heath. Can you find them? Photos: MN

Posted in Art

Weather takes its toll on trees

Several trees on the Heath have succumbed to winter gales, some because of the ‘sail’ effects of ivy and the wind drag it causes, and others, including this dead hawthorn, to old age. This latter tree has fallen across the

Posted in Townsend Drive, Trees, Weather

Bernards Heath weather 2017

Remember those days from late March to mid May when grass began to turn yellow and water restrictions were a distinct possibility? There was only 1.5 mm of rain in April, see above.  The summer was not particularly dry by

Posted in Weather

Christmas and New Year

Photo: JB  

Posted in Milestones

Early Winter Snow

To children’s delight, 4 inches (10 cm) of snow fell on Sunday, 10th December.   It’s the most snow we’ve had, certainly over the last four years. Clinging snow brought down several branches of trees. Photo: JB  

Posted in Weather

Autumn Action Day

Well done, and thank you, to everyone who helped with our action day on Sunday, 19th November.  Litter and dumping of various items is a constant problem on the Heath, particularly around seating areas and on the sides of Harpenden

Posted in Action Days, Ariston site, Litter

Christmas on the Home Front – Bernards Heath in 1917

We’re having a tree at the St Saviour’s Christmas Tree Festival – our theme will be ‘Christmas on the home front in Bernards Heath in 1917‘.

Posted in History, Milestones

Autumn Action Day


Posted in Action Days

Missing a Bike?

Your bike? – this one was found on the Heath, and in another location the child’s bike below.

Posted in Lost