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HCPS – AGM

All members are invited to the HCPS AGM on the 29th September at Chobham Village Hall. Supporting documents can be found in the ABOUT page In the Find Out More section is the link to all the supporting documents

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Grass cutting at Heather Farm:

If you go strolling across Heather Farm meadows you will notice they have now been cut. The material taken off the meadows will go to feed livestock owned by the same farmer that grazes his Belted Galloway on the heathlands owned by HCPS.

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Grazing Update

10 badger-faced ‘Torddu’ Welsh Mountain sheep are grazing the wetlands at Heather Farm. Now an annual fixture, these hardy sheep will keep the grass short and help to suppress willow growth by nibbling away at new shoots. Once the stock fence at ...

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Muslim Burial Ground BBC documentary

You may not have seen the BBC documentary on the restoration of the Muslim Burial Ground on Horsell Common. In 2013 the BBC commissioned a documentary on the restoration of the Muslim Burial Ground and the creation of the Peace Garden on Horsell Comm...

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Volunteers feature in #WeAreWoking video

HCPS volunteers and Senior Ranger Rachel Woodman appear in this video promoting Woking

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See amazing creatures on Horsell Common

A stunning Pale Tussock Moth (Calliteara pudibunda), was spotted by a volunteer.

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Volunteering at Horsell Common Update!

We had a great turn out of volunteers this week, where the task was removing sapling birch, oak and Scots pine from an area of heather. At tea break entomologist Andrew educated us about some fascinating wildlife that you may easily overlook! Come an...

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Horsell Common Preservation Society

A splendid effort by students from Fullbrook School who came to the common today to lend a hand litter picking. They did a fantastic mornings work collecting several sackfuls of litter before returning to Heather Farm with HCPS Chairman Robin and Ran...

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Article on commercial dog walker licensing

Article from Get Surrey on commercial dog walker licensing

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Thames Basin Heaths Partnership Team move in

We are delighted to announce that the Thames Basin Heaths Partnership Team have now taken up residence in our newly refurbished Portacabin at Heather Farm.

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