Fresh catkins are out, while the fallen Poplar branch from the Autumn gales is nothing more than a pile of twigs now. And what a scar is left on the tree!
A young naturally self-sown Field Maple turning beautifully golden in the centre. (Note the large oak sapling with dead, brown leaves to the left is one of twenty-four inadvisedly planted at the expense of thousands of pounds of public money one year ago this month. Only six or so still remain alive, the rest appear […]
The next opportunity to help keep Bradlaugh Fields as lovely as we all like to find it, is this Saturday April 25th, meeting 10.30 am inside the entrance at the top of Aintree Road. We’ll be picking litter around the nature reserve and paths, and looking forward to the summer we can be thinking whether […]
Just a quick gripe. Why oh why do some people feel they want to put their dog’s poo in a plastic bag and then leave it lying? What on earth is the point of this disgusting habit? Please, either leave the poo where it was pooed, if really too lazy, or better still, pick it […]
A huge thank-you and Congratulations to all who took part in the Spring Clean today, that was amazing, the difference that a good team of people can make in such a short time! Once again, many thanks also to Joe Stuart, NBC Park Ranger for Bradlaugh Fields and today too, his colleague Jason Toyne for […]
This Saturday, 21st March, Northampton Youth Forum will be doing a Health Walk at Bradlaugh Fields. For further information see health walk leaflet.
All it needed was a good stiff broom, secateurs, gloves, an hour of someone’s time and some elbow grease and the bridge is all cleaned up! Unfortunately though, underneath several years of leaf mulch, algae, moss, grass, brambles all absorbing rainwater, taking root as well as providing a place for moulds to grow the bridge […]