The Chairman’s Report to the Annual General Meeting held on Thursday 6th July 2017 at Welcombe Hills School. Dear Members, Thank you In June we celebrated our second anniversary as a group and I would like to start by thanking everyone for their continued support as members of Friends of Rowley Fields. In particular I […]
Members of FoRF enjoyed an interesting and highly informative Nature Walk on Saturday 13th May ably led by Mike Anderson. Thanks to Mike for yet another excellent walk this time focusing on trees and woodland. Here’s a few photos for those who couldn’t make it.
Join our resident expert – Mike Anderson on the first of this year’s Nature Walks. Mike has kindly offered to host a spring walk across the fields and hills. SATURDAY 13th May 2017 10am (approx 2 hours depending on weather) Meet at top of Maidenhead as usual Wear walking gear and appropriate clothing for the […]
Looking ahead to our AGM in July, and recognising our evolving role as a group. The Committee will be meeting to discuss plans for the AGM which this year may be a less formal meeting, combined with a social event in the fields. Most of the Committee members have remained unchanged and we would welcome […]
We still continue to welcome new members, if you know anyone who would be interested in joining and supporting our work please encourage them to join, if you haven’t joined yourself – please do .
During the dark winter months we have worked hard to plan a range of events for members to enjoy during 2017, in line with our fifth aim. We spent a lot of time liasing with two charities we hoped to co-ordinate a charity fund raiser for 2017. Our idea was to host a charity Dog […]
Members may be interested to know that our Committee have continued to meet, in part to agree the future role of our group . We feel our aims which were agreed when we first established still remain current: To liaise with the STT and other interested organisations to ensure that Rowley Fields is maintained to […]
A FUNGI FORAY took place on 22nd October 2016 such was its success, it was repeated on 5th November. Thanks to Mike Anderson’s passion and knowledge of both mushrooms and the Welcombe Hills and despite the lack of rain, the participants had a great opportunity to familiarise themselves with the incredible variety of mushrooms that […]
Interested in fungi? Want to know more about what you can find? Mike Anderson has been walking the hills for many years photographing and eating the fungi on the hills and invites you to join him on a fungi foray at 11 am on Saturday 22nd October (rain or shine). You need to be prepared […]