The Tawd Valley MTB Trails Track is Officially Open!!!

Fantastic turnout today for the opening of the Tawd Valley MTB Trails Track. Many thanks to the Mayor of West Lancashire Borough Council for opening this amazing new asset in the park for people of all ages to enjoy. Thank you to the WLBC Park Ranger Service for all their efforts on seeing this project … Read more

Kick Sampling the River Tawd

Over the past few months Friends of Tawd Valley have been working with the Love My River Project Officer Samuel Gibson. Kick Sampling is the typical method that involves disturbing the material on the bed of a river or stream and collecting the freed organisms in a net. In an effort to improve the River … Read more

The RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch – 28th – 30th January

This is the biggest Citizen Science Project ever. Participate for just one hour on any of the above days, recording the birds you see, in your garden, your balcony or in your local park – YES!!! The Tawd Valley Park included. Its so sImple to join in. All you have to do is record the … Read more

Good start to improving the Orchards biodiversity

A Common Spotted orchid one of three Terry, the FOTV chairman, found in the Orchard on Sunday along with several clumps of flowering Yellow Rattle and the not yet flowering clumps of greater and lesser Knapweed. A good start to improving the Orchards biodiversity and an attraction for pollinators.

Asda Green Token Scheme

Dear Friends, Please see below message from Asda saying FOTV has been nominated for the Green Token Award Scheme. As you will see FOTV can be voted for by members, friends and family clicking onto the link below. Voting commences this coming Sunday so please support us and hopefully we could win the £500 prize. … Read more

Restart monthly volunteering sessions

We have begun preparations ready for the Friends of Tawd Valley volunteer day on the 4th September. Today, we have broken ground and dug out square turfs ready for the incoming trees to be planted on the day. As you may be aware Friends of Tawd Valley are ready to restart their monthly volunteering sessions … Read more