Volunteering at Hardcastle Crags is every first Sunday of the month, meeting at the Midgehole Carpark at 9.30am.
BROADHEAD CLOUGH TASTER SESSION
Join a volunteer taster session for our exciting new project at Broadhead Clough Nature Reserve, Mytholmroyd on 17th September 10am - 1pm.
Volunteering at Hardcastle Crags is every first Sunday of the month. Below are the details:
Plans for the day
- Meet at Midgehole car park for 9.30am (please make your own way to Hardcastle Crags)
- There will be a 10 – 15 minute walk to get to the activity
- We intend to be finished by 1.00pm
Must have items
- Sturdy footwear
- Long sleeved clothing due to forest undergrowth and bugs
- Drink and snack
- Under 16’s must be accompanied by a parent/guardian
Stay tuned for our exciting new project at Broadhead Clough, Cragg Vale, Mytholmroyd!
Broadhead Clough Nature Reserve is our local Yorkshire Wildlife Trust site, a gorgeous mature upland woodland in Mytholmroyd’s beautiful Cragg Vale (yes, of Cragg Vale Coiners/BBC series The Gallows Pole fame!). Broadhead Clough is an excellent example of clough woodland, typical of the South Pennines.
We had a successful taster day on 17th September where we introduced the site along with Connor at Yorkshire Wildlife Trust to a super group of volunteers, it was an opportunity to see where we will be working, gather materials for future sessions and really see where we can make a difference with natural flood management techniques in this steep woodland.
This project sees an exciting new volunteering format for Slow The Flow; we are proud to have worked with Todmorden Climate Challenge College to develop an ASDAN accredited course for our dedicated Broadhead Clough volunteers, who will receive their certification following short written and practically assessed volunteer sessions.
More information can be found here and stay tuned to our channels for the course dates.