Seeding NCN 492

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We spent the morning litter picking and seeding the area around the new section of NCN492 between the Garn Lakes and Waunavon along with Sustrans, Keep Wales Tidy and other BWHEG Volunteers (Blaenavon World Heritage Environment Group).  Just the finishing … Continued

Yellow Wagtail Spotted

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Earlier this week a YELLOW WAGTAIL was spotted by a group of birdwatchers surveying the Garn Lakes area for the monthly Wetland Bird Survey. Apparently, this is very rare for Gwent and never before reported as seen in Torfaen.

Volunteers Christmas Walk & Meal

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Today we went out with the BWHEG Volunteers for a festive Christmas walk and meal. We walked around Forgeside, Big Pit, Coity Tip, Garn Lakes for about 3 hours before ending up in the Market Tavern for an excellent meal. … Continued