Floodplain Meadow restoration at Lugg Mills

25Jul2017

Herefordshire Meadows visit Lugg Mills to see floodplain meadow restoration in action

At Lugg Mills accessed via Lugg Bridge Farm, HR1 3NB

A great chance to see and discuss floodplain meadow enhancement techniques at first hand courtesy of Herefordshire Wildlife Trust.  The work should be partly completed (weather permitting) and Sophie Cowling, Lugg Living Landscape Project Officer, will be leading the visit. The techniques discussed will be useful to anyone considering meadow enhancement with green hay, seed or plant plugs.

 

CAR PARKING VERY LIMITED SO BOOKING AND CAR SHARING IS ESSENTIAL.

The site is on the east bank of the Lugg and is accessible from Lugg Bridge Farm HR1 3NB (grid ref SO534418).

Turn off at black “Straw and Hay” sign on A465.  There is space for 10 cars only.

 

If you are arriving with less than 3 people in your vehicle please let us know when booking.

You will be asked to meet Sophie or Caroline at HWT’s Lower House Farm, Tupsley HR1 1UT (grid ref SO536404) at 5.30pm for alternative parking and transfer to Lugg Mills in shared vehicles.

Please bear with us - it’s a recurring theme that our kind Herefordshire Meadows hosts manage rather inaccessible sites !

 

Please book through Herefordshire Rural Hub

Email: bookings@herefordshireruralhub.co.uk  or telephone 01432 353465

or for more information contact Caroline Hanks: Tel 07779 080940 / 01981 251016

Please be sure to give your mobile phone number when booking, to help us co-ordinate transport arrangements.