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Noddle Hill Nature Reserve Bransholme

Noddle Hill Nature Reserve

Bransholme is home to a stunning nature reserve on Noddle Hill that’s perfect for exercising with all the family. What is it? Based on Noddle Hill Way, the site boasts a nature reserve and fishing lake open 24 hours a day. It’s perfect for relaxing walks and wildlife spotting. The 118-acre (48 hectare) site includes […] Read more…

Foredyke Green Kingswood

foredyke green kingswood monks

If you’re looking for somewhere with plenty of sky and fresh air then I highly recommend a visit to Foredyke Green in Kingswood. What is it? With large swathes of housing development being undertaken over the last decade in Kingswood, Foredyke Green is a lovely green space for the community to enjoy. Where is it? […] Read more…

Bridgehead Woods

bridgehead woodland walk

Some days you just need a place to let the kids roam, get dirty but still be in the cool shade. That’s when we take our boys to Bridgehead Woods. What is it? A wildlife walk with artwork by local school children installed along the woodland nature trail. Pupils were tasked with creating and decorating bug hotels […] Read more…

Simple Three Ingredient Biscuit Recipe

simple three ingredient biscuits

If you’re looking for the simplest of biscuit recipes this one is for you! Ingredients:  100g (4oz) butter, softened 50g (2oz) caster sugar 150g (5oz) plain flour) You’ll need a baking tray and rolling pin. Method: Pre-heat the oven to 180C or gas mark 4. Measure the butter into a bowl and beat to soften. […] Read more…