The Pegwell & District Association has installed over 20 Nesting & Habitat boxes in Courtstairs Park this weekend.Woodpecker, Robin, Bat, Lacewing and Kestrel Boxes. With the increased loss of habitat in Thanet due to over development as well as increased pressures of human activity it is important to maximize our green spaces for wildlife. A […]
Congratulations to our Chairman Richard Kinzler on receiving a Gold for the third year running in the Kent Wildlife Trust Wild about Gardens Awards. Any garden can be wildlife friendly and provide those important stepping stones our wildlife needs to enable it to move around our increasingly busy county. The Awards scheme celebrates the success […]
It has been a very busy year for the Association and I would like to reflect on some of our achievements, we remain active on many fronts from the protection of over development to our continued Conservation projects. Dr Michael Houghton has examined and advised on many Planning Proposals from Cliff Cottages to Pegwell Road […]
Waitrose in Ramsgate has raised a whopping £307.00 in Augusts Community Matters Scheme.A big thank you to all Waitrose customers who donated their token towards the Pegwell & District Association. Pictured from left to right is Tracy Edwards Department Manager Retail,Richard Kinzler Chairman of The Pegwell & District Association and Janine Child Partner Co-Ordination Manager.
By placing a token in the Pegwell & District Association Community Matters box at the Ramsgate branch you’re helping your community. Since its launch in 2008, the scheme has donated £14 million to local charities chosen by you.
Two amazing things happened in the mid 60′s. The Robin was voted Britain’s national bird and… The surprising thing is neither has happened since. Well, all that is about to change. David Lindo (AKA The Urban Birder) feels the Robin’s many decades in power needs to be challenged, so he is fronting a campaign to […]
Now scientists are wondering whether a secret seal sanctuary on the south coast could be helping them breed in the south east.This could be a natural cove or secluded bay where grey seal pups are born and learn to swim before heading out to sea.A thriving colony on a sandbar off Ramsgate is evidence grey […]
Do you like being outdoors in all weathers ? Do you like getting your hands dirty ? Practical help is needed across the county. The tasks change with the seasons. They are led by Trust wardens or experienced and fully trained volunteers.Sandwich,Pegwell Bay & Ham Fen Projects 10am start time 2nd Saturday in the Month […]
Pegwell & District Association are looking for Volunteer Gardeners to help with a small area at Westcliff Promenade. The project is to clear and plant a variety of Mediterranean type plants that will attract bees and butterflies If you think you can help and offer a few hours of your time please contact us on […]
A very happy New Year from all at the Pegwell & District Association Wishing all the best for 2015