Access to Ten Acres

Funded by the WMCA via the Heart of England Community Foundation.

Our most ambitious project yet – a whole year of a continued active presence on the Ten Acres site which will include a variety of activities, volunteering sessions and events including:

  • Regular presence of EAC on site (Environmental Activities Coordinator)
  • Bat Walks
  • Free Foraging Walks
  • A 10 week tree ID course
  • School group sessions
  • Outdoor cooking skills
  • Professional comprehensive bird surveys
  • Stories by the campfire
  • Regular weekly volunteering sessions
  • Restoring access to the lost Orchard!

Stay tuned for more Information and Updates! – Regular posts and pictures will be shared on the FOTA website

2022 WMCA Funded Events

Children’s Stories 9th & 16th July 2022 @ 1:30PM – Top Meadow Garden

Weekly Friday Volunteering Sessions 1st July to 9th Dec 2022 @ 10AM – 2PM – Meet up at Dogpool Lane entrance

Free Bat Walks throughout July on the 7th, 18th, 21st, 29th & 31st at 9pm – Meet up at the Cartland Road woodland entrance.


Free foraging walks on 16th July, 4th August & 14th August @10AM – Meet up Meet up at the Cartland Road woodland entrance.

Ten Acres Plum Festival 27th August @ 11Am to 2pm – Location in Middle Meadow at the Dogpool end.