Lea and Pagets Wood

Situated on the south-western slopes of the Woolhope Dome, Lea & Pagets Wood is arguably one of the finest ancient semi-natural, broad-leaved woodlands left in the Wye Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.   Links Herefordshire Wildlife Trust   [google-map-v3 Continue reading

Dog Hill Wood

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Coneygree Wood

This is an ancient woodland site of 56 hectares, rich in plant and insect life. There is evidence of prehistoric occupation, such as neolithic flints implements and, in more recent times, the sites of a water-mill and lime-kiln. With its Continue reading

Ledbury Riverside Walk

The riverside meadows include a walk from the Hereford Road to the Ross Road. A stretch of the River Leadon, from Dickinson’s roundabout to just beyond the Little Marcle roundabout, was diverted during the construction of the by-pass. The northern Continue reading

Woolhope Dome

The Woolhope Dome is an area of distinct hills to the west of Ledbury. A predominantly pastoral and wooded landscape, part of it lies within the Wye Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The area – more than 5000 hectares Continue reading

Malvern Hills

The Malvern Hills are part of an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, with scenic views over both Herefordshire and Worcestershire. The Hills run north/south for about 13 km (8 miles), in between Great Malvern and the village of Colwall, and overlook Continue reading

Frith Wood

Frith Wood is a 75 hectare wood, owned and managed by the Forestry Commission. It lies just to the north of Ledbury, on the western edge of the Malvern Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and occupies a roughly north-east/south-west Continue reading