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Friends of The Heath are pleased to announce that the Guiding Principles have been agreed. Tatton Estate, Knutsford Town Council and Friends of The Heath have all signed the document. The Principles will guide the planning of events on The Heath ensuring they suit the venue, benefit Knutsford and avoid damaging The Heath's natural integrity.... Continue Reading →
Today, we had a wonderful turn out of super litter-pick volunteers. Almost twenty local residents roamed The Heath searching for litter and brought back bags full. We were disappointed, though not surprised, to find discarded packaging from the new fish and chip shop scattered on The Heath. And we were disgusted to find a fly-tipped... Continue Reading →
Friends of The Heath are running another litter-pick on Knutsford Heath on Sunday 23th June between 11am and noon. A group of like-minded volunteers will be roaming the site giving the area a good old clean-up. This is no small task, so if you can offer even a few minutes, then your help will be... Continue Reading →
The Lions held their annual charity fair on The Heath on the late May bank holiday. It attracted lots of visitors who learned about the many charitable organisations who had stalls. Friends of The Heath took part. We enjoyed meeting the visitors to explain what we do and to hear their views. Merry-go-roundGuess the Shopping... Continue Reading →
We enjoyed a great turnout of local volunteers on a warm sunny day. Our main task was to eradicate birch, gorse and bramble in the heather areas. This proved to be a relatively easy job because there was little to be found. Based on our experience, we may drop the May session from the schedule.... Continue Reading →