FORCE News

Polluted Crane  

Coach firm polluted River Crane with toilet waste. Environmental detective work leads to £21,000 fines and £12,000 costs... EA Press Release

 

December 2017

FoNNR  

Tree planting inaugurates new Northcote Nature Reserve in Isleworth

 

December 2017

Mereway Weir - Flow Tests  

Mereway Road Weir - Flow tests to improve flow in the Lower River Crane.

 

November 2017

River Crane Restoration Vision

 

 

Lower river Crane Restoration Vision and Consultation

 

November 2017

 

A Fungi Foray in Crane Park, one of FORCE's Community Learning Walk and Talks, led by Andy Overall. 

 

October 2017

DofE Volunteers  

Duke of Edinburgh's Award volunteers work with FORCE

 

October 2017

Railshead  

A history of The Bridge at Railshead by Martyn Day as featured in the St Margarets Community website.

 

October 2017

Harlequins Bench  

A new carved bench has been put in place along the Duke of Northumberland’s River which celebrates the involvement of a family with the Harlequin Football Club.

 

August 2017

Citizen Crane safari  

Outfall Safaris monitor river pollution in the Crane Valley catchment. Joe Pecorelli's blog of 8th May 2017 for Thames21 explains the issues and how Citizen Scientists help.

 

May 2017

April Volunteer Sunday  

Martin O'Gara reports on our April Volunteer Sunday at Pevensey Nature reserve - the hottest day of 2017 so far.

 

April 2017

Common Frog  

The Marsh Frog is busy in in the River Crane !  A report by the Evening Standard in March explains why ...

 

March 2017

DNR Walk  

Birds, Wildlife & Photos on the Duke of Northumberland's River - Saturday 11th February.  One of our 2017 season's Community Learning Walks & Talks, led by and blog by Dan Keel

 

February 2017

Headstone Manor  

Headstone Manor Visit by FORCE with Harrow Council - Saturday 28th January.  The first of our 2017 season's Community Learnong Walks & Talks, blog by Jane Satchwell.

 

January 2017

 

The Mystery Mill, an exhibition by Year Six of Trafalgar Junior School at the Twickenham Museum. 

 

December 2016

Refections on Crane  

In 1871 was a sad tale of an inquiry reported by the Morning Star ' A Suicide of a Mother With her Child'. 

Photograph by permission of Richard Clemence

SWLEN Walk with FORCE

 

Tour of the River Crane Environment led by FORCE - Friday 20th May 2016 by Sue Palmer (SWLEN) from the SWLEN website.

 

May 2016

Kingfisher  

In the News: Crane Park Island features in The Times' 30 best wild places - Saturday February 2016

 

February 2016

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