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Last Gadespring open day of the year!

This coming Sunday will be the last Gadespring Open Day of the 2018! Pop down to this fascinating site to learn more about the history of the Cress Beds, and see what invertebrates you can find in our pond! Gadespring is the site of a former watercress farm located inRead More

Box Moor Trust grant scheme in action

Students from Dacorum Education Support Centre (DESC), an organisation that works with young people outside mainstream education, learned team building, construction and gardening skills as part of a wider “Outside Project”.  Thanks to a £2,500 grant awarded to DESC by the Box Moor Trust in 2016, the school was ableRead More

Box Moor Trust wool now available!

If you attended our Autumn Festival and visited the Box Moor Trust information tent, you would have seen that we were selling our very own wool this year! Yes, our Norfolk Horn sheep that you see on the Moors had their fleece processed into wool earlier this summer. We wereRead More

Snipes say Hello!

We at the Trust have been over the moon this week, with the spotting of both a Common Snipe and a Jack Snipe across the Trust Estate. The Common Snipe was spotted on the Moor along the banks of the Bulbourne. We were particularly delighted when Alice Vesty sent inRead More