Conservation Volunteers

Northcliffe Woods, ShipleyNorthcliffe Woods, ShipleyThe conservation volunteers meet on most Fridays throughout the year.

Forthcoming Friday tasks are listed here.
The Conservation Volunteers may be working additional days on either a Wednesday/Thursday.  Contact the office to find out what is happening. 

We work on a variety of urban and urban fringe sites in the Bradford district, managing them for the benefit of wildlife and local people.

We offer an opportunity for anybody interested in nature conservation or people keen to help maintain local areas and make a positive impact on the local environment. No previous experience is necessary; training will be given on the day.

The meeting point for the workdays is Culture Fusion,
125 Thornton Road, Bradford, BD1 2EP (a few minutes walk from Centenary Square).

Fridays: Please arrive between 9.30 - 9.45am. We leave at 10am. We normally work until mid afternoon, but any contribution is welcomed.
Wednesdays/Thursday:  Leave at 10am.  Contact office for further information.  

We encourage all prospective volunteers to contact the office if you are interested in volunteering and we will discuss details.

Read reports of previous tasks here

Bowling Park Community Orchard

Friday 25th May, 2018
in the allotments on Bowling Pk Drive

A mix of tasks . We have a few jobs to complete at the orchard over this period and we cannot be specific what we will be doing each day. We are still deciding on the design of the shed but plan to get it built, there are more benches to go in, we will be planting some nectar rich plants and finishing paths. 

All this as well as general tree care and grass management.


Residential - Wharfedale - walling. Advance Booking Only

Friday 15th June, 2018
Buckden, Upper Wharfedale

Dry Stone Walling weekend. No experience necessary. 

We have the accommodation booked from Friday to Monday. Please book early to avoid dissapointment. Self catering. Shared bunk rooms. 

We want to try a longer stay than previously to allow more scope for the walling. If you are interested, but cannot stay until Monday, talk to us about options. There is also a chance we could go on Thursday eve, but will only know this at the time. what do you think? 

The cost is likely to be about £50