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Stop the felling threatened by insurers!

Sign our petition. A group of seven oak and hornbeam trees in Coldfall Wood, an ancient woodland and nature reserve, are threatened with felling. Haringey Council have agreed to cut them down following a request from AXA insurers, who maintain that the trees are causing subsidence to a nearby property. The property was built in […]

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Stop the felling set for 1st March!

This post has been updated Sign our petition. A group of seven oak and hornbeam trees in Coldfall Wood, an ancient woodland and nature reserve, are threatened with felling. Haringey Council have agreed to cut them down following a request from AXA insurers, who maintain that the trees are causing subsidence to a nearby property. […]

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Enjoy the wood, don’t destroy it

To the people who think building bike ramps in Coldfall Wood is acceptable. Digging bike ramps exposes tree roots and kills trees. Fast. Don’t kill our trees. We all need them for our physical and mental well being. This is an ancient woodland that has survived for hundreds of years. It is also a protected […]

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Woodland management

Sunday 10 January 2021 Meet: 10:30 Finishes: 14:00 Join us at the majestic Coldfall Wood for some woodland management. Due to covid-19, group sizes are limited. Therefore BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL. If you just show up you will be turned away. For further info and booking, contact Jon Coelho, jon.coelho@tcv.org.uk, (07887624866). Volunteers must be 18 and over, or contact […]

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Coppice clearance

Tuesday 5 January 2021. 10:00 to 15:00. We have a whole range of woodland management tasks to carry out at Coldfall. Come and join us! Due to covid-19, group sizes are limited. Therefore BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL. If you just show up you will be turned away. For further info and booking, contact Mat at m.pendergast@tcv.org.uk […]

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Events suspended

At present our activities are suspended because of the coronavirus pandemic. Please sign up to our newsletter for the latest news, including events. TCV Haringey is continuing its programme of practical conservation work days. Contact them for more information.

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Update: Coppicing now to start on the 31st January

Coppicing in Coldfall Woods will now begin on Friday 31st, and horses will be at work on Saturday so please come along then. If you’d like to volunteer during the 3 weeks coppicers will be in the woods, please email us and we will put you in touch.

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Watch out for a horse hard at work in Coldfall from around the 29th of January onwards.

Coppicing with the aid of horses will soon take place in Coldfall Wood.

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Woodland fire risk

Due to the recent spell of dry weather, Coldfall Woods are at higher risk of fire damage than usual Please do not light fires in Coldfall Woods, however small. We have had incidents of ground fire in the past that has been a real threat. Arson is a serious offence and is always dealt with […]

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Footpath update

Haringey have recently secured £3K to improve the paths in Coldfall Wood, focussing on the muddy areas by the bridges and boardwalks but also the drainage issues on the new path at Lover’s Lawn. The key areas for improvement are the muddy slopes either side of the first bridge downstream of the reed beds. TCV […]