Blundells Copse (Part of West Reading Woodlands) LNR
Designated site name: Blundells Copse (Part of West Reading Woodlands) LNR   View map
LNR Type: Urban Type:  
County: BERKSHIRE Natural England Area Team: Thames Solent (LNR)
Other overlapping designations:
Date of Declaration: 22/11/1992 Declaring Authority: Reading Borough Council
Area (Ha): 5.55 Grid Reference: SU 673 734
Owned By:  Reading Borough Council Managed By:  Reading Borough Council
Location: Tilehurst, RG30 4SR
How to get there: Please check how to get to the LNR e.g. Using Traveline Traveline website or phone 0871 200 22 33 (chargeable call)

Tilehurst, off Norcot Road off the main A329 Oxford Road.

Visitor facilities: We advise you to check information about the current visitor facilities before you go to the LNR e.g. through the local authority or managing body's website.

What to see: Ancient woodland with a stream. There are large alder trees , cherry, willow and coppiced willow, alder and hazel with oak and ash standards. There is opposite leaved golden saxifrage, marsh marigold, yellow archangel and fools water cress along the stream. Animals include bats, hedgehogs, muntjac deer, field mice and frogs.

Volunteer and 'Friends': For information about volunteering and 'Friends' groups, please contact the manager and see teh local authority or managing body's website.
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