Poulton Wood, Aldington LNR
Designated site name: Poulton Wood, Aldington LNR   View map
LNR Type: Rural Type:  
County: KENT Natural England Area Team: Sussex and Kent (LNR)
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Date of Declaration: 07/03/2001 Declaring Authority: Ashford Borough Council
Area (Ha): 10.21 Grid Reference: TR 058 364
Owned By:  Canterbury Oast Trust Managed By:  Canterbury Oast Trust
Location: Aldington, Kent. TN25 7DT
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)

Forge Hill, Aldington, off the main A2070 south of Ashfield

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: Poulton Wood truly is the most captivating atmospheric and healing place. The wood is characteristically coppiced with Oak, Hornbeam and Ash, and provides habitats for a diverse mix of flora and fauna.
Poulton Wood is a working woodland and a team of Rangers coppice and work the wood gathered from the reserve.
The spring flowers are fabulous, particularly the Bluebells

Volunteer and 'Friends': For information about volunteering and 'Friends' groups, please contact the manager and see teh local authority or managing body's website.
Contact the local authority or owner of the LNR for further information - e.g. through the Local authority website.

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