Bramblefields LNR
Designated site name: Bramblefields LNR   View map
LNR Type: Urban Type:  Biological
County: CAMBRIDGESHIRE Natural England Area Team: West Anglia (LNR)
Other overlapping designations:
Date of Declaration: 30/06/2003 Declaring Authority: Cambridge City Council
Area (Ha): 2.08 Grid Reference: TL 472 606
Owned By:  Cambridge City Council Managed By:  Cambridge City Council
Location: East Chesterton, Cambridge. CB4 1FL
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)

Foot/Cycle: Entrances on Discovery Way, Pippin Drive, Laxton Way, Ribston Way and Long Reach Rd
Road: Turn off Green End Rd into Nuffield Rd at mini roundabout. Turn immeaditly right into Cam Causeway and bear left into Laxton Way.
The entrance to the reserve is at the end of Laxton Way

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: Bramblefields provides an idyllic haven in the midst of a residential area. Along with its importance for birds, especially Song Thrushes, it is a brilliant site for families to visit. It is a place of discovery, with a mixture of grassland and scrub and also contains a pond in which newts, frogs and other pondlife can be spotted.

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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