Cleaning Bricky Pond

Tuesday, December 19th, 2023

Part of CBPC’s long-term Management Plan to improve the public amenity of the Common and the woodlands, and to encourage biodiversity and wildlife. [Read full article…]

Common & Woodlands Management Plan

Wednesday, November 29th, 2017

Management Plan for Chesham Bois Common and Woodlands At the turn of the last century you could see across the Common from North Road to South Road; there were a few trees and some gorse but mainly grass. When grazing stopped saplings could grow and gradually trees self-seeded and the wooded area expanded, particularly with […] [Read full article…]

Bee Hive on the Common

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

A large, mature ash tree on Chesham Bois Common was damaged during recent high winds. We arranged for the tree to be examined by an arboriculturalist, who identified significant rot. The examination also identified a bee hive about 20 feet up, in a hollow in the trunk. So, as the tree was being slowly felled on Monday, a […] [Read full article…]

Autumn Common & Village Clear Up

Monday, September 19th, 2016

Around 50 local residents, Brownies, Guides, Rangers and members of the Women’s Institute volunteered an hour of their time to pick litter across Chesham Bois. Amongst the rubbish, was a really exciting find of an old security box with family papers, which we have managed to return to its rightful owners. [Read full article…]

Clean for the Queen

Sunday, March 6th, 2016

Thank you to more than 50 volunteers who helped with our spring clear-up, combined with the national Clean For The Queen campaign. [Read full article…]