Category Archives: Helping Hands for Heritage

Welcome to the blog for the HH4H Project where we’ll be updating you on the latest news, events and how to get involved

Tamar Valley Community Star Count – the results are in…

In December 2014, December 2015 and January 2016 the Tamar Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) team asked communities in and around the Valley to help observe and record the number of stars that could be seen, to help … Continue reading

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Mapping & Monitoring Tamar Valley Packing Sheds

Join the Tamar Valley AONB team for a free training session in Bere Ferrers to help map and monitor the packing sheds in the Tamar Valley. Lesley Strong, Project Officer, explains, “The Tamar Valley’s packing sheds are an important part … Continue reading

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Calling all Dog Walkers… Become a Tamar Valley Footpath Champion

We know that the people of the Tamar Valley love their dogs, and they love walking, too. The Tamar Valley AONB team, through the Helping Hands for Heritage project, are calling all dog walkers to help them keep the footpaths along favourite … Continue reading

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New Year, New Skill… Become a Heritage Guide for the Tamar Valley

If one of your New Year’s resolutions is to learn a new skill, join the Tamar Valley AONB team over the next few weeks and become a Heritage Guide. This FREE course, led by local Blue Badge Guide, Chrissie Le … Continue reading

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Winner of Hidden Valley photographic competition announced

The winner of the Hidden Valley photographic competition was announced on Friday evening at a special viewing in the Tamar Valley Centre, Drakewalls. Professional photographer, and daughter of the Chair of the Tamar Valley Tourism Association (TAVATA), Sarah Marshall (www.sarahmarshallphotography.co.uk), … Continue reading

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Tamar Valley Community Star Count

The Tamar Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) team would like your help to observe and record the number of stars that you can see from your own garden, to help measure light pollution in the Tamar Valley AONB. … Continue reading

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Hidden Treasures of the Tamar Valley go on display

  Over sixty images of the most treasured parts of the Tamar Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty will go on display in a special exhibition at the Tamar Valley Centre from 2nd – 11th December. As part of this … Continue reading

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Port Eliot’s Precious Trees

You are invited to the third and final Ancient Tree Workshop to be held in St Germans later this month as part of the Helping Hands for Heritage project, providing you with the skills needed to help survey and record … Continue reading

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Tamar Valley to help Big Pathwatch project

The Ramblers Association has set itself the huge challenge of walking every footpath in England & Wales, in a bid to protect and improve them for the thousands of people who use them every day.   The Tamar Valley AONB … Continue reading

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