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BFER Day Out – Exploring the River Lark at Mildenhall

On Monday 31st January we took a trip to Mildenhall to walk along the river and explore the area. Mildenhall is a key town in our project area that we are keen to engage with, last year we hosted an outdoor swimming event that took place at Jubilee Fields in the heart of the town. […]

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BFER Newsletter 8th January 2022

View this email in your browser Download as a PDF BFER NEWSLETTER 8th EDITION – January 2022 Welcome to the BFER newsletter Happy New Year! Welcome to the first newsletter of 2022. I hope that the Christmas break has given everyone the chance to reconnect with family and friends and take some time to recharge […]

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BFER Newsletter 7th Edition December 2021

View this email in your browser Download as a PDF BFER NEWSLETTER 7th EDITION – December 2021 Welcome to the BFER newsletter Hello and welcome to the December edition of the BFER newsletter. It seems to have rushed up very quickly, but I would like to take this opportunity to wish you all a very […]

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Bury Trout Club – Project Update November 2021

West Stow Country Park , River Lark , Suffolk , River Restoration Project 2021 supported by a grant from BFER to Bury Trout Club.   The River Lark Catchment Partnership (RLCP)  has had a rolling programme of training events, led by Rob Mungovan from the Wild Trout Trust. Whilst the theory has been explained through […]

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NEW PROMO ITEMS

We have been busy in November working with Squircle Creative and Vertas Design and Print to design and create a new leaflet and volunteer handbook. Below are PDF versions of our leaflet and volunteer handbook which you can view and download.   If you are one of our partners and would like some of ur […]

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RESULTS ARE IN!

From March 2021 to July 2021 483 water samples were collected by volunteers in the Brecks. The sampling kits test for nitrate and phosphate in the water. The report below shows the results from the testing carried out this year. Below is also a video presentation talking about the results in further detail.   211021 […]

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WE’RE HIRING: Volunteer & Engagement Officer

JOB DESCRIPTION   Suffolk County Council, Thetford IP24 2DS £27,041 per annum (pro rata for part time) 37 hours per week  Full Time Fixed term for 3 years (funding)   To apply click here: https://www.suffolkjobsdirect.org/#en/sites/CX_1004/job/1854/?utm_medium=jobshare&utm_source=link     We are committed to flexible working, so please read the Job and Person Profile to find out about the types of […]

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BFER Newsletter 6th Edition November 2021

View this email in your browser BFER NEWSLETTER 6th EDITION – November 2021 Welcome to the BFER newsletter   Welcome to the November edition of the BFER newsletter. It’s scary to think that the second year of delivery is rushing to an end, and yet it feels like we’re only just getting started! October has […]

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New Teacher Resources added to Watery Wildlife Education

New teacher resources have been added to our Watery Wildlife Education project page for teachers and aimed at the younger audience. Under the resources heading you will find two films created and funded through the Watery Wildlife Education project which focuses on Thompson Common and the wonderful pingo ponds. These two films presented by Norfolk […]

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BFER Newsletter 5th Edition October 2021

View this email in your browser BFER NEWSLETTER 5th EDITION – October 2021 Welcome to the BFER newsletter   Hello! And welcome to the October newsletter. Autumn is here, and even though I’m not sure I’m ready to say goodbye to summer, we can’t wait to capture, and celebrate the wonderful rivers and wildlife in the […]

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