Smaller sites we manage

We look after a number of smaller green spaces throughout the district

Ashwell's Copse


Four Acre Coppice, Hook

Closest postcode: RG27 9NF

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  • dog friendly
  • wildflower meadow
  • no onsite parking facilities:

    - 10 minute walk from Hook station

    - one minute walk from number 10 bus stop on Griffin Way
  • access to the site can be found at the end of Four Acre Coppice or from several entrances on Griffin Way South

The best time to see the wildflowers is in April and May.

Royal Oak Valley


Old Welmore, Yateley

Closest postcode: GU46 6XB

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Can also be accessed via Handford Lane, Reading Road and Beaver Lane.


  • dog friendly
  • limited parking nearby
  • some disabled access, but paths are prone to flooding

The project of conserving the wildlife on the site and restoring the Valley to its former glory is an exciting project and has been running for several years. We rely heavily on volunteers to carry out management within the valley, such as The Yateley Society conservation volunteers and the Blackwater Valley Countryside volunteers. 

Cricket Hill Pond

Cricket Hill Lane, Yateley

Closest postcode: GU46 6BJ

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