Vacancy at the Board

The Chilterns Conservation Board is currently recruiting for maternity cover for our Administration Officer - closing date 31st October

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Richard Fortey talk

Come and hear the distinguished palaeontologist and BBC4 presenter Richard Fortey describe the long history and fascinating wildlife of his ancient wood near Henley. 7.30pm 3rd November

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Grants for projects

Are you looking for funding for a project in the Chilterns? If your ideas fit the priorities of the Chilterns Conservation Board we may be able to give you some money to make them happen.

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An area of outstanding natural beauty

The Chiltern Hills stretch from the River Thames in Oxfordshire to Hitchin in Hertfordshire and are nationally-protected as some of the finest countryside in the UK. They're a fantastic place to explore all year round.

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Search the interactive map: select from a list of categories to bring up icons showing the location and information of walks, bike rides, places to visit, tasty local products and plenty more across the Chilterns area
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What's on

Talk - Nature and history in a small Chilterns wood

Date: 3 November 2016

Come and listen to Prof Richard Fortey, palaeontologist and BBC presenter, talk about his wood near Henley

50 Things Guided Walk

Date: 6 November 2016

A walk for health and history

Date: 10 November 2016

Behind the Scenes at Tring

Date: 10 November 2016

Guided walk at College Lake

Date: 19 November 2016

Children's Christmas Trail

starts 3 December 2016

Planning and design

Find out about the Chilterns Conservation Board's work on planning issues and our position on developments which could have a major negative impact on the Chilterns AONB. The Board has also published a wide range of detailed guidance on building, restoring and renovating properties in the Chilterns.

Interested in volunteering?

If you'd like to get involved in caring for the Chilterns, or promoting its special character to the public, there are plenty of opportunities. Take a look at what's on offer - there's something to suit everyone!


Woodland Advice

Do you own or manage a small woodland? The Chiltern Woodlands Project offers help with management plans, felling advice, surveys, grant applications and much more. Director John Morris has over 30 years experience in woodland management.


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