News Archive

04 July 2018
River group urges everyone to help keep river flowing
 
Action for the River Kennet is urging everyone in the Kennet Valley be water smart as another hot weekend approaches.  Local meteorologist Eric Gilbert recorded just 5.3mm of rain in Marlborough in June 2018, which is just 1/10th of normal June rainfall. At the same time Thames Water experienced their highest water demand day ever last Sunday. Full press release here.
26 March 2018
New small grants availalbe to improve fisheries and habitats in the Kennet and its tributaries from Newbury downstream. Download grant details here and application form here. For examples of projects which would be suitable take a look here. Anyone can apply, you might be a fishing club, landowner, parish council or residents association. Our project officer will help you every step of the way.