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Thu, 15 Jun


Eynsham Sports Pavilion

Floodplain Meadows – management and restoration

A workshop in Eynsham to share experiences of floodplain meadow restoration, hosted by the Open University's Floodplain Meadows Partnership, Long Mead Local Wildlife Site and Berkshire, Buckinghamshire & Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust.

Floodplain Meadows – management and restoration

Time & Location

15 Jun, 16:00 – 19:30

Eynsham Sports Pavilion, 4BS, 1 Oxford Rd, Eynsham, Witney OX29 4HG, UK

About the Event

15th June 2023, Eynsham

4 pm to 7.30 pm including a light tea


  • To share practical experiences of floodplain meadow restoration
  • To develop a network of like-minded farmers managing the floodplain in similar ways
  • To provide an opportunity for people considering restoration of floodplain meadows to hear from others about their experiences.

Location: Meet at Eynsham Sports Pavilion. The workshop includes a visit to an ancient floodplain meadow (Long Mead) and adjacent floodplain meadow restoration fields.

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Parking: There is parking available at the Pavilion and we will be walking to the fields along the Oxford Road (7 minutes walk along a pavement).

To sign up: Please let us know if you would like to come by completing the form found at the RSVP button above. 

If you have any questions please email or call on 01908 655645


16.00  Introduction to the workshop

16.10   Floodplain meadows – management, restoration and the importance of soils

16.25  Practical techniques – a brief summary

16.45  Visit to meadows to see restored fields and ancient meadow, look at soil and talk about methods.

18.30 Return to village hall/pub for food and drink

19.30 End

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