Fruit trees
Planting twenty-five fruit and nut trees to mark BCV's 25th anniversary

VOLUNTEER TEAM OF THE YEAR BCV were the winners of the Volunteer Team of the Year award at the 2018 Volunteer Star Awards for Staffordshire, a fitting accolade in our 25th anniversary year.

BCV is celebrating 25 years in 2018! Here is a look-back over the last 25 years to give an idea of the wide range of tasks that we have worked on.

BCV Annual Report and Task List 2017.
BCV organised a total of 652 volunteer work days over the year.

BCV is on Facebook

Kedleston Hall
Clearing a pond in the grounds of Kedleston Hall


Sun 8th April 10.30 am
BCV Allotment Day. (Allotments off Cambridge Street, Burton, grid ref. SK 236 224)

Tues 10th April (morning)
Little Forest project (outdoor teaching area off Longhedge Lane, Outwoods). Contact Lawrence if you would like to help.

Sun 22nd April 10.30 am
Hinckley - fencing and structures at the Smithy Lane end (originally postponed, now rearranged). If making your own way to the site, it's on Smithy Lane off Sapcote Road, Burbage. Grid ref. SP 451 941. Nearest postcode LE10 2AT. Let Lawrence know if you need a lift.

Sun 29th April
Lawrence is doing a sponsored walk in Windsor Park, in aid of Staffordshire Wildlife Trust. Donations welcome - here's the Just Giving link. Please Gift-Aid donations if you can, and all donations will be matched by the organisers (Ahmadiyya Muslim Elders Association) up to £2000.