Tales of the Riverbank – some good and some not so good

2020-12-08T09:44:08+00:00December 8th, 2020|

If you've got a dog or cat - listen up - new research shows that flea treatments could be bad news for the aquatic environment And if you're looking for something to make you smile, you should listen up too, with the news that Water Voles are returning to the River Ver Photo credit: Jonathan [...]

Why allotment holders are still unhappy about Ver plans

2018-11-15T07:14:31+00:00November 15th, 2018|

The plans to revive stretches of the internationally important River Ver have not received universal welcome. In this show we hear from Keith Reynolds, Chair of the Cottonmill and Nunnery Allotment Association about what allotment holders have to loose and why they're still unhappy.

River revival and fly tipping fines

2018-03-29T08:56:16+01:00March 29th, 2018|

In this Environment Matters you can hear Louise Palmer of St.Albans District Council explain how you can avoid fly tipping fines (harder than it sounds) and John Pritchard of the Ver Valley Society describes the proposals for Verulamium Lakes and the River Ver and how they will help this internationally rare chalk stream river.

The River Ver and WUKA period wear

2018-03-10T20:10:58+00:00December 4th, 2017|

The lakes in Verulamium Park are looking worse than ever. What's happened to the plans promised to sort out them and the River Ver that we were promised at the beginning of the year? Martin Freason from the Ver Valley Society explains. Plus, local entrepreneur Ruby Raut tells us about the launch of the UK's [...]

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