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Chilterns Conservation Board Echoed Locations

Echoed Locations- Recording the Sounds of the Chilterns

Help record the sounds of the Chilterns Noise. Something which is all around us and we mostly tune into either when it is an annoying sound (someone else’s music on the train, fighter jets overhead, rush hour traffic) or when we want to tune out of the environment around us (by plugging into a podcast

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Colne Valley Regional Park Heron

The Colne Valley Regional Park

Chiltern Open Air Museum is part of the Colne Valley Regional Park. The area boasts beautiful walks and other beauty spots and places to visit. Alex Gaffney, PR and Communications Manager, at the Colne Valley Park Business Centre tells us about what the Regional Park has to offer. The Colne Valley Regional Park Forty-three square

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Chilterns Summer Festival Chilterns Conservation Board

Chalk Cherries and Chairs Landscape Partnership

Be a part of the new Chilterns Summer Festival in 2020 Our friends, The Chilterns Conservation Board, are running a new Heritage Lottery Funded project called Chalk, Cherries and Chairs Landscape Partnership. As part of this project they are running an exciting Chilterns Summer Festival in 2020, to help promote the Chilterns and its unique

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Countryfile Filming at Chiltern Open Air Museum

Countryfile and Harvest

Chiltern Open Air Museum to Feature on the BBC’s Countryfile On the 19th September the BBC’s Countryfile visited the Museum to find out more about Harvest and its traditions. At the heart of the Museum is a working historic farm with arable fields and livestock that is run (as much as possible) using traditional methods

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