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“FOR NATURE AND FOR PEOPLE” - MASTERPLAN PROPOSES A NEW FUTURE FOR RADLEY LAKES

A masterplan launched on 10 May proposes a new future for Radley Lakes, a 326-acre area of former gravel quarries close to the Thames between Radley and Abingdon. The plan sets out a vision for the Lakes, focussed on protecting wildlife and provid ...Read More


Open Garden

Open Garden Fund Raiser. Come and visit two beautiful adjoining gardens and support Radley Lakes. We will be offering teas, cakes, plants and a tombola. The gardens are at 116 Oxford Road, Abingdon and will be open on 8th September 2 ...Read More


WildLife Walk & Tea at the Lakes

Monday 27th May 2019 2 - 5pm Join the Wildlife Walk from Abingdon Marketplace to Thrupp Lake. Starting at 2pm, you can walk to the lakes or join us there for tea and cakes. You will be able to visit two of the filled pits which are normally f ...Read More


Earth Trust 6 Month report : August 2018 to January 2019

Report provided by the Earth Trust, covering activity at Radley Lakes for the second half of 2018. Includes an overview of notable species, community activity, habitat management and surveys. Download PDF here. ...Read More


ten years of success

Preserving the lakes was a tremendous achievement by the Save Radley Lakes campaign. I think we can also be very proud of what Friends of Radley Lakes has achieved since then. Once the campaign had been won, it would have been very easy to have wo ...Read More


Abingdon Naturalists Society Surveys

Abingdon Naturalists Society have attached lists of plants they found on four visits to the ash pits - April to August. Nine Abingdon Naturalist (ABNATS) Volunteers concentrated mainly on Pit H/I, dividing it notionally into 8 habitat areas with s ...Read More