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Frays Valley
 
LNR Type: Urban Fringe
County: Greater London
Natural England
Regional Team:
East of England
Year of Declaration: 2000
Declaring Authority: London Borough of Hillingdon
Area (Ha): Click here to open the site map (new window). Once displayed, click on the site to see area and other details.
Grid Reference: TQ 055 865
Location: Ickenham, Uxbridge UB10 8AQ
Owned by: London Borough of Hillingdon
Managed by: London Wildlife Trust
SSSI Type: Biological
Link to site map: Click here to open the site map from the MAGIC web site.
How to get there: Off the main A40 Western Avenue, Uxbridge
Train - from Marylebone: Denham
Bus - U9: Warren Road / Swakeleys Road
Entrances via Grand Union Canal Towpath, Denham Country Park, Denham Quarry Trail or Uxbridge Golf Course
Visitor facilities: No wheelchair access.
No Visitor centre
What to see: The wildlife-rich Frays River meanders through the luxuriant Frays Farm Meadows SSSI. In spring, kingcups vividly pick out the damper areas and hard on their heels comes a splendid expanse of ragged-robin.
Snipe; water vole and harvest mouse; kingcups and ragged robin; slow worm; willow; banded demoiselle
Volunteer and 'Friends of' groups: Hillingdon Natural History Society
www.hillingdon-naturalhistorysociety.org.uk/
Reserve.Manager@hillingdon-naturalhistorysociety.org.uk
or
Volunteer through the Wildlife Trust
www.wildlondon.org.uk/volunteer
Contacts for further information and how to get involved: London Wildlife Trust
Tel:020 7261 0447
Email:enquiries@wildlondon.org.uk
or try
London Borough of Hillingdon
General enquiries 01895 250111
Website address and other links: www.wildlondon.org.uk/Pages/Category.aspx?IDCategory=75748e02-6e29-48ea-a920-b053d31f4d0b
alternatively try
www.hillingdon.gov.uk and search for Frays Valley Local Nature Reserve




Last updated 04/03/13
 
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