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Cuttle Brook
LNR Type: Urban Fringe
County: Oxfordshire
Natural England
Regional Team:
South East
Year of Declaration: 1994
Declaring Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
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: SP 702 055
Location: Thame. OX9 2ED
Owned by: Thame Town Council
Managed by: Thame Town Council & Cuttle Brook Conservation Volunteers
Link to site map: Click here to open the site map from the MAGIC web site.
How to get there: A few minutes walk from Thame Town Centre. On the west side of Thame, Oxfordshire, between the Southern Road Recreation Ground, close to St Joseph's School, Lord William's Upper School and Rycotewood College. There are seven entrances to the site.
Visitor facilities: Free parking is normally available by the Scout Hut off Southern Road.
What to see: Uniquely situated within the boundaries of the town, the Cuttle Brook Nature Reserve is just five minutes walk from Thame High Street.
The reserve offers 27 acres of various habitats criss-crossed with paths and there are opportunities to bird watch, survey plants and wildlife, ramble, picnic, jog and walk the dog. The whole area offers superb, open river-meadow views and a network of paths through mixed meadows, young woodland, sedge and reed beds, hedges, trees, riverbanks and scrub-land.
Volunteer and 'Friends of' groups: Cuttle Brook Conservation Volunteers
Gill Deacon
Tel: 01844 261763.
Contacts for further information and how to get involved: Thame Town Council
Tel: (01844) 212833
Email using the online contact form
Website address and other links:
alternatively try and search for Cuttle Brook Local Nature Reserve

Last updated 25/03/13
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