Where Is It?
Who's Who at Ridge Wood?
Ridge Wood is owned by
and is managed by
South Gloucestershire Council
Friends of Ridge Wood
. The Friends are volunteers who look after the Wood and improve it for all who go there by undertaking practical conservation action.
Thanks to these organisations and the
Countryside Agency's Aggregates Levy
for supporting the development of this project in cash or kind.
If you want to know more...
A free summary leaflet and a booklet that looks at the history and future of the Ridge Wood in more detail has been produced. Please
if you would like a copy.
The project organisers would also like to thank:
Sharon Eubank (historical research and text)
Mike Chapman (
Avon Gardens Trust
- topographical research)
The Ridge Junior School
Broadway Infants School
Abbotswood Primary School
Fromebank Junior School
Wellesley Primary School
Jo Briscombe - S. Glos Council ICT advisory teacher
Julie Embury - S. Glos Council Development worker
Mike Reeves/Ted Cooke - Schools ICT support
South Gloucestershire Graphics & Mapping Services
Avon Wildlife Trust
Cwmcarn Forest Drive
Yate Heritage Centre
Yate Oral History Project
Yate Town Council
Sodbury Town Council
Forest of Avon
- Ian McGuire (South Gloucestershire Group)
Don Hamblett - Friends of
Wick Golden Valley Local Nature Reserve
Ruth Coleman (writer/editor) & Philip Clarke (technical developer)
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