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New Orienteering Routes Sun, 2017-09-10 13:05

Work has been completed by Claro Orienteering ​to refresh Orinteering routes that include the Pinewoods. 

The are 3 orienteering routes. These are:

New Pinewoods Web Site Launched Sat, 2014-02-01 22:02

A new web site has been launched for local charity, The Pinewoods Conservation Group (PCG).  The new web site, created free of charge by local business Yorkshire Websites, aims to bring together details of all projects and events the group is involved with. New members are also now able to sign up online via an interactive form.

New Pinewoods Web Site Launched
New Structure Implemented for 2016 Sun, 2015-12-13 15:14

The Pinwoods Conservation Group has confirmed its struture for 2016. If you would like any more details or want to get involved then please let us know.

No Sun But Lots of Fun at the Pinewoods Open Day Tue, 2014-09-23 18:26

The sun didn’t arrive for the Pinewoods Open Day last week but lot of visitors did. Many hundreds of visitors enjoyed the various stalls and events arranged by the Pinewoods Conservation Group.  The day was also attended by the Mayor and Mayoress with the prize raffle being drawn by local MP Andrew Jones.  The highlight of the day was a number of demonstrations by local group "Top Dog Agility" who kept the crowds entertained.

North Yorkshire woodland faces axe under bottled water plant expansion plans Sun, 2021-01-17 11:57

Leading climate scientist among Harrogate residents opposing plans for a bottling plant on the site of a woodland planted by local children.

Read more in this article in The Independent.

Notes from Rotary Wood Meeting Thu, 2020-02-20 15:27

On Wed 22nd January a meeting was held between Harrogate Spring Water, Harrogate Rotary and Pinewoods Conservation Group to discuss the Rotary Wood planning application and to discuss concerns. A copy of the notes from the meeting is now available to download as below.

A thank you to Harrogate Civics Society for offering to take the notes.

Now Open! ** Footpath Closure ** Sun, 2015-11-08 11:50

Update: The footpath as now been re-edged and resurfaced and is back open. Let us know what you think!

Please note the main path from Harlow Moor Road to the Recreation Field will be closed from Monday 9th November for up to 4 weeks for repairs and resurfacing works.

Harlow Moor Road, Nursery Lane East & across the Recreation Field will be an alternative route (see blue route on map below).

Partial Success with Green Space Designation Mon, 2017-11-13 17:25

PRESS RELEASE: Partial Success with Green Space Designation​ but Irongate Field Remains at Risk of Development

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Path Closure - 7th to 10th Aug Mon, 2018-08-06 16:43

As part of planned repairs the middle path from the War Memorial to Harlow Moor Road will be closed from Tue 7th Aug to Fri 10th Aug. This will allow for areas of the path to be cleared and any major holes filled with chipped stone. This work is urgently needed and best done in dry weather that we fortunately have had recently. This will mean that the Woodland Fairy Door Walk will become more if a linear walk for these 4 days but should be back open for this weekend.

Pinewoods Balsam Bash, Planting & Litter Picking Event Wed, 2014-01-01 19:24

Pictures from Pinewoods Balsam Bash, Planting & Litter Picking Event – 22nd June 2013

The New High Visibility Vests on Full Display, Some of the Balsam “Bashed”, Some of the Balsam “Bashed”,  The Teams Hard at Work,  The Teams Hard at Work, A Re-planted Area.


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