Volunteers who look after the Merritts Meadow nature reserve are encouraging even more people to get close to nature.

They’re extending a public path and managing the reserve to attract more native species of birds, plants and mammals, as Shine Radio’s Stephen Martin found out from Susan Hines of the Merritts Meadow Conservation Trust.

Susan Hines and Jane Brundle of Merritts Meadow Conservation Trust
Susan Hines and Jane Brundle of Merritts Meadow Conservation Trust
Merritts Meadow nature reserve general view
Merritts Meadow nature reserve general view
Merritts Meadow nature reserve woodland view
Merritts Meadow nature reserve woodland view
Merritts Meadow Tilmore Brook
Merritts Meadow Tilmore Brook