A partnership between the Woodland Trust and the National Trust

  • Home
  • /
  • Tag Archives:  Ponies

Wooston Hillfort gets a new line of defence

This week sees the start of the next phase of work on Wooston Castle. You may remember from previous blogs, or have seen on visits to the area, that we have removed much of the tree cover from the surroundings of the fort and extracted all that material using heavy horses. The reasons for clearing…

Ponies on Holiday

Tomorrow (Wednesday the 10th of January) four ponies will be arriving at Fingle for their annual winter holiday. These Dartmoor ponies are from a small herd of fourteen which are normally residents of the East Dartmoor National Nature Reserve in the Bovey Valley. In previous years they have spent their winter at Dawlish Warren helping…