We are pleased to confirm that the Friends of Sharphill Wood completed their 1st work party, following the latest Government Covid 19 guidelines and the rule of six on 27/09/2020.If you would like to read the write up, it has been added to the work party page.
Jo Miller (communications officer)
The Friends of Sharphill wood would ask the that you report any anti social behaviour, environmental or wildlife crimes at Sharphill Wood to both Rushcliffe Borough Council and the Police.This will help to record any incidents and hopefully protect the wood.
The contact details are below.
In an emergency call 999 for Police, Fire or Ambulance.
The Police and Fire non emergency number is 101 and 111 for Ambulance (calls cost 15p)
Contact www.rushcliffe.gov.uk/reportaproblem
Telephone Rushcliffe Borough Council on 01159819911
Our work dates for 2020-2021 are here
Sharphill Wood is the closest patch of countryside to Nottingham City Centre.  Its on a ridge above Trent Bridge and West Bridgford.
A map and description of the official access points to Sharphill Wood is available on the "About the Wood" link  or by searching " Access points at Sharphill Wood. At the moment Sharphill Wood is not wheelchair accessible.
Walkers can hike up the hill and enjoy wide views across Nottingham,  then turn and dive into the wood to explore its varied scenery.
We are volunteers who keep the wood tidy and preserve the plants and animals within.   Join us one of our Sunday work parties and we'll show you around.
Why not say hello or join us on one of our monthly Sunday work parties ?
Click here to get in touch.
You can do as much or as little as you like, and perhaps burn off some energy in good company.

A management Plan for the wood


The tasks done during Sunday work parties are planned according to the Management Plan , which itself is written in conjunction with the Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust and Rushcliffe Borough Council who own the land.

Nature surveys


We’ve got a collection of nature surveys carried out over the last few years, see below to read about the birds, butterflies trees and mushrooms that you can find during your walk

Nature surveys in Sharphill Wood


SHARPHILL WOOD FLORA SURVEY 2017  Notes to accompany Excel Spreadsheet ‘Flora Survey_2017_final’  To view the…