High Weald

Publications

pdf Upper Rother Non-Native Invasive Species Survey 2016 ( pdf, 2.49 MB )

Results of a survey for Himalayan balsam, Giant hogweed and Japanese knotweed along the River Rother between Mayfield and Etchingham and the River Dudwell from Willingford to Etchingham.

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pdf J Sprange - publisher of Tunbridge Wells Guide a case study ( pdf, 214 KB )
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pdf George Smart - local artist in the landscape case study ( pdf, 253 KB )
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pdf High Weald Landscape Character Assessment 1994 ( pdf, 9.02 MB )

The High Weald - Exploring the Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Published in 1994 by the Countryside Commission. The documents identifies nine areas within the AONB that have a visual cohesiveness and sense of place. The document has ben superceded by the High Weald AONB Management Plan which focused on the components of natural beauty that have made the area a distinct and homogenous area for at least the last 700 years and that will continue to define it in future.

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pdf 16 November 2016 - Joint Advisory Committee Agenda & Reports ( pdf, 4.82 MB )
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pdf UKPowerNetworks UndergroundingScheme leaflet ( pdf, 1.52 MB )
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pdf UK Power Networks Undergrounding Scheme leaflet ( pdf, 1.52 MB )
Further information on the special allowance granted by Ofgem, the gas and electricity regulator, to electricity network operators for replacing overhead lines with underground cables in Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) and National Parks.
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pdf All Saints' & St Richard's Welly Walk ( pdf, 15.35 MB )
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pdf West Hoathly - Welly Walk ( pdf, 13.36 MB )
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pdf High Weald AONB designation history series and maps ( pdf, 58.78 MB )

This document begins with an account of the history of the designation of the High Weald AONB, written by Ray Woolmore. It is followed by a collection of documents, including consultation and correspondence, from the period leading up the area's designation in 1983. The end of this document contains a series of maps that accompany the designation history and illustrate various representations of the High Weald AONB boundary considered prior to designation. The maps are referenced throughout Ray Woolmore's historical account.

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pdf High weald AONB designation history series and maps ( pdf, 58.78 MB )
This document begins with an account of the history of the designation of the High Weald AONB, written by Ray Woolmore. It is followed by a collection of documents, including consultation and correspondence, from the period leading up the area's designation in 1983. The end of this document contains a series of maps that accompany the designation history and illustrate various representations of the High Weald AONB boundary considered prior to designation. The maps are referenced throughout Ray Woolmore's historical account.
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pdf Turners Hill Mapset - Landscape Features ( pdf, 5.75 MB )
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pdf Speldhurst Welly Walk ( pdf, 16.69 MB )
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pdf Benefits of managing rough grassland by Chris Sperring ( pdf, 519 KB )
An article on the benefits of managing rough grassland for wildlife by Chris Sperring
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pdf Barn owl article ( pdf, 373 KB )
Barn owl article by Jason Lavender from Anvil 2009 - implementing barn owl boxes across the High Weald
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pdf Discover Bodiam Visitor Guide ( pdf, 6.92 MB )
Author: High Weald AONB Unit A 16-page guide to visiting the countryside around Bodiam including: an interactive map; information on visitor attractions, nature reserves, places to stay, pubs and local producers; car-free itineraries by foot, boat and steam train; and a spotter's guide to the area's landscape features.
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pdf Ashdown Primary School (Infant) OS10K Map ( pdf, 1 MB )
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pdf Ashdown Primary School Infant Aerial Map ( pdf, 11.71 MB )
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pdf Ashdown Primary School Infant Landscape features Map ( pdf, 3.21 MB )
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pdf Ashdown Primary School Infant Drove Routes Map ( pdf, 6.98 MB )
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pdf Ashdown Primary School Infant Historic features Map ( pdf, 3.35 MB )
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pdf Ashdown Primary School (Infant) Drove Routes Map ( pdf, 6.98 MB )
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pdf Ashdown Primary School(Infant) Historic features Map ( pdf, 3.35 MB )
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pdf Ashdown Primary School (Infant) Roman Roads Map ( pdf, 6.19 MB )
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pdf Ashdown Primary School(Infant) Tithe Map ( pdf, 2.26 MB )
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pdf Ashdown Primary School (Infant) OS25K Map ( pdf, 1.60 MB )
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pdf 23 March 2016 JAC Minutes & Presentations ( pdf, 10.97 MB )
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pdf 23 March 2016 - JAC Agenda & Reports ( pdf, 2.57 MB )
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pdf Ashdown Primary School Welly Walk ( pdf, 13.52 MB )
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pdf 23 March 2016 - Joint Advisory Committee Agenda & Reports ( pdf, 2.57 MB )
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pdf National Grid Landscape Enhancement Initiative Area Map ( pdf, 2.00 MB )
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pdf Punnetts Town Welly Walk ( pdf, 975 KB )
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pdf 6 November 2015 - JAC Minutes appended information ( pdf, 12.51 MB )
JAC Presentations and workshop material
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pdf 6 November 2015 JAC Minutes ( pdf, 80 KB )
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Image Rother & Romney Catchment Partnership Map ( jpg, 173 KB )
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pdf 6 November 2015 - Joint Advisory Committee Agenda & Reports ( pdf, 842 KB )
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pdf ASSR Tithe Map 1841 ( pdf, 12.52 MB )
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pdf ASSR Roman roads ( pdf, 6.19 MB )
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pdf ASSR historic features ( pdf, 2.27 MB )
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pdf ASSR OS Map 25K ( pdf, 1.34 MB )
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pdf ASSR Drove routes ( pdf, 6.99 MB )
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pdf ASSR Aerial Map 2 ( pdf, 11.96 MB )
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pdf Penshurst historic features map ( pdf, 1.46 MB )
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pdf Restocking the Weald: Feasibility study & proposal for implementation ( pdf, 667 KB )

Author: Bill Vorley, Anthony Weston, Frank Langrish
A report which confirms the opportunity for a concerted programme to aggregate land for livestock managed by skilled entrants under tenure arrangements that supports investment in the long term productivity and sustainability of the agricultural resource.

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pdf 24 June 2015 Management Board Minutes ( pdf, 72 KB )
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pdf Rother & Romney Catchment Plan Research Synthesis ( pdf, 1.16 MB )

A summary of research documents relating to the Easter Rother Water Catchment organised under: water quality, biodiversity, history & archaeology, flood risk & climate change, and people engagement. The synthesis aims to make it easy for policy makers and others to access the available information when developing land management strategies and plans for the area.

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pdf High Weald annual review 2014 2015 ( pdf, 5.16 MB )
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pdf West Hoathly - Aerial map ( pdf, 4.69 MB )
low resolution aerial map for West Hoathly CEP School
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pdf 12 November 2014 - JAC Minutes ( pdf, 70 KB )
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pdf 27 March 2015 - JAC Minutes and Presentations ( pdf, 7.58 MB )
JAC Minutes and appended presentations and notes from the Meeting
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