Successful deer deterrent scheme expanded

27 September 2019

A successful scheme designed to prevent accidents involving deer by keeping them away from the road is being expanded. The pilot scheme, which is in place along the A513 near Shugborough, is activated by car headlights and use sounds and lights to stop animals from approaching. In its first year of usage, it saw a … Read More

End of the lines at Cannock Chase Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

16 September 2019

The views around Marquis Drive Visitor Centre and at Shugborough Estate on Cannock Chase Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty are getting better! During this autumn and winter approximately 3.5 kilometres of overhead electricity lines from White House to Moors Gorse are being removed and placed underground as part of an ongoing £2.3 million initiative by … Read More

Fixed Point Photography workshop

2 September 2019

Cannock Chase has had a Fixed Point Photography project since 2005 – one of the longest running in any AONB in the UK. By taking images twice a year from the same viewpoint, and repeating the exercise year on year, it becomes possible, over time, to detect landscape changes and understand the reasons why. The … Read More