Welcome to Ripley Villages Nature Reserve site. The area, between West End Cottages and the Burial Ground was formerly derelict agricultural land, but is now a dedicated space for peaceful recreation.
The reserve is an area will be a place where nature can be observed. The Woodland Trust has already provided native hedgerow whips such as hawthorn, and rosehip, which attract insects, butterflies and birds.
The parish council have a duty to conserve and enhance biodiversity, us and the parish council would love to hear about what wildlife you’ve come across there!