the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation

Dorset Council are now also our refuse collection service.  In these terrible times we all must work together to protect ourselves and our key workers.  Please keep up todate with Dorset Council information.  Today its a warning about public Street Collections: “But with the current public health measures introduced around the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, there

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Suggest Litter Bins

Trail litter bins all change

All of the bins situated on the Trail will be removed. FoRT are pleased to report that the order has been placed for the new Rodwell Trail bins which takes 2 – 4 weeks to arrive. They are the big sort which house a wheelie bin and emptied from the road by machine, safer for

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Litter Pick -Dec 2019

December Litter Pick

Calling all FoRT members and followers and everyone who would like to join our Christmas Litter Pick – everyone welcome Saturday 7th Dec 9:30 meet at Sandsfoot Cafe to Litter Pick the Rodwell Trail Join FoRT at Cafe at 11am for free Mince Pie and get together

bAGM 2019


At this year’s Annual General Meeting of the Friends of Rodwell Trail and Sandsfoot Castle Gardens we will be voting on ratifying our new Constitution, reviewing the details of the years achievements, hearing from both the Councils’ managers, invited Neighbourhood Policing Team and local Councilors. We are so pleased to welcome Bryan Edwards Ecologist to

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Found a capitvating Sketch Book – is it yours?

found flapping in the rain on Wednesday 30th Nov in Sandsfoot Castle Gardens.  Being kept safe at the Cafe.  Please come and get it.  The drawing inside are so lovely.

bAGM 2019

Membership 2019-2020

Gosh a new year is coming our way and yesterday at the Bike Security Event on the Rodwell Trail 15 new members joined us.  Just to remind you what we are about: FoRT is a volunteer Friends group established to work in partnership with both landowners and to liaise with other formal bodies such as

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AGM 2019

A Date For Your Diary

lots of changes & exciting opportunities for community involvement please make space in your diary Speaker Bryan Edwards Ecologist location: Wellworthy Sports and Social Club Dumbarton Road Wyke Regis Weymouth, DT4 9BY Bar opens at 6.30pm meetings starts 6.45pm

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Keep Britain Tidy – now here is an idea that arrived in FoRT post

Butterfly 2019

Butterfly Identifaction Day 4th August


let’s help Radipole Park and Gardens

The Parks Department, with support from the Friends of Radipole Park and Gardens – our sister Friends group, have been successful in obtaining initial Heritage Lottery Funding (HLF) to draw up plans to improve Radipole Park and Gardens. They need your help to develop these proposals to enable a further application to be submitted in

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