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List of Local Wildlife Sites

This 'raw' list is provided as a starting point based on the July 2013 LWS meetings with the LWS number, name provided. The agreed Decision has been added following the meetings.

'Wildlife' will also include geological and geodiversity sites.

____NAME ______ │ July Decision

1 Mile Oak Farm Bank │ No

2 Cockroost Hill West │ Yes

3 Cockroost Hill East │ Yes

4 Mile Oak Fields │ Yes

5 Southwick Hill East │ Yes

6 Sidehill Scrub │ Yes

7 Portslade North Slope │ No

8 Mile Oak Farm Earthwork │ No

9 Loxdale Centre │ No

10 Emmaus and St Nicholas │ Yes

11 Foredown allotments │ Yes

12 New Barn Farm Slope │ Yes

13 Basin Road South │ Yes

14 North Benfield Valley │ Yes

15 Benfield Valley Central │ Yes

16 Dyke Trail │ Yes

17 St Helens Churchyard │ Yes

18 Dyke Trail South │ No

19 Benfield Valley South │ Yes

20 Round Hill │ Yes

21 Mill View Hospital │ No

22 St Leonards Churchyard │ Yes

23 Alexandra Court │ No

24 Toad’s Hole Valley │ Yes to east facing slope; valley should be treated as if designated

25 Dyke Road Strip │ Yes

26 Waterhall Golf South │ Yes + pLNR

27 Waterhall Golf Central │ Yes + pLNR

28 Waterhall Golf North │ Yes + pLNR

29 Waterhall Farm Slope │ Yes

30 Hove Park Reservoir │ Yes

31 Casterbridge Farm │ Yes

32 Sweet Hill │ Yes

33 Waterhall Valley │ Yes + pLNR

34 Sweet Hill West │ Yes

35 Waterhall East │ Yes

36 Green Ridge & Coney Woods │ Yes + pLNR

37 Three Cornered Copse │ Yes

38 Engineerium Grounds │ Should be treated as if designated

39 St Andrew Old Church │ No

40 Park Royal & High School │ Yes

41 Cardinal Newman School │ Yes

42 Highcroft Villas │ Yes

43 Millers Road │ No

44 Withdean Road Woods │ No

45 Station Road │ Yes

46 Tongdean Rise │ No

47 Redhill Sports Ground │ Should be treated as if designated

48 Bramble Rise │ No

49 Braypool │ No

50 Hogtrough Bottom │ Treat as if designated

51 Scrub at Mill Road Roundabout │ No

52 Black Lion Copse │ No

53 Withdean Park Copse │ Yes

54 Surrenden Field Copse │ Yes

55 Oak Close Copse │ No

56 The Preston Twins │ No

56a Surrenden Crescent & Surrenden Road │ Yes

57 Parkmore Terrace Railside │ Treat as if designated

58 Argyle Road Copse │ Treat as if designated

59 Brighton Station North │ Yes

60 Brighton Station South │ Destroyed

61 Howard Terrace Slopes │ No

62 Whittingehame Gardens Copse │ No

63 Dorothy Stringer Wildlife Area │ Yes + proposed LNR

64 Patcham Court Farm │ Treat as if designated

65 Patcham Court Field │ No

66 Braeside Avenue Scrub │ Yes

67 Ewe Bottom │ Yes

68 Standean Cottage Down │ Yes

69 Deep Bottom & The Chattri │ Yes

70 Ditchling Road SW │ Yes + proposed LNR

71 London Road Station │ Yes

72 Roundhill Copse │ Treat as if designated

73 Elmore Road Scrub │ No

74 Beaufort Terrace │ Treat as if designated

75 Burstead Woods │ Yes + proposed LNR

76 Hollingbury Wood │ Yes + proposed LNR

77 Hollingbury Golf Course │ Yes + proposed LNR

78 Queensdown │ Yes + proposed LNR

79 Wild Park │ No - !!!

80 39 Acres │ No

81 Ditchling Road │ Yes + proposed LNR part only

82 Hollingbury Industrial Estate │ Yes + proposed LNR

83 Coldean Lane Slopes │ Treat as if designated

84 Crespin Way Copse │ Yes

85 Watts Bank │ Yes

86 Hodshrove Wood │ Yes

87 North Bevendean Down │ Yes + proposed LNR

88 Heath Hill Down │ Yes + proposed LNR

89 South Bevendean Down │ Yes

90 Bevendean Horse Paddocks │ Yes + proposed LNR

91 Brown Loaf Farm │ No

92 Bevendean Farm Slope │ Yes

93 Falmer Hill │ Yes

94 Land off Ashurst Road │ Yes

95 Westlain Plantation │ Yes

96 Wollards Field │ No

97 Land at Coldean Lane │ Yes + LNR

98 Stanmer Park South │ Yes + LNR

99 Stanmer Park North │ Yes + LNR

100 Stanmer Park East │ Yes + LNR

101 Lots Pond to the Ridge │ Yes + LNR

102 Cemeteries off Bear Road │ Yes + LNR

103 Stevenson Road Quarry │ Yes

104 Land at Sea-Saw Way │ Yes + LNR

105 Maderia Drive Green Wall │ Yes

106 Volks Railway East │ Yes + LNR

107 Volks Railway Central │ Yes + LNR

108 Volks Railway West │ Yes + LNR

109 Beach at Black Rock │ Yes + LNR

110 Brighton Marina │ Yes

111 Cliff Road Paddock │ Yes

112 Cliff Corner │ Yes

113 Sheepcote Valley North │ Yes + LNR

114 Sheepcote Valley South │ Yes + LNR

115 East Brighton Golf Course │ Yes

116 Mount Pleasant │ Yes

117 Ovingdean Church to Cattle Hill │ Yes

118 Roedean School Slope │ Yes

119 Copse at Woodingdean Cemetary │ Yes

120 Land at 54 Crescent Drive North │ No

121 Land at Bexhill Road │ Yes

122 Field East of Woodingdean │ Yes

122a Field E of Ravenswood Drive │ Yes - using 1998 data

123 Scrub East of Woodingdean │ Yes

124 Bazehill Road Reservoir │ No

125 Happy Valley Downland │ Yes

126 Abinger Road Paddock │ Yes

127 Old Cottage Paddocks │ Yes

128 Meadow Vale Paddocks │ No - Should be Yes! Very important for largest Red Star-thistle (Centaurea calcitrapa) pop in UK.

129 Long Hill │ Treat as if Yes

130 Ovingdean Copse │ No

131 Ovingdean Hall │ Treat as if Yes

132 Rottingdean Pond │ Yes

133 Whiteway Lane │ Yes

134 High Hill │ Treat as if Yes

135 Balsdean Down │ Yes

136 Balsdean Down East │ Yes

137 Balsdean Downland North │ Yes

138 Saltdean │ Yes

139 Saltdean Vale │ Yes

140 Coombe Meadow │ Yes

141 Saltdean Chalk Pit │ Yes - using 1998 data

142 Westfield Avenue │ Yes

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Proposed Brighton and Hove Local Wildlife Sites (2013 meetings)

A: To be considered from 7pm, Wednesday 17th July, Portslade Town Hall

#OS REFSURVEY NAME

1 TQ 242,091 Mile Oak Farm Bank

2 TQ 243,086 Cockroost Hill West

3 TQ 248,084 Cockroost Hill East

4 TQ 246,078 Mile Oak Fields

5 TQ 246,070 Southwick Hill East

6 TQ 247,066 Sidehill Scrub

7 TQ 249,081 Portslade North Slope

8 TQ 251,080 Mile Oak Farm Earthwork

9 TQ 256,060 Loxdale Centre

10 TQ 256,063 Emmaus & St Nicholas

11 TQ 256,071 Foredown Allotments

12 TQ 254,082 New Barn Farm Slope

13 TQ 264,045 Basin Road South

14 TQ 260,092 North Benfield Valley

15 TQ 262,071 Benfield Valley Central

16 TQ 266,085 Dyke Trail

17 TQ 267,072 St Helen’s Churchyard

18 TQ 269,077 Dyke Trail South

19 TQ 264,064 Benfield Valley South

20 TQ 269,084 Round Hill

21 TQ 274,064 Mill View Hospital

22 TQ 265,052 St Leonard’s Churchyard

23 TQ 279,067 Alexandra Court

24 TQ 279,075 Toads Hole Valley

25 TQ 275,089 Dyke Road Strip

26 TQ 282,087 Waterhall Golf South

27 TQ 282,091 Waterhall Golf Central

28 TQ 284,099 Waterhall Golf North

29 TQ 279,099 Waterhall Farm Slope

30 TQ 283,067 Hove Park Reservoir

31 TQ 285,112 Casterbridge Farm

32 TQ 290,101 Sweet Hill Scrub

33 TQ 285,091 Waterhall Valley

34 TQ 287,094 Sweet Hill West

35 TQ 294,092 Waterhall East

36 TQ 294,087 Green Ridge & Coney Woods

37 TQ 285,075 Three Cornered Copse

38 TQ 285,065 Engineerium Grounds

39 TQ 286,048 St Andrew Old Church

40 TQ 302,047 Park Royal & High School

41 TQ 296,056 Cardinal Newman School

42 TQ 301,060 Highcroft Villas

43 TQ 300,063 Millers Road

44 TQ 298,070 Withdean Road Woods

45 TQ 299,071 Station Road

46 TQ 292,077 Tongdean Rise

47 TQ 290,081 Redhill Sports Ground

B: To be considered from 7pm, Tuesday 23rd July, Brighton Town Hall

#OS REFSURVEY NAME

48 TQ 293,084 Bramble Rise

49 TQ 293,101 Braypool

50 TQ 295,105 Hogtrough Bottom

51 TQ 300,092 Scrub at Mill Road Roundabout

52 TQ 301,090 Black Lion Copse

53 TQ 305,078 Withdean Park Copse

54 TQ 301,075 Surrenden Field Copse

55 TQ 301,071 Oak Close Copse

56 TQ 303,063 The Preston Twins

56a TQ 305,073 Surrenden Crescent and Surrenden Road

57 TQ 308,055 Parkmore Terrace Railside

58 TQ 309,054 Argyle Road Copse

59 TQ 310,053 Brighton Station North

60 TQ 310,051 Brighton Station South

61 TQ 306,052 Howard Terrace Slopes

62 TQ 306,070 Whittingehame Gardens

63 TQ 308,071 Dorothy Stringer Wildlife Area

64 TQ 302,092 Patcham Court Farm

65 TQ 305,092 Patcham Court Field

66 TQ 313,094 Braeside Avenue Scrub

67 TQ 303,098 Ewe Bottom

68 TQ 308,102 Standean Cottage Down

69 TQ 304,109 Deep Bottom & The Chattri

70 TQ 318,081 Ditchling Road SW

71 TQ 313,058 London Road Station

72 TQ 317,056 Roundhill Copse

73

74 TQ 321,049 Beaufort Terrace

75 TQ 318,073 Burstead Wood

76 TQ 314,075 Hollingbury Wood

77 TQ 321,076 Hollingbury Golf Course

78 TQ 324,071 Queensdown

79 TQ 379,078 Wild Park

80 TQ 326,084 39 Acres

81 TQ 324,090 Ditchling Road

82 TQ 322,090 Hollingbury Industrial Estate

83 TQ 325,094 Coldean Lane Slopes

84 TQ 323,066 Crespin Way Copse

85 TQ 324,066 Watts Bank

86 TQ 333,071 Hodshrove Wood

87 TQ 337,065 North Bevendean Down

88 TQ 343,065 Heath Hill Down

89 TQ 331,062 South Bevendean Down

90 TQ 337,059 Bevendean Horse Paddocks

91 TQ 345,059 Brown Loaf Farm

92 TQ 347,063 Bevendean Farm Slope

93 TQ 348,076 Falmer Hill

94 TQ 342,077 Land off Ashurst Road

C: To be considered from 7pm, Tuesday 9th July, Saltdean Community Centre

#OS REFSURVEY NAME

95 TQ 346,080 Westlian Plantation and Westlain Belt

96 TQ 339,082 Woollards Field

97 TQ 333,086 Land at Coldean Lane

98 TQ 337,090 Stanmer Park South

99 TQ 327,098 Stanmer Park North

100 TQ 342,091 Stanmer Park East

101 TQ 343,099 Lots Pond to The Ridge, Stanmer

102 TQ 327,056 Cemeteries off Bear Road

103 TQ 323,043 Stevenson Road Quarry

104 TQ 338,052 Land at Sea-Saw Way

105 TQ 319,037 Maderia Drive Green Wall

106 TQ 328,034 Volks Railway East

107 TQ 323,036 Volks Railway - Central

108 TQ 318,037 Volks Railway - West

109 TQ 334,032 Beach at Black Rock

110 TQ 340,029 Brighton Marina

111 TQ 338,034 Cliff Road Paddock

112 TQ 340,033 Cliff Corner

113 TQ 342,052 Sheepcote Valley North

114 TQ 342,037 Sheepcote Valley South

115 TQ 347,042 East Brighton Golf Course

116 TQ 353,044 Mount Pleasant

117 TQ 353,036 Ovingdean Church to Cattle Hill

118 TQ 349,034 Ovingdean School Slope

119 TQ 348,054 Copse at Woodingdean Cemetery

120 TQ 363,058 Land at 54 Crescent Drive North

121 TQ 365,061 Land at Bexhill Road

122 TQ 370,048 FieldEast of Woodingdean

122a TQ 365,045 Field off Ravenswood Drive

123 TQ 372,047 Scrub East of Woodingdean

124 TQ 375,043 Bazehill Road Reservoir

125 TQ 356,048 Happy Valley Downland

126 TQ 361,047 Abinger Road Paddock

127 TQ 360,044 Old Cottage Paddocks

128 TQ 361,041 Meadow Vale Paddocks

129 TQ 359,040 Long Hill

130 TQ 362,035 Ovingdean Copse

131 TQ 358,036 Ovingdean Hall

132 TQ 369,025 Rottingdean Pond

133 TQ 375,028 Whiteway Lane

134 TQ 377,038 High Hill

135 TQ 376,044 Balsdean Down

136 TQ 380,048 Balsdean Down East

137 TQ 381,056 Balsdean Downland North

138 TQ 381,033 Saltdean Down

139 TQ 387,034 Saltdean Vale

140 TQ 391,030 Coombe Meadow

141 TQ 387,027 Saldean Chalk Pit

142 TQ xxx,xxx Westfield Avenue

Local Geological Sites need to be added:

Black Rock

Friar's Bay

Goldstone (Hove Park)

Stanmer Village

Local Nature Reserves and SSSIs also need to be added:

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Here is the list of LWSs supplied by Rich Howorth from the Biosphere Reserve project:

Site No. (survey reference) | Site Name

1 (2) Cockroost Hill West

2 (4) Mile Oak Fields

3 Cockroost Hill East

4 (7) Cockroost Bottom Lynchet (Portslade North Slope)

5 (8) Foredown Ridge – Earthwork (Mile Oak Farm Earthwork)

6 (12) Foredown Ridge – Eastern Side (New Barn Farm Slope)

7 (10) Emmaus Gardens & St Nicholas

8 (by 14) Bridleway East of Benfield Ridge

9 (15) Benfield Valley Golf Course (Benfield Valley Central)

10 (13) Basin Road South

11 (20) Brighton & Hove Golf Course (Round Hill)

12 (24) Toads' Hole Valley

13 (31) East Hill (Casterbridge Farm)

14 (26,27,28,33,34,35) Waterhall

15 (37) Three Cornered Copse

16 (36) Green Ridge

17 (48) Bramble Rise Copse

18 (36) Coney Wood

19 (49) Braypool Sports Ground

20 (44) Tivoli Copse and Railway Woodland (Withdean Road Woods)

21 (11) Foredown Allotments

22 (5) Oakdene, Southwick Hill

23 (67) Ewe Bottom Hill

24 (69) Chattri Down (Deep Bottom & The Chattri)

25 (57,58,59,60) Brighton Station

26 (82) Hollingbury Industrial Estate

27 (84) Crespin Way (Copse)

28 (85) Brighton University (Watts Bank)

29 (106,107,108) Volks Railway

30 (102) Woodvale, Extra-mural & Downs Cemeteries (off Bear Road)

31 (109) Black Rock Beach

32 (104) Wilson Avenue, Whitehawk (Land at Sea-saw Way)

33 (110) Brighton Marina

34 (113,114) Sheepcote Valley

35 (95) Westlain Plantation/Hog Plantation

36 (101) Tenant Lain & Moon's Gate Woods

37 (119) Woodingdean Cemetery (Copse)

38 (117) Cattle Hill

39 (116) Mount Pleasant

40 (117) St Wulfran's Woods

41 (125 partial) Happy Valley (Downland)

42 (131 partial) Ovingdean School Grounds

43 (129) Wanderdown Road Open Space

44 (127) Ovingdean Road Horse Paddocks (Old Cottage Paddocks)

45 (126) Abinger Road Open Space

46 (121) Bexhill Road, Woodingdean

47 (122a) Cowley Drive Paddocks (Field off Ravenswood Drive)

48 (122) Bostle Bottom (Field E of Woodingdean)

49 (NA) Castle Hill Arable Field

50 (133) Whiteway Lane

51 (135) Balsdean Downland West

52 (134) High Hill Pasture

53 (136) Balsdean Downland East

54 (138) Wivelsfield Road Grassland (Saltdean Down)

55 (137) Balsdean Downland North

56 (141) Quarry Field (Saltdean Chalk Pit)

57 (139) Looes Barn Woodland (Saltdean Vale)

58 (140) Coombe Farm (Meadow)

59 (118) Roedean School Bank (Slope)

60 (17) St Helen's Churchyard

61 (68) Ewe Bottom (Standean Cottage Down)

62 (120) Honeysett (Land at 54 Crescent Drive North)

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