||A Wildlife Trust reserve 2 miles southeast of central Newbury, adjacent to
Greenham Common. An area of mixed
woodland. Car parks at SU501656, SU505653 and SU512651, all accessed from tracks off Bury’s Bank
Road. Species include Purple Hairstreak,
Silver-washed Fritillary, White Admiral.
former gravel pits 1½ miles southeast of Aldermaston village owned by John
Stacey & Sons and managed as a reserve by the Wildlife Trust. An area of woodland, heath and bog.
Car park at SU614635 off Soke Road. Species include Grayling.
||A Local Nature Reserve 2½ miles southeast of central Newbury on former Ministry
of Defence land now managed by BBOWT. A very large site, previously a military
airfield, which has restored to its original status as heathland. Car park beside the old control tower at SU499652
(off Bury’s Bank Road). Car park donation is requested. Species
include Dingy Skipper, Grizzled Skipper, Grayling, Dark Green Fritillary.
||Lardon Chase & Lough Down
||A National Trust site on the western side of Streatley. An area of chalk downland overlooking the River Thames.
Car park at SU583807 off the B4009. Species include Grizzled Skipper, Dingy Skipper, Adonis Blue, Chalk Hill Blue, Small Blue.
||A National Trust site on the western edge of Maidenhead. An area of deciduous wood and common
land. Car park at SU 857809 off the
unclassified road (old A404) that leaves the A4 at the roundabout just east of
the A404(M) junction. Species include
White-letter Hairstreak, Purple Hairstreak.
||A Wildlife Trust reserve 1½ miles south of Pangbourne. An area of wood and grassland adjacent to the River Pang.
Park in layby on the A340 at SU633738. Species include White Admiral, Silver-washed Fritillary.
||A Wildlife Trust reserve 2½ miles north of Lambourn. An area of chalk downland, including a number of prehistoric
burial mounds. Car park at SU329827 off the unclassified road between Lambourn and Kingston Lyle. Species include Dingy Skipper, Chalk Hill Blue, Small Blue.
||A Wildlife Trust reserve 5 miles southwest of Bracknell. An area of woodland, heath and bog.
Car park at SU838631 off Crowthorne Road. Species include Silver-studded Blue, Grayling.