How you can help

Lend a Hand

The more people lend a hand, the more we can achieve. You can help us achieve more by offering any kind of help, whether that is regularly, or just occasionally.  Here are some ideas….

  • Practical conservation work. See our list of upcoming sessions here      
  • Help with writing or designing materials such as newsletters, leaflets and posters. 
  • Developing timed walks that we can offer as a leaflet on our website
  • Researching  issues, from water pollution in the Panny/Northbrook, through to the history of the area.  
  • Communications Using social media, traditional media, visits, talks and so on
  • Funding : writing applications for funding grants
  • building relationships with local groups and organisations; this could be a speciality, eg working with local schools or with local businesses
  • being a member of our Steering Group,
If you are interested in having a chat about the kinds of things we are doing and what you might do, please email us at with your phone number and we will give you ring.


If you would like to make a donation to support improvement projects across Ludwell Valley Park, you can make them through Ludwell Life. We can accept donations that are for:

  • Supporting the work that our group does. This is best done by becoming a Friend of Ludwell Life
  • For a specific object or project – subject to that being within our agreed activities in the Valley Park and fitting with Exeter City Council’s goals and rules.
  • For our new community orchard project in particular. We welcome approaches from individuals, groups and companies.

You can make a donation at any time, or contact us to discuss a donation:

  • BACS.  Ludwell Life account number 65802913. Sort code 089299
  • cheque, made out to Ludwell Life. Post to 50 Well Oak Park, Exeter EX2 5BB
  • Paypal (Ludwell Life)