Staffordshire Wildlife Trust
Barton under Needwood,
Formerly part of the Needwood Forest, until relatively recently the land was farmed for wheat and arable crops, a collection of seven estates and extended to over 9,000 acres of largely wooded parkland or ‘wood pasture’.
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Brankley Pastures is situated 2.5 miles north-west of Barton-under-Needwood in East Staffordshire. Take the B5016 about 0.75 miles west to Barton Gate. Turn right and, in 0.25 miles, left. After a further 0.5 miles go over a crossroads and continue alnog this road for approximately 0.25 miles. The parking area is on the left hand side.