look and role unveiled for Brean Down wardens
National Trust's wardens on Brean Down have been renamed 'rangers'
getting brand new roles as part of a number of changes.
The trust's staff have also
their traditional dark green uniforms replaced with these orange
their conservation and countryside maintenance skills, the new
rangers will be spending more time meeting and talking with visitors.
Andy Mayled, the trust's General Manager for Somerset, told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"To change the way everybody sees the trust as an organisation,
we wanted to offer something different to see. A physical change
is a clear statement that we're serious and that we want to be
as well known for our work in the countryside as we are for our
"Our rangers at Brean and elsewhere will now be working at
weekends when most of our visitors are around and we're there
to help give people an enjoyable time. We will be organising new
and exciting events and activities and want people to tell us
what they would like to do. The Trust owns this land on behalf
of everyone and we want to allow more people access to it."
For more information about things to do in the great outdoors
visit the trust's website here.