Riverside Meadows lies immediately to the south of Wallingford Bridge, which is a scheduled ancient monument within the Chilterns, and contains 3 known important archaeological sites. The area also hosts the annual Wallingford Regatta and Raft race.
The council purchased land at Riverside Meadows in 2001, to safeguard the site from the threat of development.
South Oxfordshire District Council and the jointly manage the Meadows. We have included interpretation boards with information about the Meadows. Please take notice of the guidance given on these signs. If you have any questions about the site then contact the site warden on 01865 409410 or alternatively visit the Earth Trust information pages.
Riverside Meadows 5-year management plan
The council has prepared a 5-year management plan for the meadows which aims to provide public access, archaeological interpretation and wildlife value to the area. You can download a copy of the plan from the downloads section of this page.
The Earth Trust organise a programme of events running throughout the year, some of which take place at Riverside Meadows.
Volunteers play an important role in the management of the site, find out here how you can get involved.
Riverside park and pools
Last reviewed: 19 - 07 - 2018