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Archive for March, 2014

22nd March 2014

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

Edged the basketball courts at the Boothby (RB, GB, JR, JW) Cleared leaves by lower lake (AO, E, VL) Cleared muddy bits on the Coronation pathway (RB, RT, PK, LE, MR)

19th March

Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

Edward Kemp Community Garden and Growing Area Wirral Met Animal Husbandry and Horticulture students (10) worked around the perimeter of the site and helped tidy up in preparation for the skip next week. Yev, John and Kevin moved the remainder of the old compost into the new composting area. Steve S added more strips of […]

19th March

Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

Sixteen volunteers edged the basketball court in the Boothby Ground.

15th March

Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

Planted marguerites in the volunteer bed and planted forget-me-nots by the figure of 8 lake. Everyone else cleared the bank by the lower lake (dead leaves, surplus saplings). Carl D – litterpicked the playground area.

12th March

Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

Fourteen volunteers raked leaves into heaps, cut back some saplings. Info provided by Robbie – thanks!

8th March

Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

Sixteen volunteers cleared leaves from a bank by the lower lake and cut out some saplings.

5th March

Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

Fifteen volunteers cut back the gorse bed and raked up the dead leaves.

1st March

Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

Cut down some dead trees near the bridge in the lower lake. Cleared broken glass from the Boathouse and painted over the muddy smears on the walls. 16 volunteers. Carl D – “Litter Picker Extraordinaire” – litterpicked outside of hedge on Park Road East.

26th February

Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

Litter picked upper park around the perimeter. Very untidy.