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Archive for October, 2016

22/10/16

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016

Eric cleared the path of moss & etc next to the lower lake. Robbie and Les litter picked. Paul K planted Marguerite and campawula roots in the booth-by bed. Weeded some beds too.

19/10/16

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016

Put in a job at HYPE ground near Cole street entrance. Bags of fly tipping had been put over the fence by the entrance. Jim the head gardener had to get another tractor to use it’s digger to scoop all the rubbish into the two flat beds. It was not a job that should have […]

08/10/16

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016

Marion and Paul K weeded the booth by ground flower bed, cut back the Marguerite and plates gladiolus bulbs.

5/10/16

Friday, October 7th, 2016

Worked around the upper lake by Birkenhead Park. Cleared and tidyed around the ohrubo. Cut down shrubo fench height. Tony

5/10/16

Friday, October 7th, 2016

Cleared lake edge in upper park. View much better now although structural integrity of bank compromised by big Eric & Mike Bygate pulling up trees!

1/10/16

Friday, October 7th, 2016

We did some litter picking today around the lower and upper lake. Tony & Evan

28/9/16

Friday, October 7th, 2016

Volunteers worked with the environment agency to make about 12 cages for fish to be protected from toting corwatvants it consisted of taking 4-5 meters length of course wire mesh and bending the ends to create a circular cage. On top of this a synthetic black mesh was attached with plastic ties. The cages were […]