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Archive for May, 2019

17 May 2019

Wednesday, May 29th, 2019

Marion Planted some herbs in herb garden and watered some seeds that are starting to push through.

29 May 2019

Wednesday, May 29th, 2019

The volunteers continued weeding the beds and removing the old bedding plants from in front of the Visitor centre. Glynn Kurt and Paul stained part of the enclosure around the bins by the visitor centre. The staining should be finished next week.

25 May 2019

Wednesday, May 29th, 2019

Marion tidied up the herb garden, 4 other volunteers litter picked around the park.

22 May 2019

Wednesday, May 29th, 2019

Bramble cutting in upper park. Paul K continued with bramble clearance from area near performance space.

18 May 2019

Wednesday, May 29th, 2019

Cleaned up back of bowling green office and other litter picking. Paul working in upper park weeding and clearing brambles.

Birkenhead Park poem by Peter Smith

Wednesday, May 15th, 2019

When working in the park you need not fear for only the trees and the birds are near Working with nature makes you feel of use and relieves you of the unemployment blues You work from 10 to 12 a perfect way to start your day as a volunteer it’s rewarding in every way With […]

4 May

Wednesday, May 8th, 2019

Pauline B and Paul K cleared brambles by performance ground. Other volunteers litter picked.

1 May

Wednesday, May 8th, 2019

Paul K continued with bramble clearance. Only 6 volunteers today. Continued weeding flower beds by visitors centre. Marion worked on herb garden planted some Oregano and sunflower seeds etc.

25 April

Wednesday, May 8th, 2019

Weeding beds by visitor centre. Litter picking. Repairing fishing platform in upper park. Paul K continued with bramble task.

20 April

Wednesday, May 8th, 2019

Eric litter picked (3 full bags), and partially emptied the litter bins. Pauline pruned back the holly and ivy. Paul K continued with bramble clearance. Michael litter picked.