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Archive for September, 2019

31st August 2019

Wednesday, September 4th, 2019

Litter picking round the park (8 Volunteers). There was also some work round the beds in the Boothby Grounds.

28th August 2019

Wednesday, September 4th, 2019

More trimming of the limes on Coronation Walk in the rain. Job finished from the work started last week. Then work started on the Ivy welded to the trees in the thicket by the Cole Street entrance. leveled of and left from about 6 feet up which should start to die off. Revealed a faerie […]

24 August 2019

Wednesday, September 4th, 2019

Paul K weeded the heather bed. All other volunteers litter picked around the park. Marion tidied up the herb garden.

21 August 2019

Wednesday, September 4th, 2019

Paul K dug out nettles from the Warriors Rest. GB, PH and KC carried on removing excess growth from the fencing and pathway at the figure of eight lake. A large group pruned the epicormic growth from the bases and bowls of the lime trees bordering Coronation Walk. They did 42 trees – the last […]

14 August 2019

Wednesday, September 4th, 2019

Paul K dug out nettles and docks at the Warriors Rest bed. The group went round the park and cut back on overhead branches.