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Corporate task (Saving the Saplings !)

Thursday 27th we had the pleasure of staff from Surrey County Council joining our usual Thursday volunteer task which was based at Thorn Hill. The main task of the day was to make happy saplings :). By this I mean … Continue reading

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Banking Success at Hawley Meadows

Last week colleagues from the Royal Bank of Scotland joined Andy, Bobbie and I to cut back fence lines at Hawley Meadows. This was one of four days on site in preparation for the Hawley Meadows Path Project, where over the … Continue reading

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Montgomery House Clearance in Wellesley Woodlands

On Thursday 22nd September the WWIG volunteers were joined by a mixture of civilian and military personnel from Montgomery Houses to work in Rushmoor Bottom, Duke’s Wood, Wellesley Woodlands.  Together they tackled invasive laurel around the back of the Wellington … Continue reading

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RBS Volunteers Help Improve Our Local Environment

Last Thursday 9 wonderful volunteers from RBS came out to help our dedicated Wellesley Woodland volunteer team, Laura and I at Puckridge. Puckridge is one of our SANG sites (Suitable Alternative Natural Green Space) that makes up Wellesley Woodland.   Keen to … Continue reading

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Hawley Meadows receives a boost

Hawley Meadows has been a hive of activity over a three day task thanks to colleagues from a local company, Blackwater Valley Volunteers, students and trainees. With such a large work force of 48 volunteers we tackled lots of outstanding jobs on the … Continue reading

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SGN and BV Volunteers improve habitat for goats and birds

Yesterday 30 of us descended on Long Island at Moor Green Lakes for a mammoth task. Our regular volunteers were joined by 12 colleagues from SGN, who bravely ferried our kit over the floating pontoon to set up camp at … Continue reading

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Mitie Muscles at Hawley Meadows

Today we headed over to Hawley Meadows to remove a redundant gate and cut back 200m of scrub which was overhanging the fence line and blocking the path. It was also great to have the help of three colleagues from … Continue reading

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Logical tree felling in Southwood

“On Friday we were joined by volunteers from the Logic Group in Fleet for a meadow clearance project in Southwood Woodland. Trees felled [to open up the meadow] included willow, silver birch and oak which were processed for burning and small log … Continue reading

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Kallo and Wessanen colleagues brave the floods

Yesterday Rhys and I headed out to meet the volunteers at Blackwater Meadows, but found the access was a tad soggy so waded in to check the depth. We could have driven in through the floods but would have been … Continue reading

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Lynchford Road Footpath transformed with Logical Mettle

A dark and univiting footpath in North Camp has been greatly improved with the help of rangers and volunteers from The Logic Group in Fleet. The footpath lies on the west of the A331 opposite the Kebur Builders Yard, running … Continue reading

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