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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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