Tag Archives: Covebrook

Lone Ranger – Covebrook Southwood Meadows Task

On Thursday the 31st I had the joy of leading my first task ALONE !!!! In the near future, our big Massey tractor will be on its way to the Covebrook for its yearly hay cut, unfortunately¬†access to the meadow … Continue reading

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Creative Covebrook littering on hay meadow

The BV volunteers joined Cove Brook Greenway Group to hay cut a wildflower meadow on the Covebrook near Blunden Hall. It was a tad hot, so there were frequent rests to cool off in the shade of the large lime … Continue reading

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Cove Brook Greenway Work Update

Our planned bramble bash and scrub clearance on the 11th January¬†had to be changed due to the severe flooding on Southwood Meadows so once again the team set to and litter picked an area we don’t usually get to. Eleven … Continue reading

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Machine fun on the Covebrook

Chris and Steven got stuck into playing with hay-making machines on Thursday at Covebrook. We were working on the brook just south of Cove Road, near the Southwood Pavilion to promote wildflowers such as meadow sweet. The meadow was cut … Continue reading

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Covebrook Hay cut for wildflowers

On Tuesday our gaggle of keen volunteers hay-cut meadows along Covebrook by Blunden Hall. Volunteers from Cove Brook Greenway Group and Blackwater Valley, joined forces to improve the meadows. They used a motorscythe machine to cut the hay which was … Continue reading

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