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Tices Tuesday Task

This week our usual volunteer group joined the group at Tices meadow to created a team 19 people strong including Andy and I. It was a beautiful day and there was even time for a spot of bird watching.  Armed … Continue reading

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Mooving Along At Tices Meadow

Have you seen there are now 10 Dexter cattle down at Tices Meadow?  They will be on site all winter, giving the grass a much needed shortening.  These cattle have grazed for us before up at Hawley Meadows, so if … Continue reading

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Something a little different for Farnham Quarry

On a cold and wet Saturday morning the volunteer group met up and litter picked along the road, river and footpaths of Farnham Quarry.  Thinking we would not get much, an hour and a half later we had collected 9 bags … Continue reading

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Ditching in Tices Wood at Farnham Quarry

Yesterday a hoard of 20 volunteers descended on Tices Wood, at the north eastern end of Farnham Quarry. A derilect ditch was rejunvenated to drain off some of the flood water on the old plant site meadow. We forded the mighty … Continue reading

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Farnham Quarry Work Party Update

The 1st of December was the start of Tices Meadow/Farnham Quarry volunteer work parties.  There was a great turn out with 18 volunteers who managed to clear the size of a football pitch of the self seed willow in the Wheatear … Continue reading

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Farnham Quarry Volunteers

A new volunteer group has been started to carry out work at Farnham Quarry, which is a 55 hectare site in need of renovation now that the quarry working is over.  The Environment Agency have put in a new river … Continue reading

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