Events Calendar





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Please note, all our tasks and events are open to non-members unless it specifically states otherwise, although we do ask that anyone who tries our weekly tasks and decides to become a “regular” joins the Society



January 2018


   


Tue-23-Jan 10.00 am Elm Farm. Organic Research Centre, Kintbury. SU414 654.  

Hedge laying. Parking on opposite side of the road from the main building in track leading to barns.

   

Tue-30-Jan 10.00 am Hampstead Norreys mound - SU 529 759

Scrub and vegetation clearance on this archaeological site. Parking in village hall car park SU 527 762

   

February 2018

   

Tue-6-Feb 10.00 am Sulham Water Meadows, Sulham. SU642 742

Coppicing bankside trees by the stream. Parking at Sulham Church SU645 742

   

Sat-10-Feb 10.30 am - 1.00 pm Bucklebury Common, Upper Bucklebury SU550 688

Heathland management. Join the Bucklebury Heathland Group to help maintain this important heathland habitat. Meet at Angels Corner SU 550 688

   

Tue-13-Feb 10.00 am Furze Hill, Hermitage SU512 740

Woodland and butterfly habitat management on this parish wildlife site. Ample parking at new village hall - through double gates off Pinewood Crescent

   

Tue-20-Feb 10.00 am Sheepdrove Organic Farm, Lambourne SU349 816

Hedge laying DO NOT USE SAT NAV for this site. Parking at the red barn SU349 816. A lunch of soup and rolls will be provided by our hosts.

   

Tue-27-Feb 10.00 am The Malt House, West Woodhay. SU395 637.

Hedge laying (visit #1) on the site we have worked on for several years. If you wish to enjoy the delicious lunch provided by The Malt House, then please confirm your attendance

to tonyjmcdonald@btinternet.com by the end of the day on Thursday 22nd February. If you miss the deadline, please bring your own lunch.

   

March 2018

   

Tue-6-Mar 10.00 am Ashampstead Common.  SU576 751

Veteran Tree Halo Polishing. Help us maintain the glades that help our veterans prosper. We will be cutting back bracken, bramble and small saplings. Meet at The Cottage, Ashampstead Common. SU5765 7512

   

Sun-11-Mar 10.30 am - 1.00 pm Bucklebury Common, Upper Bucklebury SU550 688

Heathland management. Join the Bucklebury Heathland Group to help maintain this important heathland habitat. Meet at Angels Corner SU 550 688

   

Tue-13-Mar 10.00 am The Malt House, West Woodhay. SU395 637.

Hedge laying (visit #2) on the site we have worked on for several years. If you wish to enjoy the delicious lunch provided by The Malt House, then please confirm your attendance to tonyjmcdonald@btinternet.com by the end of the day on Thursday 8th March. If you miss the deadline, please bring your own lunch.


   

Tue-20-Mar 10.00 am Basildon Primary School SU592 763

Woodland classroom maintenance. Park along Ashampstead Road

   

Tue-27-Mar 10.00 am Rushall Manor Farm, off Back Lane, Bradfield SU584 723

Woodland management, coppicing and ride widening. Meet at the Black Barn off Back Lane between Stanford Dingley and Bradfield.


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