Working Parties for 2017.


Full list for the year.

Date Time Location Task
 Monday
25th December

Bank Holiday - Merry Christmas!

 Monday
18th December
9:30a.m. Meet by the Scout Hut. Path clearing starting in Old Covert.
Monday
11th December
9:30a.m. Hinging Bank Covert. Start work clearing footpath in Hinging Bank Covert.
Monday
04th December
9:30a.m. Hinging Bank Covert. Clean up a fallen Sycamore and overhanging branches over path, (saws, loppers etc.).
Monday
27th November
9:30a.m. Pond Area. General tidy-up of the area. Plant Alder saplings and Spring Bulbs.
Monday
20th November
9:30a.m 1) Beech Drive Car Park
2) Wistaston Green Road Car Park.
Cut and lay new paving slabs for the base of the "Wonderful Wistaston" plaques on the rocks at Joey-The-Swan and Wistaston Green Road Car Park.
Monday
13th November
9:30a.m Beech Drive Car Park. Cut and lay new paving slabs for the base of the "Wonderful Wistaston" plaque on the rock at Joey-The-Swan.
Monday
06 th November
9:30a.m. Meet at the old Model Railway site. Plant bulbs and tidy up the site of the new hedge.
Monday
30th October
9:30a.m Meet at the old Model Railway site. Hedge Laying.
Monday
23rd October
9:30a.m Meet at the old Model Railway site. Hedge Laying.
Monday
16th October
9:30a.m Meet at the old Model Railway site. Carry on with prep work for hedge laying later on this year.
Monday
09th October
9:30a.m Meet at the old Model Railway site. Carry on with prep work for hedge laying later on this year.
Monday
02nd October
9:30a.m Meet at the old Model Railway site. Carry on with prep work for hedge laying later on this year.
Monday
25th September
9:30a.m Meet at the old Model Railway site. Carry on with prep work for hedge laying later on this year.
Monday
18th September
9:30a.m Meet at the old Model Railway site. Carry on with prep work for hedge laying later on this year.
Monday
11th September
9:30a.m Meet at the old Model Railway site. Carry on with prep work for hedge laying later on this year.
Monday
4th September
9:30a.m Meet at Beech Drive Car Park. Start work on the hedge in old railway site.

Monday 28th August is a Bank Holiday

Monday
21st August
9:30a.m. Meet at Wistaston Green Road Car Park. Finish off clearing Wistaston Green Road Car Park.
Monday
14th August
9:30a.m. Meet at Wistaston Green Road Car Park. Small area of Balsam to finish off then clear up Wistaston Green Road Car Park.
Monday
7th August
9:30a.m. Meet by the last seat below the football pitch. Make safe the damaged Willow Tree by the stream that is a potential Health Hazard.
Monday
31st July
9:30a.m Meet at Wistaston Green Road Car Park. Finish off Himalayan Balsam pulling.
Monday
24th July
9:30a.m Meet at Wistaston Green Road Car Park. Himalayan Balsam pulling on the area below Field lane.
Monday
17th July
9:30a.m Meet at Field Lane steps. Himalayan Balsam pulling. Wellies - gloves - long sleeves required
Monday
3rd July
9:30a.m. Meet at Field Lane steps. Start rebuilding the boardwalk in Hinging Bank Covert.
Monday
26th June
9:30a.m. Meet at Field Lane steps. Removal of dangerous board walk over the muddy section ready for new one .
Monday
19th June
9:30a.m. Meet by the old railway track area. Planting the Oak Trees.
Monday
12th June
9:30a.m. Meet by the old railway track area. Finish off making trees safe and preparing growing-on beds.
Monday
05th June
9:30a.m. Meet by the old railway track area. Carry on making an area to grow-on the 500 sessile Oak Trees.
Monday
29th May
May Bank Holiday
Monday
22nd May
9:30a.m. Meet by the old railway track area, Beech Drive Car Park. Make an area to grow-on the 500 sessile Oak Trees that we got from the Forestry Commission.

Monday
15th May

 
Monday
8th May
9:30a.m. Meet by the Scout Hut. Put down woodchip on the path through Old Covert. Wheelbarrows and rakes required.
Monday
1st May
Early May Bank Holiday
Monday
24th April
9:30a.m. Meet by the seat in filter beds. Carry on with clearing overgrown shrubs that are over path and path edges.
Monday
17th April
Bank Holiday. A well earned break for the volunteers.
Monday
10th April
9:30a.m The Filter Beds As last week starting from the wide bridge in the filter beds towards the recreation ground. Essential Equipment - A Flask.
Monday
3rd April
9:30a.m TBC Carry on with footpath edging and cutting back overhanging growth.
Monday
27th March
9:30a.m Meet by the crossroad footpath at the bottom of Field Lane steps. Carry on with footpath edging and cutting back growth overhanging the path towards Wistaston Green Road car park.
Monday
20th March
9:30a.m Meet by the play area. Tree planting.
Monday
13th March
9:30a.m Meet at the bottom of Field Lane steps. Carry on with clearing storm damage.
Monday
06th March
9:30a.m Meet at the rise to the filter beds from Joey. Carry on with storm damage clear up.
Monday
27th February
9:30a.m Meet at Beech Drive car park. Clean up and make safe after Storm Doris. Saws loppers and brushes required.
Monday
20th February
9:30a.m Meet by the seat at the filter beds footpath crossroads. Finish raking off the wild flower area where we left off previously.
Monday
13th February
9:30a.m. Meet at the Rising Sun car park. Work on the wild flower meadow in the triangle by the cycle path.
Monday
6th February
9:30a.m. Meet at Beech Drive car park. Backing up of hedge laying and then move on to wild flower area in Filter Beds to strim area and clear some fallen/broken branches.
Monday
30th January
9:30a.m. Meet at Beech Drive car park. Carry on finishing laying of hedge. Awaiting delivery of 150 whips.
Monday
23rd January
    No information received.
Monday
16th January
9:30a.m. Meet at Beech Drive car park. Hedge Laying in the area that we removed the old chestnut paling fence from. Weather permitting.
Monday
9th January
9:30a.m. Meet at Beech Drive car park. Clear leaves from paths and assess priorities for coming year.
 

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