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Working Parties for 2018.


Full list for the year.

Date Time Location Task
Monday
27th August

August Bank Holiday

Monday
20th August
09:30 The pond area. Reduce the size of the old Guilder Rose to promote new growth.

Saws, loppers, spades etc.

Monday
13th August
09:30   Remove & Transplant Flag Iris from where the two streams join. Wellies and spades required.
Monday
06th August
09:30

Meet at Wistaston Green Road Car Park.

Finish off Himalayan Balsam pulling.
Monday
30th July
09:30

Meet by the Scout Hut.

Clearing the edges of the pathways in Old Covert.
Monday
23rd July
09:30

Meet by the play area.

Removal of Himalayan Balsam. Possibly working amongst nettles by the brook so Wellies, Long Sleeves and Gloves recommended.
Monday
16th July
09:30 Meet by the bench at the bottom of Field Lane steps. Carry on with cutting back grass along the footpath and finish off cutting back in Hinging Bank Covert.
Monday
09th July
09:30 Wistaston Green Road Car Park.

Finish off tidying Wistaston Green Road Car Park area.

Monday
02nd July
09:30 Wistaston Green Road Car Park.

Tidy up the Car Park area.

Monday
25th June
09:30 Filter Beds.

Cut back nettles etc., from path edge around the circular path in the filter beds.

Start planting of the area around the edge of new pond.

Monday
18th June
09:30 The Play area at Joey the Swan.

Carry on with footpath edging.

Monday
11th June
09:30 The Play area at Joey the Swan. Edge footpath where weed killer has taken effect and deposit the waste.
Monday
4th June
09:30 Meet at the New Pond. General cleaning up around the pond and the Willow hedge.
Monday
28th May

Late Spring Bank Holiday

Monday
21st May
09:30 Joey the Swan entrance.

Tidy up around the pond by Joey entrance.

Monday
14th May
09:30 Meet at the New Pond. Carry on at the new pond area.
Monday
07th May

Early Spring Bank Holiday

Monday
30th April
09:30 Meet at the New Pond. Carry on with construction of the new pond.
Monday
23rd April
09:30 Meet at the New Pond. Carry on with construction of the new pond. Bring your own flask as David is away.
Monday
16th April
09:30 Meet at the New Pond. Carry on with construction of the new pond.
Monday
09th April
09:30 Meet at the recreation ground at rear of football pitch. Carry on with clearing of fallen trees behind top football pitch. Start work on the new pond; time and weather permitting.
Monday
02nd April

Easter Monday Bank Holiday

Monday
26th March
09:30 Meet at the recreation ground at rear of football pitch.

Carry on with clearing of fallen trees behind top football pitch.

Monday
19th March
09:30 Meet at the recreation ground at rear of football pitch.

Clearance of hung-up trees and scrub with a view to planting saplings.

Monday
12th March

09:30

Meet at the recreation ground at rear of football pitch. Continued the clearance of 
overhanging, dead branches and bramble patches.
Monday
05th March
09:30 Meet at the recreation ground at rear of football pitch.
  1. Clearing fallen branches etc., ready for replanting.
  2. Locate field drains in this area.
Monday
26th February
09:30 Meet by the seat at the bottom of Field Lane steps.

Tidy up the wet area next to the old filter beds.

Wellies, saws, loppers and rakes required.

Monday
19th February
09:30 Meet by the seat at the bottom of Field Lane steps.
  1. Cut back wild flower meadow in old filter beds
  2. Cut back willow that has grown since last clearance
Monday
12th February
09:30 Meet at the Rising Sun Car Park Work on clearing the wild flower triangle.
Monday
05th February
09:30 Meet at Beech Drive Car Park Carry on with Drainage Ditches.
Monday
29th January
09:30 Meet at Beech Drive Car Park Ditch maintenance.
Monday
22 January
09:30 Meet at Beech Drive Car Park. Carry on with the woodland paths that we abandoned last week.
Monday
15th January
09:30 Abandoned.Waterlogged.
 Monday
08th January

09:30

Meet at Beech Drive Car Park.  Planting up the hedge that was prepared last year.
 Monday
01st January

Bank Holiday - Happy New Year!

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