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November 2018

Tuesday 6th Finishing off the work in Swine Parrack (Noble’s Rest Park), clearing away scrub. Tuesday 13th Locating/collecting alder seeds for the Millennium Seed Bank in various sites. Tuesday 20th Working for Rusland Horizons project, clearing scrub. Tuesday 27th Maintenance … Continue reading

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October 2018

Tuesday 3rd Planting wild flowers for Cumbria Wildlife Trust at Haybridge Nature Reserve, Rusland. Tuesday 9th Planting wild flowers for Cumbria Wildlife Trust at Hartley, Kirkby Stephen. Tuesday 16th Collecting spindle seeds for Kew project at Howe Ridding/Latterbarrow/Hervey Nature Reserves … Continue reading

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September 2018

Tuesday 4th Clearing and burning brambles in Lorton. Tuesday 11th Planting wild flowers in Town View Field, Kendal. Tuesday 18th Instruction from Kew Gardens on collecting tree seeds for seed bank project. Tuesday 25th Collecting tree seeds for Kew Gardens … Continue reading

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August 2018

Tuesday 7th Clearing Himalayan balsam for Angela over in Lorton. Also stone walling in her field. Tuesday 14th Maintenance in Dog Kennel Wood and environs. Tuesday 21st More balsam in Lorton. Tuesday 28th And more balsam in Lorton, plus finishing … Continue reading

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July 2018

Tuesday 3rd Pulling Himalayan balsam at Meathop for Morecambe Bay Partnership. Tuesday 10th Bracken bashing for Holker Estates near Cartmel. Tuesday 17th Walling in the Fernery and gardening in DKW. Tuesday 24th Clearing Himalayan balsam for Angela over in Lorton. … Continue reading

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June 2018

Tuesday 5th Working in Serpentine Woods, surveying/pulling Himalayan balsam on the Kendal Fell Golf Course. and gardening at DKW. Tuesday 12th Maintenance at DKW/ balsam pulling on the Golf Course. Tuesday 19th Finishing touches to the Fernery, plus gardening at … Continue reading

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May 2018

Tuesday 1st Working in Serpentine Woods, and gardening at DKW. Tuesday 8th Working on the new “fernery” at the entrance to Serpentine Woods, plus wild flower propagation at DKW. Tuesday 15th Working on the new fernery, plus gardening at DKW. … Continue reading

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April 2018

Tuesday 3rd Hedge planting for Cumbria Wildlife Trust near Haybridge Nature Reserve. Tuesday 10th Working in Serpentine Woods. U for Umbrella is ready to go back up, and the paths need attention. Tuesday 17th Working on the paths in Serpentine … Continue reading

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March 2018

Tuesday 6th Removing ash saplings from Kendal Fell, and gardening work in DKW. T for Tunnel is finally finished! But U for Umbrella needs attention… Tuesday 13th Removing ash saplings and other brash from Kendal Fell. Tuesday 20th Hedge planting … Continue reading

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February 2018

Tuesday 6th Inspect areas mentioned in the proposed Kendal Fell Management Plan. We are heavily involved in this! Tuesday 13th Working on T for Tunnel (and mending other sculptures?) and other work in Serpentine Wood/Kendal Fell. Tuesday 20th Removing ash … Continue reading

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