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May 2022

Tuesday 3rd: First installment of our training course on dry stone walling up at Little Wood on the Golf Course. Tuesday 10th: Cutting up and removing yet another fallen tree on the boundary wall of Dog Kennel Wood, plus mulching … Continue reading

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April 2022

Tuesday 5th: Clearing brambles and perennial weeds round the entrance of Dog Kennel Wood and repairs to the raised beds. Tuesday 12th: Clearing a fallen tree on the Tram road, and more repair work in DKW. Tuesday 19th: Cutting up … Continue reading

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COVID-19: March 2021

KCV is meeting again on Tuesdays as the Covid regulations allow, being careful to maintain social distancing. Activities are caring for our baby trees, sowing and planting wild flowers, weeding, hard landscaping work round the site, and gardening/repair work in … Continue reading

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September 2020

Tuesday 1st: Still some work to do on the Alphabet Trail, weather permitting. Tuesday 8th: More repair on the Alphabet Trail, and work around the pond area.

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August 2020

Tuesday 4th: General gardening jobs and constructing a path round the pond, now we have cleared the ground. Tuesday 11th: Finishing off the pond path and weeding. Tuesday 18th: General tree care work at Dog Kennel Woods. Tuesday 25th: Tidying … Continue reading

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July 2020

Tuesday 7th: More gardening and weeding, plus repair work around Dog Kennel Wood. Path clearing (brambles etc) in Serpentine Woods. Tuesday 14th: We are going to clear an area round the pond in DKW to plant wet-loving wild flowers Also … Continue reading

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March 2020

Tuesday 3rd Tidying up and tree planting at Dog Kennel Wood. Friday 6th Work party at Noble’s Rest to plant up new area. Contact Terry for more details. Tuesday 10th Working on the “leaky dams” at Bird’s Park for Cumbria … Continue reading

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February 2020

Tuesday 4th Clearing scrub on the Tram Bank on Kendal Fell, to improve conditions for wild flowers and butterflies. Tuesday 11th Tree planting at Bird’s Park reservoir for Cumbria Wildlife Trust. Tuesday 18th The Annual General Meeting at 9.15am, followed … Continue reading

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January 2020

Tuesday 7th Tidy up in Dog Kennel Woods after the tree-felling, and continue clearing scrub in Coffin Wood, on Kendal Fell. Tuesday 14th Planting willow stakes to help form a “leaky dam” at Bird’s Park reservoir for Cumbria Wildlife Trust. … Continue reading

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December 2019

Tuesday 3td Finsh bramble clearance by Little Wood on Kendal Fell, and clean limestone pavement in Serpentine Woods. Meet at 9am at Terry’s house. Tuesday 10th KCV Christmas lunch! Meet outside the Rifleman’s Arms at 10am to walk to Brigsteer. … Continue reading

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