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Date(s) - 07/10/2021
10:00 am - 3:00 pm1
Today we will be clearing vegetation from ride edges to allow more sunlight to reach the ride flore to encourage growth of woodland flora
Meet in the charcoal kiln area as we will be working nearby.
The sewer contractors have now closed off the parking area at the end of Beechen Lane – see alternative parking. Please do not park inside the inclosure.When walking up to the kiln area from Beechen Lane take the left fork on the gravel tarck to avoid heavy plant and machinery. Thanks.
Task leaders: Trevor Bumfrey/Mike Green 07941 084029
Bookings are closed for this event.
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