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Restrictions Lifted Slightly

Restrictions lifted but still no group workdays. Only small actions like litter picks and snipping back in pairs of two people. Should hopefully have more news in a couple of weeks. This week we just carried on snipping back, as … Continue reading

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A Drain for the Rain

We rediscovered one of our drains this week. There is another one on the other side of the track-bed underneath all the scrub, which needs uncovering. We also cleared the inlet. We need to be extra careful not to disturb … Continue reading

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Is it safe to look forward and make plans?

It probably is safe to make some tentative plans as we are allowed our freedoms back. The biggest thing will be having a family workday on a weekend, once a month. This allows people who are busy in the week … Continue reading

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Snowy Day

General tidy and a little snip back this week. We put our Valentines rocks out at the weekend as well. Please feel free to like the rocks facebook page https://www.facebook.com/MaggyAnneRocks That’s it for this week. Hopefully get some good news … Continue reading

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Battling the Floods

We had to uncover the old ballast path today. We tried digging channels to let the standing water drain a little, but it was not going anywhere. Possibly a bit wider that I would of liked, but I would hate … Continue reading

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Snip Snip Snip

Snipping back is all we can do right now. With one other person from a different household and socially distanced. I can see the light at the end of the tunnel, though. First off – our snowdrops are starting to … Continue reading

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Ivy

Ivy, love it or hate it… We have too much and it is stopping other things growing. It is also growing up tree trunks and into the canopy, which blocks out sunlight and can weaken the branches. Before and after … Continue reading

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Daily Exercise

We are allowed to take our daily exercise on the greenway and do small tasks like a litter pick or snipping back. Only two people at a time and social distancing must be observed. Today we just snipped back a … Continue reading

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Tree Release

We had news from Sustrans that we can do workdays as part of our daily exercise. Two people from seperate households at a time. I have had loads of people requesting to help. So sorry but not at the moment. … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas to everyone who follows us or indeed, uses the greenway. Just a socially-distanced litter-pick today. And I have some super Christmas rocks to put out this afternoon. I hope everybody enjoys hunting for them. Muggins forgot to bring … Continue reading

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