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Penultimate Workday of the Year

We are fast approaching the end of the year and Marcus, John and myself put up two of the four bird feeder posts. I have made these so that they have as little value as possible, so if they go … Continue reading

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We Planted More Trees

We got the rest of our tree pack from the Woodland Trust, planted today. Somehow we found ourselves north of the picnic clearing but it just seemed an ideal spot to start putting them in. In total we have planted … Continue reading

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We Planted Some Trees!!

Yes, you read it correctly, we actually planted some trees rather then cutting them down. It was Reece, Aaron and myself today. We got stuck in and planted about sixty trees. They are all native British varieties that include¬†hawthorn, rowan, … Continue reading

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My Gosh This Is Hard Work!!!

Hard Work!!! – second day in a row where we had the wrong tools for the workday!! But we soldier on and make the best of what we have. But back-breaking not having the right tools so I had to … Continue reading

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We made safe the path to Cawston Wood

For years people have been asking me if we could do something with the steep path that leads to Cawston Reservoir and Cawston Wood. So today we made it a lot safer by putting in steps. This is pretty much … Continue reading

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Revisit the Risk Assessment for Power Tools

Great workday today with Marcus, John and myself. No power tools because I just wanted to remind us all of our safe working practices. We must give the person using a power tool at least 15 meters distance. It is … Continue reading

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What a Difference Power-Tools Make

What a Difference Power-Tools Make…. Let me explain: These two bad-boys made ripping out the scrub so easy. Well, easy for everything except my back!! We had a brilliant turn-out with Marcus, Reece, John, Aaron, Amy, Mick and myself¬†all pitching … Continue reading

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