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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 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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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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A route from the Western Relief Road Cycle Path to the Greenway and to Leamington Spa or Draycote Water?

A late update from Wednesday’s workday, but here goes. We needed easy access to the southerly part of the path so we could get the bench components on site. We found a gate to a field that runs between the … Continue reading

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Hard Going at A45 and Beyond

It was a tough one today. Marcus, Steve, Tim and myself started to try and move the water that is under the A45 bridge. Not as easy as it seemed, but we found a pile of hardcore and built a … Continue reading

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Ahead of Target!

Carrina, John, Marcus and myself made it today and finished clearing the ballast path on the south side of the underpass. This is a nice dry path and if we can direct people onto it, the muddy path can settle … Continue reading

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