Dec 13 2018

Coppicing Course at Spud Wood

Many thanks to everyone who came along to join in with our two day Introduction to Coppice Management course, which took place over last weekend. Delivered by tutor Don Atkinson, the first part of the course, based indoors at Lymm village hall, provided a fascinating...

0 Comments
Share Post
Dec 12 2018

Armistice Day Memorial Service at Thorn Wood

To commemorate the centenary of the signing of the Armistice in 1918, Weaverham Memorial Orchard Group held an Ecumenical Service of Remembrance at the Memorial Orchard, Thorn Wood on Thursday, 15th November 2018,  inviting other groups that work on this site to the service. The orchard group...

0 Comments
Share Post
Dec 12 2018

Smithills Update

Hello all It’s been a busy week or two here on Smithills Estate, here’s an update for you.   Thank you… Our project funder – the Heritage Lottery Fund – visited us last week and we were able to let them know that volunteers have contributed over 1100 hours...

0 Comments
Share Post
Dec 11 2018

Kinclaven Group keep on bashing!

Kinclaven Woodland Working Group have boundless energy and enthusiasm!  Having helped out for several days at our planting week the week before last, helping corporate volunteers and school children plant trees and remove rhododendron, the group has now had another really good go at both activities,...

0 Comments
Share Post
Dec 11 2018

Eager Beavers at Fingle Woods

 There are no beavers at Fingle Woods but diesel-powered machines are building beaver dams   As the “rewilding” debate expands its wings outside the confines of the conservation world and enters the mainstream media, Fingle Woods finds itself looking at where it can play a part. In...

0 Comments
Share Post
Dec 07 2018

Smithills Update Dec 7th 2018

Hello all Just one more event left for this year – the Wassailing Adventure on Sunday. What a busy year it has been! 41 events so far with 1399 attending across the year. We have 140 booked for Sunday, so (depending on how many brave the...

0 Comments
Share Post
X