Fencing for NT Hinton Ampner in the field that contains the Itchen stream. Particular focus on repairing/replacing the fence line next to the A272. All power tools may be called upon. Task leader – comme d’habitude. Refer to venue above for directions

Fencing for NT Hinton Ampner in the field that contains the Itchen stream. Particular focus on repairing/replacing the fence line next to the A272. All power tools may be called upon. Task leader – comme d’habitude. Refer to venue above for directions

Two weeks of repairing and replacing barbed wire fencing for this National Trust property in the Itchen Field where we were last summer. Task leader Rod probably. See image below for 3 suggested parking locations – not at the main house. If approaching Cheriton from the west, please park either * in Layby A on […]

Two weeks of repairing and replacing barbed wire fencing for this National Trust property in the Itchen Field where we were last summer. Task leader Rod probably. See image below for 3 suggested parking locations – not at the main house. If approaching Cheriton from the west, please park either * in Layby A on […]

Two weeks of hedge laying at Hinton Ampner along the Kilmeston road in the Itchen Field where we replaced fences on our last visit. In week 1 we will start by splitting the group. Rod will head off with a foraging party cutting stakes and binders from the local countryside. Geoff will lead the remainder […]

Two weeks of hedge laying at Hinton Ampner along the Kilmeston road in the Itchen Field where we replaced fences on our last visit. In week 1 we will start by splitting the group. Rod will head off with a foraging party cutting stakes and binders from the local countryside. Geoff will lead the remainder […]

Revised plans below. Two weeks of hedge laying preparation at Hinton Ampner along the Kilmeston road in the Itchen Field where we last worked in November 2019.  Rod may lead the task. This is a challenging hedge, dense with coppiced hazel regrowth and a little blackthorn that has been flail cut several times. On this […]

Revised plans below. Two weeks of hedge laying preparation at Hinton Ampner along the Kilmeston road in the Itchen Field where we last worked in November 2019.  Rod may lead the task. This is a challenging hedge, dense with coppiced hazel regrowth and a little blackthorn that has been flail cut several times. On this […]