Hoping for a dry spell in September we’re headed back to Sponders Mede to concentrate on clearing in and around the pond area under Barry’s direction. Please bring Wellies or Waders as much of the work is in wet ground or standing water. Valerie has obtained permission for us to park over the road in […]

Various tasks in and around Sponders Mede, Otterbourne under Rod’s leadership. Parking at the back of the Old Forge confirmed for all cars. No tool trailer this week. Steve and Tom to bring chainsaws please to clear a fallen tree. Note that, by general agreement, today will be the last appearance of hot water and drink […]

Maintenance visit including work on pond, gate and a tree, lead by Barry. One chainsaw required, to be agreed. Parking on site for people bringing equipment, others across the road please. Rules for attendance will be diligent adherence to distance and hygiene guidelines within a permitted group of up to 30 volunteers.