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Whinging in the Willows!

Thursday, November 7th 2013

Team Thursday found themselves with another almighty mess to sort out! With the pollarding complete along one of the net rides, there was a huge quantity of brash to be moved to the car park ready to be shredded.

Willow work

The branches had to be dragged about 200m uphill so a good workout was had by all.

Willowtastic

Once at the car park there was a chance to have a quick rest.

Dragging_brash

The mountain of brash grew and by lunchtime filled most of the parking area.

Wilow Team

There wasn't really any whinging and Team Thursday had a great time (honest)!

Team Thursday

Tony even found quite a comfy seat and time to reflect!

Seat

Here is the 'before' photo taken on Tuesday morning.

Before

The 'after' photo below shows that the height of the trees has been lowered sufficiently and although it looks quite drastic now, it will soon recover and grow back.

After

Finally, a plea to everyone to have a rummage about at home and find any unwanted gifts or items that can be used as tombola prizes for the coffee morning on Thursday 14th November. Please bring any prizes into the Field Centre where they will be gratefully received.


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