Sunday 14th October
10am – 1pm
Due to the last task day been cancelled on 23rd September due to the severe weather. The friends will continue to install step-building and also handrails and path edging to improve public access, some heavy lifting involved.
The friends do a range of tasks from September to March over from litter-picking to meadow improvement. if interested please contact the friends for further information.
No Barbecues or dogs please.
Sorry: No on-site toilets
Workday will be canceled if raining or windy
Entrance in Beadnell Road
Please bring gloves if you have them and wear suitable clothing and footwear
Bring a drink and food if required
if require any more information please contact us;
Facebook: Friends of Garthorne Road Nature Reserve
We will be installing path edging around the reserve to stop trampling and the paths getting wide and also time permitting install a couple of steps and hand rails, some heavy lifting involved.Tools will be provided, please bring gloves.
Event will be cancelled in heavy rain or strong winds
Please wear suitable clothing and sturdy footwear.
For further details contact the Friends send a message.
Myself and another committee member (Chris) constructed these steps with sleepers and hogging, it was tough work preparing the area digging into thick clay
The Friends will be building steps out of railway sleepers, to improve access to the meadow areas , also will be constructing some dead hedging around the meadows and along the paths to create a habitat for the birds and insects.
Tools will be supplied. We have a few pairs of gloves, but please bring your own if you have them.
Please wear suitable clothing and footwear for the weather