Category Archives: Scrub Clearance

Bridgend countryside volunteer opportunities: Bryngarw volunteer programme of events 2014

The volunteer programme has been going for over five years and has gone from strength to strength, with members of the local community donating their time and efforts to support preserving the park’s natural environment. The volunteers meet one Saturday … Continue reading

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Sea Buckthorn Control at Newton Burrows 16th November 2013

Don’t forget tomorrow there will be sea buckthorn clearance at newton dunes. Meeting at beach road car park at 10.00 we will be scrub clearing for a couple of hours until 12.  Last year Leigh, Lin and ‘mad fire starter’ … Continue reading

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Sun 9th Dec ****change of date**** Scrub clearance at Newton Burrows

Dear all,  In order to complete this year’s list of events and to give me enough time to do my Christmas shopping, I’ve changed the Scrub Clearance date from the 8th to the 9th December.   As usual, we will be … Continue reading

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Sat 24th Nov – Scrub clearance at Newton Burrows

Dear all, Just a quick reminder about this coming Saturday’s scrub clearance at Newton. We will be meeting at Beach Road Car park at Newton at 10.00a.m and we’ll be out until about 12ish. Please dress appropriately fort the weather … Continue reading

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Sat 8th Sept – Slight change of plan!

Dear All, As you may have noticed, we’ve had a drop of rain over the last few months!!  Therefore, it is difficult to go ahead with the reed cutting proposed on the 8th September. However, as part of the overall … Continue reading

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Stop press – new events programme for 2012 !

Please take a minute to look at the  Voluntary Warden events programme for 2012 – you’ll find something for everybody and and what better way to burn off some of those seasonal excesses that may have inadvertently slipped past your … Continue reading

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Scrub Clearance at Newton Burrows – The Return! Sat 3rd Dec 10am

Just a quick reminder about this weekend’s scrub clearance.  Weather permitting, we will be meeting at Beach Road Car park at 10am (until 12ish) and then go to the area that we were working at on the 26th November.  Please … Continue reading

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