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Volunteers 1 – Rhododendrons 0

A mild January day found the Lynchmere volunteers fighting the good fight against invasive species on Stanley common. Finally we remembered to do take a proper before and after photo. Indeed, this time we got panoramic photos and even a … Continue reading

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Path clearance on Marley common

25th November 2018 Ok, so the timelapse camera decided it wasn’t up for working on a Sunday morning but here is a before and during photo as a placeholder. Next time there will be a timelapse!  

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Lynchmere Gorse Clearance

A few photos from the morning of gorse clearance on 28th October 2018. Some good honest exercise (combined with coffee and chat of course).

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Making Hay – and dodging the rain

Summer in the South of England is often referred to as two sunny days and a thunderstorm. We had the sunny days but despite the black clouds the promised thunderstorms did not materialise. With no rain forecast for a week … Continue reading

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Photos on the Lynchmere Commons

Since Eva and Garry Venny left us to pursue their smallholder interests and a less frantic life up in the borders there is something of a vacuum for posting on the Lynchmere Commons blog. I will try to fill the … Continue reading

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Another pleasant day amongst the

Bracken, bramble and gorse. Today we carried on with clearance work along the wheelchair access path on Lynchmere Commons. The lovely day brought a good turnout of volunteers and as you can see a couple of our Duke of Edinburgh … Continue reading

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Orchard blues

Once again it was time to tidy the community orchard and have a bit of a get together. We were hoping to have a bit of an apple tasting as well as the apple trees had finally reached the stage … Continue reading

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