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Would anyone be interested in helping to bring back into reasonable condition, some of the old turnpike stones (milestones etc) in our area? I have been working on an album to show some in the…Continue
Started Nov 30, 2015
Hello,Since first posting this notice, we have now formed a small local dog exchange group for holiday cover around the Penselwood and Bourton areas. If you are an owner who doesn't feel comfortable…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Bernard Sullivan Aug 4, 2013.
Rachael Whaites, the South Somerset Ranger whose team of staff and volunteers make regular visits to Moldrams Ground Nature Reserve, are looking for volunteers from the parish to help maintain and enhance the reserve. They will be visiting the Black Bin cafe on 12th February, to coincide with their next working party.
Posted on February 5, 2016 at 20:30
On 21st March, Moldrams Ground volunteers and SSDC rangers had a lovely morning working together.
The first task was to plant a large number of Hazel saplings, generously funded by Geoff and Stella Parcell to celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary! They were planted just inside the first entrance and will grow to maturity to provide a great habitat for the Hazel Dormouse, only discovered on the site last year. What a great idea!…Continue
Posted on March 28, 2014 at 19:48 — 1 Comment
SSDC Rangers and volunteers alike had a great morning on Fri 24th, clearing a huge fallen larch that was blocking one of the main pathways through the reserve. The recent gales had caused at least 8 trees to fall, but none had caused any serious problems apart from the one massive larch and a smaller ivy-covered tree that had collapsed across the fencing into the top field.…Continue
Posted on January 25, 2014 at 17:20