We shall not be planting today. And, although the plan originally was to plant both days of the weekend, we shan't be planting tomorrow, Sunday 15th, either. More updates as we have them.
Now that Cricklade Field has been completed, we will be focusing on the area beside the car park in Pinehurst Road tomorrow, Saturday 14th. Usual time of starting 10 a.m.
The weather forecast for Thursday is not conducive to asking volunteers to come out and plant trees (and my own spirit quails at trying to do so). So we will not be meeting on Thursday 12th, but would love to see as many people as possible on both Friday 13th and Saturday 14th. We aim … Continue reading Tree planting Thursday 12th – Saturday 14th December
No tree planting for HBUF tomorrow (Tuesday 10th) as weather forecast is dire. Next tree-planting day will be Wednesday 11th, when the forecast looks much more favourable. Time: 10.00 Place: Cricklade Field (area nearest Cricklade Road and Chinese takeaway). On Saturday, we worked till 3.30. On Sunday, we worked till about 1.30 and then packed … Continue reading Tree planting bulletin for 10th and 11th December
We'll be going ahead with more planting tomorrow (Monday 9th December). The day is forecast fine, and it would be so good to see lots of people there. It'll be the same area, the field beside Cricklade Road, and the same time to start, 10.00 a.m. If you come by car and park in the … Continue reading Tree planting
We started our tree planting today in Cricklade Field. Two people who excelled themselves today were Scott and Fergus, who planted an amazing number of trees - such hard workers. We shall be planting again tomorrow, Sunday 8th, also in Cricklade Field, again starting at 10.00. Since the days are now so short, we will … Continue reading Today 7th December
So 10.00 tomorrow (7th) and 10.00 Sunday (8th December) to start our tree-planting . Cricklade Field is the site to be first planted. Come one, come all to this joyous occasion. Even the weather forecast is looking promising (but Sssh, just in case).
To all the wonderful young people from Inner Flame who worked so hard last month (November). They Dug tree wells round many of the trees in the picnic field and infilled with bark chippingsLearned how to use the mower and the strimmerFinished mowing the wildflower meadow in the Ballman FieldMowed the area in readiness … Continue reading Votes of Thanks
Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th DecemberMeet at the car park beside Pinehurst Road, SN2 1RH, at 10.00Follow the signs for the tree-plantingIf you’re coming on foot, go straight to the Cricklade Road entrance beside the Chinese takeawayBring stout footwear and a spade (if you have one) A lot will depend on how many people come … Continue reading Tree Planting Details (so far)
The Consultation Those who took part in this were overwhelmingly in favour of planting more trees and continuing our wildflower meadows. In order to give a fair picture of the responses, there was one person who didn’t want any trees to be planted, and seven people who didn’t want any additional areas of woodland near … Continue reading December 2nd 2019