Rubbish Update

Every work day on the common volunteers collect a wide range of rubbish from around the site. Some of this is rubbish accidentally dropped or blown onto the common from elsewhere. Others is deliberate littering and fly tipping. July 21st – Puller flowering ragwort 12 bags and 2 sacks of Read more…

Wildlife Update

Our volunteer Rob Peters regularly visits the common to document and photograph the birds and other wildlife. You can see his weekly updates on our Facebook page. You do not need to be logged into Facebook to view our updates as they are ‘public’ but if you do use Facebook Read more…

Ragwort Removal

This months we were joined by some new volunteers and split into teams working in tall grass removing ragwort from the meadows. Ragwort is rarely a problem in gardens but may occur in pony paddocks, railway embankments and areas of unimproved pasture. Cattle and horses are particularly susceptible to poisoning. Cutting, wilting Read more…