Programme

Work party & social events

Click on the location for more information on the worksite.

Click on the person’s name to make an enquiry.

Please e-mail the contact BY 6PM THURSDAY prior to the task.

 

 

Sunday 4th June

Sheffield Park   View map:  Streetmap   Google Map

The task will be something from the Head Gardener’s list of jobs. We could be working in the woodland or parkland.

Mike Hill


Sunday 18th June

Sheffield Park   View map:  Streetmap   Google Map

The task will be something from the Head Gardener’s list of jobs. We could be working in the woodland or parkland.

Janice Wilson


Sunday 25th June 

Slindon  View map:  Streetmap   Google Map

We will be clearing ragwort and tubing young trees on this estate.

Steve Pickford


Sunday 2nd July 

Harting Down  View map:  Streetmap   Google Map

An ideal task for a summers day, some more ragwort pulling.

Annabel Beacham


Sunday 16th July

Monks House   View map:   Streetmap   Google Map

The task will be to start work on creating the ‘Long Border’ and digging out tree circles.

Melanie Holliker 


Friday 21st July

Jack and Jill, Clayton  View map:  Streetmap   Google Map

7pm, walk & 8pm, pub meal

Steve Dabson


Sunday 30th July

Cissbury Ring   View map:  Streetmap    Google Map  

For those who can’t get enough of it, more ragwort pulling

Simon Davis  


Sunday 6th August

Visit to Polesden Lacey, Great Bookham, near Dorking, Surrey 

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The visit will start in the house and gardens. We shall then listen to the jazz on the lawn in front of the house (No additional charge, bring a picnic) and those who want to can go for a walk round the estate.

Anne Flavill


Sunday 13th August

Sheffield Park   View map:  Streetmap   Google Map

The task will be something from the Head Gardener’s list of jobs. We could be working in the woodland or parkland

Annabel Beacham


Friday 18th August

Juggs, Kingston  View map:  Streetmap   Google Map

7pm, walk & 8pm, pub meal

Annabel Beacham


Sunday 20th August

Standen   View map:   Streetmap   Google Map

The Head Gardener has said that he can find something for us to do in the garden for a change. Why not come along and find out what he has in mind

Mike Hill 


Sunday 3rd September

Uppark House   View map:  Streetmap   Google Map

According to the Senior Gardener, this is an ideal task for our group – cutting back and grubbing out roots in the garden. They also have some thinning out and bramble bashing in the woodland to be done. 

Barney Holliker


Saturday 9th September

Frog Firle   View map:  Streetmap    Google Map  

We will be clearing diseased elm that they have on part of the estate

David Stevenson  


Friday 22nd September

Findon  View map:  Streetmap   Google Map

7pm, walk & 8pm, pub meal

Steve Pickford


Saturday 30th September

Nymans Gardens  View map:  Streetmap   Google Map

This task is ghyll side bramble clearance. An ideal job for us!

Ian Townsend


 

October to December work parties to be arranged.

 


Saturday 2nd & Sunday 3rd December

Hunter Basecamp, Haslemere, Surrey  View map:  Streetmap   Google Map

Our Christmas weekend of work and play.  Accommodation and meals provided.

£15 for the whole weekend or £7.50 for Saturday evening dinner only.

Reserve you place now using the booking form.  See Practicalities page for process.

Leader(s) to be confirmed


• 2018 will be our 30th anniversary.

Watch this space for announcements • 


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