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Mowing in Compartments 2&3

This week, local contractors have been at work cutting the blackthorn suckers, reed & coarse grass regrowth – which they did very quickly. It now remains to rake this up in some parts to re-establish grassland. Next week, outside contractors will use diggers to clear the last remaining […]


Part of the Openreach telephone line which runs along the seaward side of the canal sags perilously low and had become engulfed in scrub. We need these cables raised to make way for contractors to work on our land so alerted Openreach, who responded quickly to assess the […]

Managing the old tennis court

Historically, the thin soil over the tarmac remaining from this site has produced a flora quite different from that elsewhere on the Trust’s land. However, bramble and rough grass has begun to encroach on it. Cutting out the brambles along the fence line proved a tough job to […]