Category Archives: Work days

Beer-can hockey or a wet afternoon on Brighton Greenway

We tweeted about defying the weather in waterproofs and wellies today, our first work session of 2016 on Brighton Greenway, but a heavy downpour just before midday did for me. Nevertheless, four impressive stalwarts braved the unremittingly tiresome weather to … Continue reading

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The Aldi trolley-barrow lends a hand

Part of our work day today was clearing the dead plants from the flower strip on the left of Brighton Greenway heading up to Stroudley Road: a lot to clear by hand and to transport back to the ‘heap’ by the … Continue reading

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Not gardening but helping nature …

It was a sunny afternoon on Sunday up on Brighton Greenway – unusual, particularly at the beginning of October. Usually we are up there under dreary skies.  But it was perfect weather for our tasks: preparing 2m x 2m ‘example’ beds for wildflower seeding, sowing over 600 … Continue reading

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