Out at Mousehold in Jan 2013

Out at Mousehold in Jan 2013
"Time for a tea break"

Thursday, 23 June 2016

TASK SCHEDULE FOR JULY 2016

                      Sundays

Stop Press – Sunday sessions are suspended for July as George Spencer is unable to lead at the moment

Grow our own organic food on our allotments led by George.

Spencer. The task will vary according to the season. No need to book, just come along at 10.30am

Meeting point: at the Woodlands Allotment, through a gate on the R hand side of Dereham Road as you go out of the City just before the roundabout leading to Sweet Briar Industrial Estate.

  
Mondays

4th
Fiddlewood & Night Plantation
Litter picking in these local woodland sites
Meeting point: The minibus will pick up at the corner of Horns Lane and Ber Street at 11.15am.
11th
Mousehold Heath
Work to restore the heathland and make it accessible
Meeting point: The minibus will pick up at the corner of Horns Lane and Ber Street at 11.15am
18th
Riverside [east of Sycamore Crescent]
The battle of the Balsam continues along the riverside
Meeting point: The minibus will pick up at the corner of Horns Lane and Ber Street at 11.15am
25th
Mustang Wood 
Another clear up litter session in this wood
Meeting point: The minibus will pick up at the corner of Horns Lane and Ber Street at 11.15am
 
Wednesdays

6th

Mousehold Heath
Work to restore the heathland and make it accessible for people to enjoy
Meeting point: Zak’s Diner car park off Guerney Rd [NR1 4HW].     
13th
Hellesden Mill Meadow
Pulling up Himlalayan Balsam - a nasty invasive plant that quickly colonises and overcomes native waterside plants.
Meeting point: Sycamore Crescent Allotments
20th
Mousehold Heath
Work to restore the heathland and make it accessible
Meeting point: Zak’s Diner car park off Guerney Rd [NR1 4HW].     
27th
Mystery Ramble
Where will Ernie take us today? Could it be the Rosary Cemetery or Carey’s Meadow, the Plantation or Grapes Hill Community Garden? Meeting point:  ask Ernie: on 07511 744348
Please contact 9am to 6pm only:
Mondays:  Ernie Woodrow: 07511 744348
Wednesdays: Perry 07873 280789 or Robert 075387 686230. 



Tuesday, 24 May 2016

TASK SCHEDULE FOR JUNE 2016

                      Sundays

Stop Press – George Spencer is unable to lead at the moment following a road accident, so there are no food growing sessions until he has recovered. Please ring to check before going to the allotment. 

Grow our own organic food on our allotments led by George Spencer. The task will vary according to the season. No need to book, just come along at 10.30am. Meeting point: at the Woodlands Allotment, through a gate on the R hand side of Dereham Road as you go out of the City just before the roundabout leading to Sweet Briar Industrial Estate. 

Mondays

6th
Norwich Riverside
Litter picking along the river between Mile Cross Road and Sycamore Crescent bridge,
Meeting point: The minibus will pick up at the corner of Horns Lane and Ber Street at 11.15am.
13th
Dolphin Bridge
Litter picking along the Eagle Canoe Club path between the Dolphin Bridge and Mile Cross Road
Meeting point: The minibus will pick up at the corner of Horns Lane and Ber Street at 11.15am.
20th
Mousehold Heath
Work to restore the heathland and make it accessible
Meeting point: The minibus will pick up at the corner of Horns Lane and Ber Street at 11.15am
27th
Mousehold Heath
Work to restore the heathland and make it accessible
Meeting point: The minibus will pick up at the corner of Horns Lane and Ber Street at 11.15am
     
Wednesdays
1st
 St James Hollow & Heathgate Wooded area
Litter picking and looking for spring flowers and early butterflies perhaps
Meeting Point: Car Park of the Castle Pub NR1 4EY

8th
 Clapham Wood & The Island Wensum Park
Giving our annual litter picking spring clean to these popular green spaces
Meeting point: Meet at the Wensum Park Lay-by on Drayton Road. 
15th
Sandy Lane & Coopers Lane Meadow
Litterpicking on two sites we haven’t visited before
Meeting Point:   At the corner of Sandy Lane and Coleburn Road NR1 2BP
22nd
Mousehold Heath
Work to restore the heathland and make it accessible
Meeting point: Zak’s Diner car park off Guerney Rd [NR1 4HW].     
29th
June Ramble
Time for some walking to improve our fitness and enjoy wildlife and spring sounds and sights in the City greenspaces.
Meeting point: to be confirmed – ring or email us
Office answerphone: 01603 274512
Ernie Woodrow: 07511 744348 (Mon/Wed) 9-6pm.
George Spencer: 07552769040 (Sundays only).


Tuesday, 26 April 2016

TASK SCHEDULE FOR MAY 2016


Lots of opportunities to get out and enjoy the City's green spaces in their Spring glory!


                      Sundays

Grow our own organic food on our allotments led by George.

Spencer. The task will vary according to the season. No need to book, just come along at 10.30am

Meeting point: at the Woodlands Allotment, through a gate on the R hand side of Dereham Road as you go out of the City just before the roundabout leading to Sweet Briar Industrial Estate.

  

Mondays

2nd
Bank Holiday – no task
Why not take a stroll around one of the sites we have worked and enjoy it in its Spring glory
9th
The Heronry
Litter picking to clear the area and checking the fencing  ready for cattle to graze, keeping disturbance to a minimum as the birds are breeding in the reed areas
Meeting point: The minibus will pick up at the corner of Horns Lane and Ber Street at 11.15am.
16th
Danby Wood
Litter picking and enjoying spring in the woods
Meeting point: The minibus will pick up at the corner of Horns Lane and Ber Street at 11.15am.
23rd
Mousehold Heath
Work to restore the heathland and make it accessible
Meeting point: The minibus will pick up at the corner of Horns Lane and Ber Street at 11.15am.
30th
Bank Holiday – no task
Why not take a stroll around one of the sites we have worked and enjoy it in its Spring glory


Wednesdays

4th
 Wooded Ridge Paths
Keeping the paths clear and litter free along the wooded ridge above Rouen Road
Meeting point: Corner of Horns Lane and Ber Street [NR1 3ER]
11th
Mousehold Heath
Work to restore the heathland and make it accessible
Meeting point: Zak’s Diner car park off Guerney Rd [NR1 4HW].     
18th
Sycamore Crescent Wood
Litter picking and enjoying springtime in the woods
Meeting point: The entrance to the Allotment site on the R
hand side of Dereham Road as you go out of the City just
before the roundabout.
25th
St James Hollow & Heathgate Wooded area
Litter picking and looking for spring flowers and early butterflies perhaps
Meeting Point: Car Park of the Castle Pub NR1 4EY