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Volunteer Work Parties

Volunteer Work Party - Wednesday 27 November near Knott Wood from 10.00am

Today we will be doing hedge laying and scrub clearance about 200m towards Redbourn from the nature interpretation board opposite Knott Wood We will provide morning refreshments, tooling, gauntlets and safety equipment, but if you intend working into the afternoon [we finish about 3pm} please bring a packed lunch Please contact Roger on 01582 763560 or email at if coming so we bring enough tooling

Volunteer Work Party - Sunday 8th December at Harpenden from 9.30 am.

As in previous years our December work party will be on a Sunday and at Harpenden, where we will again be removing sycamore and ash self-sets and cutting back other vegetation. This will be a morning only work party (9.30 am - 1.00 pm) and as in previous years we will provide festive mid morning refreshments. Meet at the bottom of the Ambrose Lane ramp at 9.30 am. For members who are not able to come along to our weekday work parties, this is an opportunity to come along and meet our friendly band of volunteers. Tools and gloves provided, just come along for as long as you wish. If you plan to attend please let Geoff know -

Volunteer Work Party - Wednesday 11th December at Redbourn from 10.00 am

This is a CMS (Countryside Managment Service) lead work party and will be taking place somewhere along the Redbourn section - location and task details will be provided by the end of November. It will be an all day (10.00 am to 4.00 pm) work party with mid morning and mid afternoon refreshments provided by CMS. If you plan to stay all day please bring your own lunch. Tools and gloves will be provided. If you plan to attend, please let Geoff know -


Hemel Hempstead Spring Watch Walk, Sunday 10 May at 10am

Spring will be advancing, so join us looking out for seasonal changes!

We will meet by the bridge in Gadebridge Lane car park. Our route is about 3 miles long, and will take us along rural paths towards Pennine Way, from where we will be returning along the Nickey Line and through Old Town back to the starting point. Wear stout footwear as parts of the walk could be muddy

All are welcome. There is no need to book. Contact Roger G (01442 257030) or Roger T (01582 763560) if needed


Why not come along to one of our working parties and help with the management of the Nickey Line?

If you are interested, contact us with your details and we shall email you with future work parties

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