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There weren’t many of us, or of the Friends of Longford Park, out today – a day of occasional heavy rain but also good spells of winter brightness.  However, we made good progress with various jobs in the park’s wildlife garden: some thinning in the wooded area to allow more light to penetrate, some creation of habitat piles along the fence lines, and some planting of hazel, dogwood, crab-apple etc. at various points in the garden.

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Updating our chalkboard!

Many thanks to conservation volunteer Helen for updating the blackboard we display to passers-by when we’re working on site.  The board was originally provided to us by the RSPB but after some years of use was in need of a refresh.  Let’s hope it helps to bring in a flood of new volunteers!

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