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Hamsterley Forest Volunteers

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Get your hands dirty and help us look after your wood.

A fantastic opportunity to learn new skills, keep fit and enjoy working in the great outdoors.

Tasks include vegetation management, path maintenance and habitat conservation.

There will be tasks every first and third Thursday of the month except in December.  No regular commitment is needed just get in contact with Laura Turtle before you come for the first time and she will explain how you can get involved.

PLEASE NOTE there will be no volunteer sessions in March. The next session will be Thursday 6 April.

Event details

When is the event?

Thursday 4 May 2017 (more dates available)

What time is it on?

10:30am to 3:00pm

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How much?


Where to meet?

Hamsterley Forest Visitor Centre

What to wear?

Bring waterproof clothing, sturdy boots and a packed lunch if staying all day.

Do I need to book?

To find out more contact Laura Turtle on 01388 488312

Dogs Allowed:


Event dates

Thursday 4 May 2017
Thursday 18 May 2017
Thursday 1 June 2017
Thursday 15 June 2017
Thursday 6 July 2017
Thursday 20 July 2017
Thursday 3 August 2017
Thursday 17 August 2017
Thursday 7 September 2017
Thursday 21 September 2017
Thursday 12 October 2017
Thursday 26 October 2017
Thursday 9 November 2017
Thursday 23 November 2017

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