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Woodland Workout Lincolnshire
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Volunteer with the Forestry Commission to help manage and conserve your local woodlands while learning new skills, improving your health and wellbeing and making new friends. 

Woodland Workout in Lincolnshire

Sessions will be held at Osgodby Wood near Market Rasen on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month, at Chambers Farm Wood on the 2nd Tuesday of the month and 2nd and 4th Wednesday's at Ostler's Plantation, Woodhall Spa.

Dates are in chronological order below;

  • 25th October              Ostler’s Plantation (TF21596302, LN10 6YY)
  • 7th November              Osgodby Wood (TF 0936 9257)
  • 8th November             Ostler’s Plantation (TF 2159 6302, LN10 6YY)
  • 14th November            Great West Wood (TF 1142 7633)
  • 21st November             Osgodby Wood (TF 0936 9257)
  • 22nd November            Ostler’s Plantation (TF 2159 6302, LN10 6YY)
  • 5th December               Usselby Plantation (TF 1034 9205)
  • 12th December             Chambers Farm Wood (TF 1408 7448, LN8 5QB)– to include Christmas ‘thank you’ for you hard work in 2017.
  • 13th December             Ostler’s Plantation (TF21596302, LN10 6YY)
  • 19th December             Usselby Plantation (TF 1034 9205)

 

They will run from 10am to 1pm.

Tasks can vary so please be prepared to be flexible but will include:

  • Burning brash piles at Osgodby Wood, and coppicing at Usselby Plantation.
  • Coppicing and dead hedging along the roadside at Great West Wood.
  • Brashing of Scott’s Pine, and pond clearance work for Bog Mytle at Ostler’s Plantation.

Please wear clothes suitable for the task, sturdy footwear and bring waterproofs just in case. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided by you may want to bring a bottle of water with you.

These are the gird references and postcodes for Chambers Farm (TF138884, LN8 5QB), Ostler's (TF21596302, LN10 6YY),  Osgodby Wood (TF 0936 9257) and Great West Wood(TF1142 7633, LN8 5JD).

If you let Jenny know you are coming then something happens and you can't make it please just text and let her know. Thanks.

If you are interested in joining a Woodland Workout then please contact Jenny on 07747 006452. 

 

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Last updated: 21st October 2017