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Masthead showing parish logo, followed by photos of the two pubs and the church

Next PC Meeting: Sep 8th

Parish Tree Planting

In November 2021, the Parish planted 105 saplings of working wood and 30 saplings of a small copse in a corner of the village recreation ground. The trees were kindly donated by the Woodland Trust, with no finance required from the Parish Council. About 30 villagers turned up on the day to undertake the planting, followed by tea and cakes afterwards. All were volunteers.

This event really brought all ages of the community together, with young children and seniors working together, helping to "do their bit" to create a lasting environmental legacy. The children will take particular pleasure in watching the trees they planted grow.

The planting has now been registered on the Queen's Green Canopy website - see below.

Site map for tree planting
From the Queen's Green Canopy Website
Site map for tree planting
The Site on our Recreation Ground
Preparing the ground for the planting
Preparing the Ground
Planting the saplings
The Planting
The saplings all planted
The Trees Planted