Tuesday 6 March, 10am-3pm
Holly Bashing at Queen’s Wood
Removing large holly that is encroaching on larger oaks and some coppicing of tree saplings in this magnificent ancient woodland.
Meet: Junction of Queen’s Wood Road and Wood Vale, Highgate N10
Tuesday 13 March, 10am-3pm
Woodland Management at Coldfall Wood
Coppicing some of the hornbeam and hazel trees as well as removing some of the ivy and brambles in this wonderful ancient woodland, to ensure that it stays healthy and full of native species.
Meeting point: Western gate to woodland on Creighton Avenue (opposite Beech Drive) N10
Tuesdays 20 & 27 March, 10am-3pm
Blooming Beds at Markfield Park
BTCV will be completing its Making the Difference project, by digging in plants that have a range of medicinal purposes to create an educational healing garden in the community nature garden. Make your mark in Markfield.
Meet: Outside Markfield Park café, Seven Sisters N15
Thursday Green Gym in Haringey
Thursday 1 March, 10am-3pm
Bramble Bashing at Parkland Walk (South)
Non-Green Gym day. Clearing and removing overgrown brambles from the meadow area of this fantastic nature trail to maintain the grass habitat and increase biodiversity.
Meeting point: Entrance to Parkland Walk on Upper Tollington Park – N4
Thursday 8 March, 10.30am-2.30pm
Community Gardening at Living Under One Sun
Green Gym launch. A variety of tasks at this community award-winning allotment. Living Under One Sun won the accolade of BTCV Community Group of 2011 and BTCV Haringey is a proud supporter of this project.
Meeting point: Entrance to East Hale Allotments on Mill Mead Road – N17 9QU
Thursday 15 March, 10.30am-2.30pm
Beautiful Beds at Markfield Park
BTCV has been awarded £1K by the Making the Difference fund to complete the community nature’s healing garden, we will be restoring the beds’ wooden sleepers, digging over the soil as well as enhancing an additional bed including creating a rockery in preparation for planting. Make your mark in Markfield.
Meet: Outside Markfield Park cafe, Seven Sisters N15
Thursday 22 March, 10.30am-2.30pm
Dogwood Bashing at Lordship Recreation Ground
Cutting back invasive dogwood that is blocking out light in the woodland area of this park that is having an extensive make-over during 2012.
Meeting point: Downhills Park Rd entrance of park, N17MAP: http://www.streetmap.co.uk/map.srf?x=532470&y=189776&z=110&sv=532470,189776&st=4&ar=y&mapp=map.srf&searchp=ids.srf&dn=811&ax=532470&ay=189776&lm=0
Thursday 29 March, 10.30am-2.30pm
Vegetation Management at The Paddock
Cutting back vegetation along the footpaths and bat garden, alongside completing posts of the picnic area steps in this Community Nature Park, which is a haven for wildlife and humans.
Meeting point: Portacabin inside The Paddock on Ferry Lane, N17
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