Past Meetup

Horsell Common Conservation

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**Please bring your own drinking water and (if you have them) gardening type gloves. Hot drinks will be provided. Parking is through the gate way and not in the residential area at Anthonys - parking through the green metal gate (there will be a temporary sign) onto the common, on a firm track**

Winter Conservation Volunteer Working Parties 2018/19

Please come and join us for 3 hours on a Sunday morning and assist in vital conservation work. For the rest of this season we will be meeting at Anthonys on Horsell Common. The working parties run from 10.00 to 13.00 on the following dates:

Sunday 07 October 2018 - Anthonys
Sunday 14 October 2018 - Anthonys
Sunday 11 November 2018 - Anthonys
Sunday 09 December 2018 - Anthonys
Sunday 13 January 2019 - Anthonys
Sunday 10 February 2019 - TBC
Sunday 10 March 2019 - TBC

Anthonys is on the left of Chertsey Road A320 between the Six Crossroads roundabout and the McLaren/Martyrs Lane roundabout. Choose the second entrance and drive through Anthonys to the gate and on to the main common track. The actual work area is a short walk from here.

Chertsey Road
Horsell Common
OS Grid Reference TQ[masked]

Sat Nav GU21 4YE (to nearest houses)

The activity is to remove scrub, mainly small birch and pine saplings from areas of heathland. Loppers and bow saws will be provided; volunteers should wear sturdy footwear with good grip and a good pair of gardening gloves or similar. Do wear plenty of layers. The group leaders are Andrew Halstead tel[masked] or Rachel Woodman email [masked] . Contact them if the weather is particularly bad (rain, high winds or snow) before 09:30 on the day to check whether the event will take place.

13 January 2019 at 10:00am

Chertsey Road
GU21 4YL