Sheffield Conservation Volunteers

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January 2022

Sun 16th          Working at the General Cemetery for the General Cemetery Trust.   Work will include whatever Sally, the Landscape Manager wants us to do. Either Meet at City Hall Steps for 9.30am or at the Lions Gate Entrance for 10am.

 

Sun 30th        Heathland Management at Wadsley & Loxley Common. Working for the Wadsley & Loxley Commoners.    Meet at the City Hall Steps for 9:30am. We plan to catch the 52a bus from the West St bus stop  close to the City Hall at 9:48am.  The  bus stop to get off is at Wisewood School on Far Lane. We can then get on to the Common using the Rural Lane entrance. We should be working near the trig point, so its a bit of a walk.

 

 February 2022

Sun 13th         Creating a Pocket Park on Capel Street. We are working for the Burton Street Foundation. This is a new site for the group.  Work should include some tree thinning and habitat pile creation. Meet at the City Hall Steps for 9:30am. We plan to catch the Tram from the City Hall tram stop  and get off the tram  at  the  Bamford Street Tram Stop, which is closest  to the site. 

 

Sun 20th          Working at the General Cemetery for the General Cemetery Trust.   Work will include whatever Sally, the Landscape Manager wants us to do. Either Meet at City Hall Steps for 9.30am or at the Lions Gate Entrance for 10am.

 

Sun 27th        Heathland Management at Wadsley & Loxley Common. Working for the Wadsley & Loxley Commoners.    Meet at the City Hall Steps for 9:30am. We plan to catch the 52a bus from the West St bus stop  close to the City Hall at 9:48am.  The  bus stop to get off is at Wisewood School on Far Lane. We can then get on to the Common using the Rural Lane entrance.    We should be working near the trig point and Long Lane Car Park, so its a bit of a walk. For those with their own transport the nearest car park is at the Long Lane entrance to the Common.

 

March 2022

Sun 13th         Creating a Pocket Park on Capel Street. We are working for the Burton Street Foundation.   Work should include some tree thinning and habitat pile creation. Meet at the City Hall Steps for 9:30am. We plan to catch the Tram from the City Hall tram stop  and get off the tram  at  the  Bamford Street Tram Stop, which is closest  to the site. 

 

Sun 20th          Working at the General Cemetery for the General Cemetery Trust.   Work will include whatever Sally, the Landscape Manager wants us to do. Either Meet at City Hall Steps for 9.30am or at the Lions Gate Entrance for 10am.

 

Sun 27th        Heathland Management at Wadsley & Loxley Common. Working for the Wadsley & Loxley Commoners.   We will be  working at sites near the grassy central area.  Meet at the City Hall Steps for 9:30am. We plan to catch the 52a bus from the West St bus stop  close to the City Hall at 9:48am.  The  bus stop to get off is at Wisewood School on Far Lane. We can then get on to the Common using the Rural Lane entrance, so its a bit of a walk.   For those with their own transport its easier to use the Long Lane car park.  Please remember the clocks go forward an hour today.

 

April 2022

Sun 17th          Working at the General Cemetery for the General Cemetery Trust.   Work will include whatever Sally, the Landscape Manager wants us to do. Either Meet at City Hall Steps for 9.30am or at the Lions Gate Entrance for 10am.

 

May 2022

Sun 15th          Working at the General Cemetery for the General Cemetery Trust.   Work will include whatever Sally, the Landscape Manager wants us to do. Either Meet at City Hall Steps for 9.30am or at the Lions Gate Entrance for 10am.

 

June 2022

Sun 19th          Working at the General Cemetery for the General Cemetery Trust.   Work will include whatever Sally, the Landscape Manager wants us to do. Either Meet at City Hall Steps for 9.30am or at the Lions Gate Entrance for 10am.

 

July 2022

Sun 17th          Working at the General Cemetery for the General Cemetery Trust.   Work will include whatever Sally, the Landscape Manager wants us to do. Either Meet at City Hall Steps for 9.30am or at the Lions Gate Entrance for 10am.

 

August 2022

Sun 21st          Working at the General Cemetery for the General Cemetery Trust.   Work will include whatever Sally, the Landscape Manager wants us to do. Either Meet at City Hall Steps for 9.30am or at the Lions Gate Entrance for 10am.

 

September 2022

Sun 11th         Creating a Pocket Park on Capel Street. We are working for the Burton Street Foundation.   Work should include some tree thinning and habitat pile creation. Meet at the City Hall Steps for 9:30am. We plan to catch the Tram from the City Hall tram stop  and get off the tram  at  the  Bamford Street Tram Stop, which is closest  to the site. 

 

Sun 18th          Working at the General Cemetery for the General Cemetery Trust.   Work will include whatever Sally, the Landscape Manager wants us to do. Either Meet at City Hall Steps for 9.30am or at the Lions Gate Entrance for 10am.

 

October 2022

Sun 9th        Heathland Management at Wadsley & Loxley Common. Working for the Wadsley & Loxley Commoners.    Meet at the City Hall Steps for 9:30am. UPDATE We now plan to catch the tram from the City  Hall Tram stop on  West St  and catch the Middlewood Tram to the Middlewood tram stop.   We can then get on to the Common using the Rural Lane entrance, by going up Langsett Avenue  & then  Well Lane which leads onto Rural Lane. We should be working in the  middle of the common, so its a bit of a walk. If you have your own transport its best to use the Long lane entrance car park.

Sun 16th          Working at the General Cemetery for the General Cemetery Trust.   Work will include whatever Sally, the Landscape Manager wants us to do. Either Meet at City Hall Steps for 9.30am or at the Lions Gate Entrance for 10am.

 

November 2022

Sun 6th        Heathland Management at Wadsley & Loxley Common. Working for the Wadsley & Loxley Commoners.  UPDATE  We will be working near the trig point cutting back saplings.  If you have your own transport its best to use the Long Lane Car park.  If using public transport we will meet at the City Hall Steps for 9:30am and then  either catch a 52a to the Hillsboro' interchange  and walk to the common from there, or catch the Tram to Middlewood and walk to the common from there. Its a long walk!

 Sun 13th       An event with the Sheffield Bodgers, where we can try our hand at some Green Wood working.  Sheffield Bodgers meet at  Manor Oak Cottages on Manor Lane, postcode (S2 1UL).. You can make your own way there or you can join us at the City Hall Steps for 9:30am  and we will catch the bus to the site. (The No: 25 bus from Arundel Gate/AG3 goes close to Manor Lane get off at Manor Park: Harborough Avenue/Manor Lane stop). For those of you who use what3words  the location is crush.this.bunk

.Sun 20th          Working at the General Cemetery for the General Cemetery Trust.   Work will include whatever Sally, the Landscape Manager wants us to do. Either Meet at City Hall Steps for 9.30am or at the Lions Gate Entrance for 10am.

Sat 26th   Social: Christmas curry   at  Akbars in the West One complex - 10 Fitzwilliam St, Broomhall, Sheffield S1 4JB. Please contact Lara to book your place and for  the  meet up arrangements.

 

Due to unforeseen circumstances Tasks & Events are sometimes changed at short notice