Coppicing/ hedge-laying dates in 2019/20
We will be running a task (either coppicing or hedgelaying) in Spud Wood on the following dates. Meet in the Stage Lane car park.
- 10am-2pm on Saturday 9th November 2019
- 10am-2pm on Sunday 5th January 2020
- 1-4pm on Saturday 22nd February 2020
- 10am-2pm on Sunday 29th March 2020
We have some tools, but if you have them please bring a bow saw, loppers, kneeler and gloves and for hedge-laying a sharp axe or billhook. Wear stout boots and warm clothing. For tasks from 10am-2pm please bring your lunch.
If you are interested in joining a task and haven’t been before please email in advance so you can register with The Woodland Trust so you are covered by their insurance.
FoSW AGM 25th September 2019
Friends of Spud Wood CIC AGM will be held on Wednesday 25th September at Oughtrington Community Centre. See our News page for more details.
Cheshire Wildlife Trust to run some Family Forest Schools sessions
The dates are yet to be agreed, but Cheshire Wildlife Trust (CWT) are planning to run some Family Forest Schools session in Spud Wood in the Autumn. We will update this space when we have more details.
Orienteering @ Spud Wood
See our orienteering page for copies of the maps from this event so you can have a go at our orienteering course.