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Work Parties Back in Action

Work parties have now resumed at the quarry and will run each Tuesday throughout the Autumn/Winter season. Work has been initially focused on maintaining the existing grasslands that we have. This means cutting the low growth with a brushcutter and saws to reduce overhang from trees and scrub. The quarry has the potential to support […]

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November 13, 2018

It has been a bit hit and miss with regards to getting regular work parties running at the quarry site. A well attended session took place on 13-12-2018, under leadership from Brandon. It is hoped that a local work party leader can be appointed early in 2019. Then, we can look forward to running regular […]

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The Big Open

Nature Forcers have been out the last two Wednesdays opening up a couple of areas on Newbold Quarry. The small area at the top of the steps from the far end of the car park, and, the larger area above the playing field at the far end of the car park.  It is hoped this will […]

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Nature Force @ Newbold

A busy day Wednesday with some welcome sun. Plenty of brush cutting and clearing achieved.  Spieces spotted were 3 small toads, a small newt and a Sparrowhawk besides the usual water birds.

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