Filling the Gaps

November 2018

Students from Queen’s Croft High School in Lichfield braved the cold on a grey November morning to plant sapling trees alongside the Heritage Towpath Trail.

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Green & Grounds Spring Report 2018

Most of our work so far this year has been at Fosseway. “The Staffords” (Roger and Jean) have worked tirelessly several days each week to reuse the original bricks from the canal wall and complete the abutments for the board walks. 

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Green & Grounds Spring Report

Spring 2017. It has mostly been 'slash and burn' at Fosseway so far this year, but we have been kept warm through the damp and cold! 

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Green & Grounds Autumn Report

September to November 2016 Report by Christime Bull 

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Reinstate the Canal - what else?

Achievements and aims of the Green & Grounds Teams at our six principle work sites.

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Calling all Galanthophiles

A walk along the towpath on a blustery afternoon in February 2016 evoked  memories of a decade ealier.

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Summerhill Rediscovered

More planting at Summerhill in  December 2015 gave Hilary Smith cause to reflect on 12 months progress.

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A Natural Wildlife Corridor

Just some of the flora and fauna to be seen at Tamworth Road.

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The Ducks are back

Mid-March 2015 and the Ducks are back at Tamworth Road.


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Galanthus Gatherings

Mike Battisson is charmed by the snowdrops at Tamworth Road.

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Woods come to Summerhill

Planting a new hedge bordering the newly purchased land west of the M6 Toll. 

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Green & Grounds Winter Report 2018

We’ve mostly been at Fosseway since October as the time pressure for completing the Postcode Local Trust funded project requires much preparatory work. 

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Maintaining our heritage at Summerhill, with expert training for our team from the Staffordshire Wildlife Trust.

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