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We are delighted to announce that we have been awarded a grant from Nottinghamshire County Council Local Improvement Scheme Capital Fund. The money will allow us to continue our footpath improvements in Papplewick Dam Wood. Work will start in the summer. The July meeting of the Friends of Moor Pond Woods will be a guided…Read More
Starting on 11th February the County Council will be undertaking safety-related tree works. This may involve path closures. Please follow the on-site advice displayed at the entrances to the woods. Our next meeting will be on Wednesday 27th February at 7:30pm in the Village Hall, when Peter Hammond will be giving a talk ‘A load…Read More
Our monthly meeting in November will be at the Village Hall on Wednesday 28th at 7.30pm. Our guest Speaker, Patrick Candler, will be talking about the work of Sherwood Forest Trust. A warm welcome to members and non-members alike. This month we are also continuing our archaeological research with volunteer work-days planned on Thursday 22nd,…Read More
The July meeting will be on the evening of 25th. We are meeting at the Village Hall at 7.00pm for a walking tour of the project. It’s a chance to see new work and progress, and to find out about our plans for the future. New members welcome, please contact email@example.com in advance to book…Read More
The June meeting of the Friends will be the traditional skittles and barbeque evening. This is only open to members and guests, and must be booked in advance. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for details and bookings. Gedling Borough Heritage Festival takes place from June 16th until July 8th. There will be a free guided tour of the…Read More
Our next meeting will take place in the Village Hall at 7:30 on 25th April. David Hammond will give a presentation entitled ‘The diary of a Framework Knitter’. Following up the presentation at our last meeting, we are also going to have a discussion with Mike Johnson and Hilary Cartmel about the proposed heritage-related feature…Read More
The next meeting of the ‘Friends’ will take place on March 28th 2018, at 7:30 in the village hall. We have recently agreed our Habitat Management Plan and our Archaeology Audit results. There will be an update on work carried out over the winter and a discussion about what other tasks need to be done….Read More