Thursday, 16 April 2015

June-Dec 2015 - archive of tasks

Tasks for the second half of 2015 were as below: 

26 June 2015
Location: 'The Corkscrew' (Bank Lane), Rainow
Activity:  General clearance and maintenance of drainage to a public right of way on a steep hill
Leaders: John S and John G 

3 July 2015

Location: Cow Lane Mill, Rainow and places downstream on the River Dean in Ingersley Vale
Activity: 'Balsam Bashing' (Invasive Species Removal)
Leaders: Dave T + Bob L 


10 July 2015
Location: Ingersley Vale, Rainow, locations near to Savio House
Activity: 'Balsam Bashing' (Invasive Species Removal)
Leaders: John H + Frank
Location: Savio House, Rainow
Activity: Paving work, maintenance of tree / hedge plant nursery 
Leaders: Tom 

17 July 2015
LocationMillbrook cottage path, Rainow
Activity: Public footpath repair and drainage works
Leaders: Tom and Tony
NB  This is a joint work day with East Cheshire Ramblers footpaths team led by Brian Richardson 

24 July 2015
Location: 'The Corkscrew', Rainow
Activity: as 26 June
Leaders: John S and John G 

31 July 2015
Location: Ingersley Vale, Rainow
Activity: Barbecue
Leaders: Lester + Angela 

7 August 2015
Location: 'The Trod Path' between Rainow and Bollington
Activity: Clearance, maintenance and repair of the stone flagged path
Leaders: Keith + Dave J

14 August 2015
Location: 'The Trod Path' between Rainow and Bollington
Activity: as 7 August
Leaders: Dave J + John S 

21 August 2015
Location: Savio House Estate:  Ingersley Clough Wood
Activity: woodland management
Leaders: Dave T + Frank

28 August 2015
Location: Rainow Low
Activity: Footpath clearance
Leaders: John S + Bob L

4 September 2015
LocationMillbrook cottage path, Rainow
ActivityPublic footpath repair and drainage works and adjacent dry stone wall repairs
Leaders: Tom and Tony

11 September 2015
Location: Cow Lane, Bollington to Ingersley Vale
Activity: Footpath improvements using materials supplied by Cheshire East Council
Leaders: John G + Malcolm

18 September 2015
Location: Cow Lane, Bollington to Ingersley Vale
Activity: Footpath improvements using materials supplied by Cheshire East Council
Leaders: Tom 

25 September 2015
Location: Cow Lane, task as 18 Sept., then Savio House
Activity: Footpath improvements then tree/hedge plant nursery inventory & 'wilderness' clearance in the walled garden   
Leaders: Frank

2 October 2015
Location: Savio House Estate
Activity 1: KRIV Walk, as part of Bollington Walking Festival 2015
Leaders: John G and Malcolm, with Nick Martin as environmental conservation guide.
The walk starts from Savio House KRIV car park at 10.00am - note this is later than the regular KRIV volunteer start time of 9.40am; any KRIV volunteer may opt to either go on the walk, or take part in activity 2.  The Bollington Walking Festival leaflet blurb says 'the walk around the Savio House Estate looks at conservation features, in particular some of the 32 different tree species.'
https://www.facebook.com/BollingtonWalkingFestival
Activity 2: woodland management (Ingersley Clough Wood)
Leaders: Tom and Vic H

9 October 2015
Location: Savio House Estate, Bluebell Wood and the Clough
Activity: woodland management
Leaders:   Tom

16 October 2015
Location: nr Jenkin Chapel, grid ref. 979767 (meet 9.30am at the east barn, Savio House) 
Activity: Pond Clearance
Leaders: John S and John H

23 October 2015
Location 1: nr Jenkin Chapel, as 16 Oct.
Activity 1: Pond clearance
Leader:  John S
Location 2: Gin Clough, Rainow
Activity 2: wall repair alongside footpath
Leaders: John H and Bob L


30 October 2015
Location: Savio House Estate, Bluebell Wood and nearby
Activity 1: Woodland management
Leaders:  TBC
Activity 2: Gin Clough, Rainow
Leaders: John H and Bob L

6 November 2015
Location: Savio House Estate (1) and Kerridge hill (2) 
Activity 1: First Aid Training (only for those who have pre-booked)
Leader: Nick Martin
Activity 2: footpath repairs, path to Kerridge hill near Five Ashes
Leaders: John G and Dave T

13 November 2015
Location: Savio House Estate (1) and Kerridge hill (2)
Activity 1: First Aid Training (only for those who have pre-booked)
Leader: Nick Martin
Activity 2footpath repairs, path to Kerridge hill near Five Ashes
Leaders: John G and Frank B

20 November 2015
Location: Savio House
Activity: (1) Hedge maintenance near the car park and (2) Walled garden tidy up.
Leader: Tom

28 November 2015
Location:  Savio House Estate, eastern boundary of Ingersley Clough Wood
Activity: Hedgelaying
Leaders: John S and Tom

4 December 2015
Location: Savio House Estate; walled garden and Ingersley Clough Wood
Activity: Tree nursery work, tree and hedge planting
Leaders: Tom and Sue

11 December 2015
Location:  Savio House Estate, eastern boundary of Ingersley Clough Wood
Activity: Hedgelaying
Leaders: John S and Tom

18 December 2015
Location: Savio House Estate and The Poachers
Activity: Christmas Activity and Lunch
Leaders: John S and Lester

25 December 2015
Christmas break