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August 2021 Volunteer Workday

Our July workday was just to hot to work, so it has been rescheduled to Sunday 8th August, from 10am – about 4pm. We will have various tasks including…. Putting up the beautiful signs made on the Sign Writing Workshop … Continue reading

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Compost Toilet Building Workshop 2021

After a years pause, we are back and ready for action. Come and help us build a Wheelchair Accessible Compost Toilet! During the course you will: Help create a small timber framed building and compost toilet infrastructure, using sustainable and … Continue reading

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Roundhouse Volunteer Day

Saturday 12th June, 10am – 5pm (ish) Join us for a volunteer day, working on our beautiful Roundhouse. Previous days have been great fun 🙂 Led by experienced Roundhouse builder Richard Sylvan. Tasks for the day include: Cob / cordwood … Continue reading

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Solstice Moth Weekend 18th-19th June

Our annual celebration of all things Moth returns! NOTE DATE HAS CHANGED DUE TO POOR WEATHER FORECAST FOR SATURDAY NIGHT. Sorry for the short notice, hope you can still come After a year off due to you-know-what, we’ll be setting … Continue reading

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Sustainable Beekeeping Training

Sustainable Beekeeping Training May 21st, 22nd, 23rd 10 am to 5pm We are really excited to be hosting a 3 day Sustainable Beekeeping training run by experienced natural beekeeper, Sean Hearn During the course we will look at beekeeping practice … Continue reading

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Sign Writing Workshop

Saturday 15th May and Saturday 29th May Over two Saturday workshops, Fay Burnett will be creating some beautiful new signage for the Trust whilst teaching participants the art of Sign Writing. Participants will: Learn about and practice the art of … Continue reading

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Roundhouse Volunteer Weekend

Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th May  Our beautiful Roundhouse started takeing shape in 2019. Progress was slowed, but not halted, by the events of 2020 Led be experienced Roundhouse builder Richard Sylvan, we’re ready for the next push! Tasks for … Continue reading

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November Volunteer Workday

Our next volunteer workday will be Saturday 14th November, from 10am – about 4pm. We will be continuing work on the Roundhouse: finishing walls with cob, cordwood and bottle bricks that were not completed last time, fitting sills and windows … Continue reading

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October Volunteer Workday – cordwood and cob!

Our next volunteer workday will be Saturday 17th October, from 10am – about 4pm. We will be creating the next layer of walling for the roundhouse, using cordwood, cob and bottle bricks. Above – pictures from our September workday, when … Continue reading

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A Cosy Caravan Cwtch*

One successful set of Skills Share volunteer days completed and our tiny visitor caravan looks very snug under it’s new roof. We had some lovely feedback from a volunteer, which sums up the event perfectly (see below). Watch this space … Continue reading

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