Unfortunately we will not be able to run a work party in early March as our supervisors are unavailable. We may be able to hold additional events at other times and are looking to try and hold a couple during the week so if you are interested in helping with a bit of sawing and…Details
As we head into winter it is time to do some winter maintenance. As usual we will have sessions on the first full weekend of the month Dates are: November 4th and 5th December 2nd and 3rd January 6th and 7th February 3rd and 4th March 3rd and 4th April 7th and 8th Start at…Details
If you enjoy Common Wood please remember we depend on volunteers to do a number of tasks. Day to day you can help by collecting litter and taking it away as do a number of people. If you are willing to give a couple of hours here and there please let us have some contact details…Details
I had a phone call that motorcyclists were seen in the wood yesterday. I had a similar report a week ago. We do not allow motorcycles so if you spot any please record any details, even pictures or video. Where are they coming from, going to? If they present any danger then call 999 or…Details
The Bluebells are now out on the Bluebell walk. They are later in our wood than other places but there is a spectacular display this year as the recent warm weather has brought them out. A worth-while ramble on a sunny day.
I have had complaints about dogs being attacked by other dogs in the care of a ‘professional’ dog walker. We have introduced a guideline of four dogs per handler but also ensure that you have insurance and are operating so that it is not invalidated. There are severe penalties for failing to keep a dog…Details
Thank you to Robertand Annabelle who brought Samuel into the wood to pull some logs. This experiment may lead to a more regular vist in the winter. Samuel is a seven year old Shire from Chiltern Heavy Horse based at the Chiltern Open Air museum in Amersham. A great day out and well worth a…Details
Winter time is when we need to carry out maintenance tasks and we welcome the help of volunteers. The work can be fun and you can make new friends. Most work involves cutting and thinning. we usually meet on the first weekend every month in the mornings for a couple of hours at 10.00. If…Details