Fence Building at the Community Garden

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With an abundance of self-sown birch saplings on site, it didn’t take long to add the next stretch.  With the help of a hired petrol-driven auger, six more posts were put in place at a distance of seven feet between them (total 42 feet).

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Once each of the three rails were nailed into place, it was time to get weaving.

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The original idea was to make the Community Garden rabbit-proof.  It’s never going to happen, so we’ve settled for making it as a boundary marker instead, and too keep the area private.

For once, the sun shone – too much – and two hours work moving wood around was more than enough for me, though much better than last week moving and lifting barrows of wet soil.

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Allotment Bed: Filling in and (not-quite) the Final Plan

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We arrived at the Community Garden at 8:30 this morning.  A sunny start, despite forecast of heavy rain for North Wales.

We’ve made a start!

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