Tuesday, 10 November 2015

Update - Hedge Planting Day

Huge thanks to all the following for making our hedge planting day the most successful ever with hedge planted, mulched and ready to get established:
- Woodland Trust for provision of 420 hedgerow whips (hazel, dog rose, elder, blackthorn)
- Merton Council for provision of compost and mulch and corporate volunteers to cement in posts
- Sustainable Merton for provision of guidance and leadership to carry out the task
- 42 volunteers who braved the wind and rain to do planting on the day with special thanks to those from Challenge Network
- Michelle and Julie for provision of delicious homemade soups to sustain
- Giles and Jon for BBQ and fireworks
- Charlotte for the Twitter feed - visit @orchardmitcham for Orchard updates.