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Report on the Rawcliffe Meadows Work Party 25th May 2017

Thanks to Judi for coordinating this management of competing vegetation by the Pond and along Ings Dyke. Masha took some excellent evening photographs of the Meadows, Tansy Beetles and some of the volunteers having a well-earned break. Our next planned … Continue reading

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Report on Friends of Rawcliffe Meadows Work Party 28th June 2015

The rain was soon replaced by the sun as three of us (Masha, Mark and Mick) cleared around the tansy plants to the east  and south of the Pond, and Carole brought coffee at midday to ensure we had a break. … Continue reading

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The Next Friends of Rawcliffe Meadows Work Party is on Sunday 6th April 2014 from 10:30 at the New Meadow

The next Friends of Rawcliffe Meadows Work Party is on Sunday 6th April 2014 from 10:30 at the New Meadow towards the north of the site. We’ll be finishing off clearing the brash from the trees overlooking the New Meadow and moving … Continue reading

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The Friends of Rawcliffe Meadows Work Party 1st December 2013 Preparing for Tansy Planting in 2014

The work party, with its new A board advertising who we were (on the left in the photo below), had a pleasant few hours of December sunshine cutting back dead and dying elder and some out-of-control willow trees to reduce … Continue reading

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Be a hero in 2014 – grow more tansy plants!

Help York’s most endangered citizen – the Tansy Leaf Beetle* – by growing it some plants to live on! A couple of people helped in 2013 and we’ve planted what they grew already. You can help the Friends of Rawcliffe Meadows … Continue reading

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