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Invitation into the woods

Post written by Jonathan Dent, St Nicks Nature Reserve Manager, who leads our heritage skills courses As the seasons change, our attention shifts from work in the grasslands and becks to our maturing woodland areas. We are in the middle of a five-year plan of thinning, developed with the help of our local Forestry Commission […]

Posted 13 December 2016 | Categories: St Nicks News | Tags: coppicing, hedgelaying, heritage skills, training

The best of Autumn Fayre 2016

Summary of the day written by St Nicks Events Officer Ivana Jakubkova; more great photos can be found on Lewis Outing’s website We couldn’t have wished for a lovelier day on which to hold our annual Autumn Fayre this year, on 15th October! We had plenty of sunshine to keep us warm and there was […]

Posted 21 October 2016 | Categories: St Nicks News, Uncategorized