Econet Programme - August 2016 Wednesday
3rd August The Holies (NT), Streatley   
Ragwort and thistle clearance
10:00 - 15:00

Meeting Point: Linden Cottage
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Directions: From Reading the meeting point is on the left of the A329, about half a mile after Hook End Lane and before the crossroads at Streatley. (Site entrance next to Linden Cottage holiday accommodation.)

*** Change to previously advertised information.

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Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task       Sunday
7th August Clayfield Copse, Caversham   
Regular monthly task
10:00 - 13:00

Meeting Point: Car Park, Caversham Park Road
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Econet/Friends of Clayfield Copse task      Next task/event at this site is on 17th August Wednesday
10th August Padworth Common   
Bracken clearance
10:00 - 15:00

Meeting Point: Car Park, Rectory Road
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Directions: Car park is off Rectory Road near junction with Baughurst Road and Reading Road

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Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task      Next task/event at this site is on 31st August   Waterloo Meadows   
Evening task
18:30 - 20:30

Meeting Point: Katesgrove Children's Centre
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Econet/Friends of Waterloo Meadows task      Next task/event at this site is on 20th August Friday
12th August Blundells Copse, Tilehurst   
Hedge maintenance
10:00 - 12:30

Meeting Point: Calder Close
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Directions: Meet at the site entrance in Calder Close, off Chichester Road.

*** Task not on usual task day. Morning only task.

Clearing around newly planted hedge.

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Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task       Wednesday
17th August Bugs Bottom, Gravel Hill, Emmer Green   
Ragwort clearance
10:00 - 15:00

Meeting Point: Shipnell's Farm, Gravel Hill
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Directions: Access Gravel Hill from Highdown Hill Road, meet at the barrier by Shipnells Farm. (Bugs Bottom is also known as Hemdean Bottom).

Note: We will meet at Bugs Bottom as planned however if there proves to be little or no ragwort we will move to Clayfield Copse, see below

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Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task         Clayfield Copse, Caversham   
Path clearance (ONLY IF NO RAGWORT AT BUGS BOTTOM, see above)
11:30 - 15:00

Meeting Point: Marchwood Avenue
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Directions: Meet Marchwood Avenue off Kiln Road, entrance to Clayfield Copse is opposite Marchwood Avenue on the other side of Kiln Lane.

*** Change to usual task time.

Today's task is at Bugs Bottom pulling ragwort, see above, however should there be little or no ragwort we will move to Clayfield to clear the bridleway by the wild pear.

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Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task      Next task/event at this site is on 4th September Saturday
20th August Waterloo Meadows   
Regular monthly task - Pond and Stream Maintenance
10:00 - 13:00

Meeting Point: Katesgrove Children's Centre
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Econet/Friends of Waterloo Meadows task      Next task/event at this site is on 24th August Wednesday
24th August Paices Wood Country Park, Aldermaston   
Waymarking
10:00 - 15:00

Meeting Point: Main Car Park
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Directions: The site entrance is off the A340 south of Aldermaston, near Youngs Industrial Estate. Follow signs to Main Car Park.

Task is primarily installing way marks but may include other related activities

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Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task         Waterloo Meadows   
Evening task
18:30 - 20:30

Meeting Point: Katesgrove Children's Centre
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Econet/Friends of Waterloo Meadows task      Next task/event at this site is on 14th September Wednesday
31st August Padworth Common   
Bracken bashing
10:00 - 15:00

Meeting Point: Car Park, Rectory Road
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Directions: Car park is off Rectory Road near junction with Baughurst Road and Reading Road

*** Change to previously advertised information.

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Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task      Next task/event at this site is on 28th September Econet Programme - September 2016 Sunday
4th September Clayfield Copse, Caversham   
Regular monthly task
10:00 - 13:00

Meeting Point: Car Park, Caversham Park Road
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Econet/Friends of Clayfield Copse task      Next task/event at this site is on 2nd October Wednesday
7th September Task to be arranged   
10:00 - 15:00

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Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task       Wednesday
14th September Wokefield Common   
Scrub clearance
10:00 - 15:00

Meeting Point: Car Park
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Directions: Meet at the site car park in Goring Lane near the junction with Hollybush Lane.

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Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task         Waterloo Meadows   
Evening task
18:30 - 20:30

Meeting Point: Katesgrove Children's Centre
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Econet/Friends of Waterloo Meadows task      Next task/event at this site is on 24th September Saturday
17th September Mapledurham Playing Fields   
Regular monthly task
09:30 - 13:00

Meeting Point: Community Orchard
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Directions: The community orchard is located near the Chazey Road entrance (which is immediately to the right as you enter Chazey Road from St Peter's Avenue).

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Econet/Friends of Mapledurham Playing Felds task      Next task/event at this site is on 15th October Wednesday
21st September Task to be arranged   
10:00 - 15:00

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Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task       Saturday
24th September Waterloo Meadows   
Regular monthly task - Bird and Bat Box Maintenance
10:00 - 13:00

Meeting Point: Katesgrove Children's Centre
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Econet/Friends of Waterloo Meadows task      Next task/event at this site is on 22nd October Sunday
25th September McIlroy Park, Tilehurst   
Regular monthly task
10:00 - 13:00

Meeting Point: "The Bench"
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Directions: Meet at the bench overlooking Thirlmere Avenue towards the centre of the grassland area. Note: Do not use the Tyler's Rest car park as you will be charged.

Please call Chris on (0118) 941 7818 if you intend joining this task so we can insure there are sufficient tools and if you are unfamiliar with the site, arrange for you to be met.

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Econet/Friends of McIlroy Park task      Next task/event at this site is on 23rd October Wednesday
28th September Padworth Common   
Scrub clearance
10:00 - 15:00

Meeting Point: Car Park, Rectory Road
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Directions: Car park is off Rectory Road near junction with Baughurst Road and Reading Road

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Econet/CROW (Conserve Reading on Wednesdays) task      

Last Updated: 18 August 2016