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Station Forecourt Gardens

Uckfield,TN22 1AE

04 Jun 2011

23:00

A small team will be working at the railway station from 09.30am. The intention is to smarten up the areas that were set up as gardens. You can stay as long as you like, but I am sure everyone will have had enough by 11.00am! Bring some gardening tools with you - a pneumatic drill will be best, given the state of the ground!! (unless we have a lot of rain) - and your favourite gardening gloves. A small group tackled the badly-overgrown garden patches. The ground was very, very dry, and wearing a face mask would not have been OTT because there was so much dust kicked up. The group withdrew at 11.00am with still more work to be done. 9 sacks of garden rubbish were left for collection. Nothing interesting was found during the work..

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Public General Meeting

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Uckfield Carnival clear-up

Uckfield Carnival, 3 September 2011 The High Street on the morning of 4 September was an horrendous sight. Bottles, cans and fast food containers all over the place. 4 BUC volunteers spent two-and-a-h...

Building painting

Continued from 17 July - please go to that date for details

Building painting

Commence work on a project to improve the look of the toilet building in Luxfords Car park and the former toilet block on the river bridge at the station. Meet at Luxfords Car Park from 9.00 a.m.. Exp...

Station Forecourt Gardens

To continue with the work to bring the gardens 'up to scratch'. Should be easier than the last time we did this because we've had a lot of rain recently! Meet at the station from 8.30 a.m.. Expected t...

Manor Park Estate Winter Clear-up

Meet outside Tesco Express, Browns Lane, Uckfield, at 9.30 a.m. to receive litter collection 'gear' and instructions from Town Councillor Thelma Rumbelow. Event will finish at 11.30 a.m. at the latest...

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