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Sheila Carmichael died peacefully in Sobell House Tuesday evening. She had been an energetic “Friend” until very recently doing much work, using her gardening skills, on refurbishing the sensory garden. She told us not long ago that she’d gone as far as Aslan everyday to see how the carving was progressing. Continue reading

Arboricultural Works (City Council)
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Arboricultural Works (City Council)

The City Council Parks Dept. have recently surveyed the trees in Bury Knowle, They are planning to undertake some tree works within the park and the surrounding area. The majority of work will be carried out within the next 6 months with minimum disruption to the park and its users. The two Scots pines (489,490) … Continue reading

Play Area
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Play Area

Groundwork Thames Valley refurbished the children’s play area between February and August 2011 following the award of a Playbuilder grant of £47,000, and it was officially opened on 23 September 2011. Oxford Mail, 30 May 2011: “New themed playground will mean a happy ever after ending” Continue reading