Regular Events

THIRD SUNDAY OF THE MONTH 10.30am – 1pm SPRING WOOD WORK PARTY
Join Ipswich Wildlife Group and Friends of Belstead Brook Park for a morning of work in the wood. Meet at the field gate at top of bridleway in Kiln Meadow. Details from Gerry Donlon 01473 726082

TUESDAYS 10am Greenways CONSERVATION WORK PARTY
The Project’s largest weekly work party – carrying out a wide range of practical tasks across the 50 or so sites that we manage. For all Greenways work parties, volunteers need to be registered via a short informal induction prior to joining us – please contact us for further details. Work party runs from 10am to about 4pm. Contact greenways.project@ipswich.gov.uk or call 01473 433995.

WEDNESDAYS 10am Friends of Holywells Park HOLYWELLS PARK WORK PARTY
Besides doing positive work as part of a small team of volunteers your time will be matched by cash from the Lottery enabling further work in the Park. Meet at the Stable Block located down the driveway from Cliff Lane. Contact Martin Cant for details 07858 436003

SECOND WEDNESDAY OF THE MONTH Friends of The Dales WORK PARTY
Contact Jessica Allen for the details jallen7@hotmail.co.uk

THURSDAYS 10am Greenways CONSERVATION WORK PARTY
A smaller group than on Tuesday, but operates in the same way – please see details above for Tuesdays Work Party.

SECOND THURSDAY OF THE MONTH 8pm ‘Green Drinks’ Dove Inn, Ipswich DRINKS AND CHAT
Join us at the Dove Inn for a drink, a chat and a bit of networking with other environmentally-minded people. Look out for the ‘Green Drinks’ sign on
the table. All welcome. Details from Gerry Donlon on 01473 726082.

FRIDAYS 10am Greenways CONSERVATION WORK PARTY
Another opportunity to work on the 50 or so sites managed by the Project – please see the details above for Tuesdays Work Party.

THIRD FRIDAY OF THE MONTH 10am Ipswich Wildlife Group/Greenways BOX KIT MAKING
Come and join in making the kits for bird, hedgehog and insect habitat boxes for our Wildlife Homes project. Only the most rudimentary of woodworking
skills needed. Thorington Hall Barn, Bobbits Lane, Ipswich. More information from Martin Cant 01473 413627 martin.cant@ntlworld.com

FIRST SATURDAY OF THE MONTH 10am – 1pm Ipswich Wildlife Group RIVER WORK PARTY
A joint work party with the River Action Group along Alderman Canal and the River Gipping, maintaining footpaths and making these splendid
waterways areas to be proud of. Meet at Bibb Way alongside Alderman Road recreation ground. More information from Ray Sidaway 01473 259104.

FIRST SATURDAY OF THE MONTH 10am Butterfly Conservation WORK PARTY
Meet at Purdis Heath to help restore the heath for the benefit of butterflies. Use the lay-by in Bucklesham Road.
More information from Helen Saunders helens919@gmail.com

SECOND SATURDAY OF EACH MONTH 10am – 1pm Friends of Belstead Brook Park CONSERVATION WORK PARTY
Come and join us for a morning working in the fresh air. For further details visit our website: www.greenlivingcentre.org.uk/fobbp
or email fobbp@greenlivingcentre.org.uk

MOST SATURDAYS 10.30am – 1pm IWG Northgate Allotments WOODCRAFT & WILDLIFE
Get involved in coppicing and woodland skills at the Wildlife area. Call Geoff Sinclair to confirm dates 07860 595376