Monthly Archives: April 2014

The week of the Orange-tip

Orange-tips everywhere at Grafton yesterday on the Transect –  BUT look carefully at the photograph – a small Crab Spider has change colour to look like a Lady’ Smock flower and caught the Male Orange-tip.

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Whats happening at Grafton?

The Contractors are removing the oaks with “Sudden Oak Decline” Using the Mule!!! However the rest of the wood looks great.

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First Visit and Great Transect Result

Wednesday – Visit from Pershore U3A walk round the wood with tea and cake at the village hall after. Contractors are cutting down 17 oaks with ”Sudden Oak Decline” and burning the bark on the stumps – what a mess. … Continue reading

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Last Day of 2013/14 Work Parties

On the last day of this season work parties we made some seats and finished the improved access thank to the gate provided by Worcestershire County Council. Seats and Gates

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Grafton Events 2014

These are generally events requested by local groups but volunteers are welcome to join us. GRAFTON WOOD WALKS 2014  Thursday 10th April               Pershore U3A – 2pm  Thursday 8th May                 Malvern Naturalists Field Society – 2pm  Sunday 18th May                 Dawn Chorus … Continue reading

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