Environmental Projects....

.The club continues to undertake a varied and active involvement with environmental projects - see list below of the 2022/23 projects

2022-23 Environmental Projects...

Woodland maintenance at Wyggeston Wood          

  • 18 Aug 22                                                     
  • 09 Sep 2                                         
  • 02 Dec 22 in conjunction with RC Blaby                                                         
  • 24 Jan 23 in conjunction with RC Blaby                                                        
  • 28 Feb 23 in conjunction with RC Blaby

Litter Pick collections                            

  • 09 Sep 22                                                          
  • 24 Jan 23                                                         
  • 28 Feb 23
  • 8th May 23 - Litter Picking in Blaby/Countesthorpe, in conjuction with Blaby Scouts 

Nest box Installations

  • 03 Dec 22  - 3 owl nest boxes installed at Wyggeston Wood                                   

Pond extension work at Wyggeston Wood                 

  • Dec 22 – Jan 23 existing pond increased in size by ~60 m2

Wyggeston Hospital - Lecture                   

  • 03 Nov 2022 Talk about Wyggestons Wood to residents, 

Crocus planting (Oct – Nov 22)

  • Aigburth Care Home, Oadby
  • Knighton Green in conjunction with Knighton Wild
  • Knighton Park in conjunction with Leicester City Council
  • Wyggestons Gardens in conjunction with Wyggestons Hospital Trust
  • Wyggestons Wood
  • Woodhouse

Native hedgerow planting (09 Dec 22)

  • 09 Dec 2022 Approx. 110 m native hedgerow planting at Gaulby Lodge Farm

Tree planting & wildflower seeding at Wigston Town Cricket Club

  • 04 April 2023 15 trees planted varying from 0.5 to 2.5 m & Wildflower seeding over ~10 m2
Garden Projects

  • 8 May 2023 - Aigburth Care Home - weeding and tidying residents garden

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Environmental Projects.... sub-pages:

Andrew Robinson giving members of the Rotary Club of Blaby and their guests the history, development and future plans for Wyggeston’s Wood.

Wygeston Wood - Work Party

more In conjunction with Blaby Rotary Club

Litter Pick with Blaby Scouts

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