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Work Parties Have Resumed

Our regular monthly work parties have resumed.  Please refer to the work programme for dates. We welcome new volunteers.   You do not need experience of conservation work and there is no obligation to attend every task. Please refer to the … Continue reading

Primroses in Havant Cemetery

Coronovirus

In line with advice from the Government, we have cancelled all work parties until further notice. For the most accurate, up-to-date health guidance, please follow only official government advice. https://www.gov.uk/government/topical-events/coronavirus-covid-19-uk-government-response

Holocaust Memorial Garden Ready for Service

Friends of Havant Cemeteries had an extra work party this morning to tidy the Holocaust Memorial Garden in preparation for the Holocaust Memorial Day service to be held at 11.00am next Monday (27th January).  The non-denominational service will commemorate the … Continue reading

Leaflet Holders

A second leaflet holder was installed this morning.  This one is near the Eastern Road entrance. The first leaflet holder is just inside the Dissenters’ section.  

Early Blossom

Holly Clearance

Our task for January was clearing holly from around an Irish yew tree.  Two well-established holly trees had grown close to the yew tree and berries had dropped and grown into a mass of smaller trees around the yew.  We … Continue reading

Gatepost Repaired

More Grass Raking

This morning’s drizzle did not stop the work party and four volunteers continued raking grass from the annual cut in the St Faith’s section.

Grass Raking in the St Faith’s Section

In October we raked up after the annual grass cut in the St Faith’s section where we saw this common frog. We have also been clearing scrub from under some of the trees. The rowan and holly trees are laden … Continue reading