Author Archives: Gina

Sidlesham Recreation Ground and Community Orchard

We work with Sidlesham Parish Council to manage the woodland strip adjacent to the childrens’ playground, and we assist with management of the Community Orchard, planted in 2012 with heritage fruit trees.  Each tree has been ‘adopted’ by a member … Continue reading

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Local Development Framework Response

Chair Dr. Jill Sutcliffe has responded at length to the consultation on behalf of the group.  The main point of the response is that Biodiversity and Green Infrastructure should be given significant priority in planning matters. For full details of … Continue reading

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Haydon’s Pond

We have been working at this roadside farm pond in Almodington for two years now.  We had a lot of work to do clearing out an accumulation of rubbish and dead tree branches.  A long spell without rain the first … Continue reading

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Florence Pond, Sidlesham

Florence Pond is adopted by Sidlesham Parish Council and MWHG has entered a formal Agreement with the PC to improve biodiversity and manage the pond on their behalf.  Work will start at the end of the summer but surveys of … Continue reading

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ASHE Group

ASHE stands for Almodington, Sidlesham, Highleigh and Earnley. Most of our work is involved with restoring rural ponds but we are also involved with Sidlesham Recreation Ground, where we are creating a ‘woodland walk’ adjacent to the childrens’ playground and … Continue reading

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