Who We Are
We are a group of local volunteers committed to the maintenance, preservation and enhancement of the natural beauty of The Hollies woodland area.
The Hollies are situated in Weetwood, Leeds, and are linked to Meanwood Park.
Upon entering The Hollies from Weetwood Lane, there is a formally planted area with native and exotic tree species. This is set alongside seating areas and open spaces. The gardens contain an amazing variety of species!
Monthly Archives: December 2011
Great news! Waitrose in Meanwood have selected us as one of the organisations for their Community Matters boxes for January. Please shop there and encourage everyone you know to give us their token. For those who are not familiar with … Continue reading
We also did some planting!
A small group also planted foxgloves and candelabra primula.
We found a spring…
A ditch was cleared out, and when 2 huge rocks were man-handled out of the way we discovered a spring, and the water began to flow freely.
We cleared a stream
Take a look at the before, during and after pictures:
We got a huge amount done on Saturday – thank you all for your hard work.
Hope to see you Saturday 10th December
Our next working party, and the last one of 2011, will take place on Saturday 10th December. We will meet in the car park at 10 am, as usual, and all are very welcome. Remember you’ll need stout shoes and … Continue reading