BRAMBLES OUTDOOR CENTRE

The Activity Centre of Holy Cross, Greenford Scouts, Guides, Brownies, Cub Scouts, Rainbows & Beavers 




KANTAR WORLDPANEL
VISIT THE BRAMBLES - SEPTEMBER 2014


Kantar Worldpanel, based in Park Royal, West London generously arranged to send seven of their employees to Brambles for the day to help  maintain our scout & guide Outdoor Activity Centre.  This is the fourth occasion that they have supported us.
'The Magnificent 7' arrived at 9.30am ready to help. Somehow their visit coincided with a late summer heatwave & the day was gloriously warm - to say the least!  In rising temperatures, grass was mowed, a shed was painted,  undergrowth was cleared and wood collected from around the site which was added to the ever growing camp fire wood pile.  At lunch time everyone had a well earned rest in the shade, taking part in a picnic on the grass.  The work party concluded with the planting of a beech tree that replaced a recently felled elm.  A huge amount of work was enthusiastically carried out by the group and they are more than welcome to join us again next year.  Their contribution is very much appreciated.


     
   
Mower instruction from Jim
 Cutting the grass
 The shed getting a fresh coat
     
 The access road being cleared
  Uncovering the store hut
 A REALLY hot day!
     
 A well earned break for tea!  Collecting the firewood Cutting back the weeds
     
 The growing wood pile
 Happy in the shade for lunch
 Tree removal
     
 Planting the beech tree
 The Magnificent 7
End of a superb day






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