ACWA Working Party
On 19-Mar-2006 a third Working Party
progressed the project to replace all stiles on the "After Tea" walk from
At the start of 2006 the walk included a
possible 12 stiles when all the field gates are locked
shut (a minimum of 9 at any time). After these first three Working
Parties there are Five less stiles.
The team just completed the kissing gate on Sunday 19th March.
Todays (19th March) Achievement
We have installed
a kissing gate to replace "stile 10" (GR 324 728). This
means that all the k/g shared by ACW and the "After Tea" walk have
Unfortunately the new supply of k/g
were not delivered in time, so only one gate was completed
today. If the new supplies are received by WCC early next
week, John may organise a special mid-week session to replace "stile
8" which had been planned for today.
The next Sunday session will now be on:
Sunday 9th April 2006 at
10:00 am to about 1:00 pm
Meet at SW end of Vicarage Road,
Stoneleigh : GR 328 726.
Our task will be to replace the stile at the meeting point
(stile 8), and the stile c.250 metres across the field (stile
9). See 06-stiles-to-kg.pdf
(c.500MB) for map and "before" photos.
The earlier proposed date of 18th April 2006
(Easter Sunday) is cancelled.
Dates for the rest of 2006 are then as
- Sunday 21st May
- Sunday 18th June
- Sunday 16th July
- Sunday 20th August
- Sunday 17th September
- Sunday 15th October
- Sunday 19th November
Why not volunteer to join us whenever you can?
Please contact John Green
on 024 7650 3044 for further
Final engineering work to the
kissing gate on Sunday 19th March,
while the rest of the
team move to the 19th February gate to complete finishing touches to
For latest "Before & After" photos and map
covering the whole project, see