On 21-Mar-2012 a Working Party installed two kissing gates on
Circular Walk 2 between Ram Hall and Berkswell.
k/g at site 1 completed within 2 hrs of
work starting : 21-Mar-2012
This month's tasks were to replace two stiles with kissing gates
just north of Ram Hall on the footpath between Baulk Lane and
Berkswell Village on Walk 2 of the ACW Circular Walks Book.
These were the first two of five stiles to be taken out of this
section of footpath, and are hopefully going to be the start of
Solihull's aim of making our Walk 2 entirely stile free.
k/g at site 2 under construction (4 mins
after site 2 photo taken!) : 21-Mar-2012
One of the gates were installed with very little difficulty
whilst the second one required much digging through tree roots in
order to seat the gates into the ground. However, both tasks
were completed by 12.30 when we were able to drive the short
distance to "The Bear" in Berkswell for a meal, a drink and a
The next full session planned is:
April 2012 at 9:30 am to about 1:00 pm|
||Between Ram Hall and
Berkeswell public car park or Bear car
park - see map (or if you prefer near Ram Hall (GR 246
Replace 2 stiles with k/g at
Sites 3 and 4 (plan changed as we
The probable remaining 2012 dates (3rd Wed every month Jan-Nov)
Why not volunteer to join us whenever you can?
Please contact Bob Carey on 024 7645
5251 for further