Work has begun on the 2018 Blacklands Copse harvesting programme and is due to be complete by late September 2018.

The harvester will be thinning Cpt. 8c, 8e, 9b, 10a (see map).

Please do not walk in these areas and in in the loading bay during the work period. Please take notice of (conform with) all warning & instructional signs, as Health and Safety is of paramount importance.

If you have any questions please contact

Ralph Gascoigne BSc (Hons)

Wessex Woodland Management Ltd

01488 685 007 or 07818 417 824


Please find below the latest newsletter from Highways England regarding the upgrading of the M4 motorway between Junc 3 and Jnc 12. The work is expected to be completed by March 2022.

Additional information and older newsletters can be found on the project website.

Cemetery bench

Cemetery bench before renovation

Cemetery bench

Cemetery bench after renovation


The bench behind the Chapel has now been restored and returned to the cemetery.

(July 2018)

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