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  • Big Green Weekend
  • Green Gym
  • Practical conservation activity
  • I Dig Trees: OVO Tree Planting
  • Health walk
  • Children's activity
  • Training or workshop
  • Food growing activity
  • Community event or activity
  • Wildlife surveying activity
  • Monday 14th June 2021

    Practical Conservation Projects

    With TCV Humber Field Office

    At TCV Humber Field Office

    Activity description

    A wide range of practical tasks throughout the year, habitat management, small scale construction and general green spaces improvements.

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  • Monday 14th June 2021

    Further Woodwork (4 week course)

    With ACLS Intermediate Woodwork

    At Hollybush Conservation Centre

    Activity description


    This course is FREE* and runs on Mondays for 4 weeks from 7th Jun - 28th Jun 2021

    For learners who have successfully completed the Basic Woodwork course and who want to take their skills further:

    - Use more advanced techniques
    - Use different hand and powered tools safely

    For your initial project, choose between making:

    - A bedside cabinet
    - A tool box

    Students are encouraged to personalise their work and try out different methods.

    *There will be a small charge of £10.00 for materials.

    This course is currently FREE* to everyone, but priority will be given to those who are in receipt of income-based benefits and/or out of work when allocating places. Places are only available for those who have successfully completed the Basic Woodwork course at Hollybush.

    To enrol on a course or for more information please call 0113 274 2335 or email hollybush@tcv.org.uk

    YOU WILL RECEIVE CONFIRMATION FROM TCV, HOLLYBUSH IF YOU HAVE A PLACE ON THIS COURSE. Please do not attend the course unless you have received this confirmation, as access to our site is currently limited due to current Covid restrictions.

    This course will be taught on site at TCV, Hollybush in a Covid-secure environment. You will be given further details about our measures to keep everyone safe and what you will need to do to comply with these as part of the enrolment process and once you are with us on site. We look forward to welcoming you onto our course.

    Our address is - TCV Hollybush Conservation Centre, Broad Lane, Kirkstall, Leeds, LS5 3BP

    More information

  • Tuesday 15th June 2021

    Practical Conservation Projects

    With TCV West Lindsey Volunteers

    At Btcv Office

    Activity description

    A wide range of practical conservation and green spaces improvement work. Habitat management, planting, small scale construction - footpaths etc. in around the West Lindsey area.

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  • Tuesday 15th June 2021

    Practical Conservation Projects

    With TCV Humber Field Office

    At TCV Humber Field Office

    Activity description

    A range of practical conservation tasks across the county, habitat management, tree planting, small scale construction and many more.

    More information

  • Tuesday 15th June 2021

    Woodland Wellbeing (4 week course)

    With ACLS Garden Course

    At Hollybush Conservation Centre

    Activity description


    This course is FREE and runs on Tuesdays for 5 weeks from 8th June - 6th July 2021.

    Join us in the woods this Summer to help support your wellbeing. We will be learning how to identify trees, going on nearby walks in the local area making cups of tea on the fire and more.

    This course is currently FREE to everyone, but priority will be given to those who are in receipt of income-based benefits and/or out of work when allocating places.

    TO ENROL on a course or for more information please call 0113 274 2335 or email hollybush@tcv.org.uk

    YOU WILL RECEIVE CONFIRMATION FROM TCV, HOLLYBUSH IF YOU HAVE A PLACE ON THIS COURSE. Please do not attend the course unless you have received this confirmation, as access to our site is currently limited due to current Covid restrictions.

    This course will be taught on site at TCV, Hollybush in a Covid-secure environment. You will be given further details about our measures to keep everyone safe and what you will need to do to comply with these as part of the enrolment process and once you are with us on site. We look forward to welcoming you onto our course.

    Our address is - TCV Hollybush Conservation Centre, Broad Lane, Kirkstall, Leeds, LS5 3BP

    More information

  • Wednesday 16th June 2021

    Practical Conservation Projects

    With TCV Humber Field Office

    At TCV Humber Field Office

    Activity description

    A wide range of practical tasks including habitat management, woodland work, tree planting, small scale construction.

    More information

  • Wednesday 16th June 2021

    Dry Stone Walling (4 week course)

    With ACLS Practical Volunteering

    At Hollybush Conservation Centre

    Activity description


    This course is FREE and runs on Fridays for 4 weeks from 26th May - 16th June 2021

    Learn the basics of the 3D jigsaws that form one of Yorkshire’s traditional landscape features. This course will be taught on site at Hollybush and you will get the opportunity to construct a section of dry stone wall.

    This course is currently FREE to everyone, but priority will be given to those who are in receipt of income-based benefits and/or out of work when allocating places.

    TO ENROL on a course or for more information please call 0113 274 2335 or email hollybush@tcv.org.uk

    YOU WILL RECEIVE CONFIRMATION FROM TCV, HOLLYBUSH IF YOU HAVE A PLACE ON THIS COURSE. Please do not attend the course unless you have received this confirmation, as access to our site is currently limited due to current Covid restrictions.

    This course will be taught on site at TCV, Hollybush in a Covid-secure environment. You will be given further details about our measures to keep everyone safe and what you will need to do to comply with these as part of the enrolment process and once you are with us on site. We look forward to welcoming you onto our course.

    More information

  • Wednesday 16th June 2021

    Basic Woodwork - Wednesday (4 week course)

    With ACLS Introduction to Woodwork

    At Hollybush Conservation Centre

    Activity description


    This course is FREE* and runs on Wednesdays for 4 weeks from 9th Jun - 30th Jun 2021

    For complete beginners and those looking for a refresher, you will learn:

    - Safe use of common hand tools
    - How to measure wood for a project
    - Simple joints and fixings

    The course is taught by a time-served carpenter and you will complete:

    - A bird box
    - A simple garden bench
    - Maybe a simple project of your choice

    *There will be a small charge of £5.00 for materials.

    This course is currently FREE* to everyone, but priority will be given to those who are in receipt of income-based benefits and/or out of work when allocating places.

    To enrol on a course or for more information please call 0113 274 2335 or email hollybush@tcv.org.uk

    YOU WILL RECEIVE CONFIRMATION FROM TCV, HOLLYBUSH IF YOU HAVE A PLACE ON THIS COURSE. Please do not attend the course unless you have received this confirmation, as access to our site is currently limited due to current Covid restrictions.

    This course will be taught on site at TCV, Hollybush in a Covid-secure environment. You will be given further details about our measures to keep everyone safe and what you will need to do to comply with these as part of the enrolment process and once you are with us on site. We look forward to welcoming you onto our course.

    Our address is - TCV Hollybush Conservation Centre, Broad Lane, Kirkstall, Leeds, LS5 3BP

    More information

  • Wednesday 16th June 2021

    Wood Shed AM

    With Wood Sheds

    At Jupiter Nursery

    Activity description

    Share experience, memories, hobbies, interests, projects, skills and tools Have spare time on your hands? Ideas for projects and nowhere to work on them? Need somewhere to go and something to do? Just curious and want to know more? Our Wood Shed will have mixed groups learning about food-growing, wildlife gardening and woodwork and will focus on recycling wood into useful items for the home and garden in a friendly and fun environment.

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  • Wednesday 16th June 2021

    Wood Shed PM

    With Wood Sheds

    At Jupiter Nursery

    Activity description

    Share experience, memories, hobbies, interests, projects, skills and tools Have spare time on your hands? Ideas for projects and nowhere to work on them? Need somewhere to go and something to do? Just curious and want to know more? Our Wood Shed will have mixed groups learning about food-growing, wildlife gardening and woodwork and will focus on recycling wood into useful items for the home and garden in a friendly and fun environment.

    More information