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From the Parish Council – June 2023

1st June 2023

SPC Vacancy, Coronation, Scams, Volunteers Required


Farming News – June 2023

1st June 2023

May has been a month where the crops have grown fast because of the combination of warm weather and sufficient moisture in the ground.


Gardener’s World – June 2023

1st June 2023

At last the warm weather is here and the gardens are growing almost too fast. Plants are very vigorous and it looks like a good year for peonies; mine have never been so tall!

Noble false widow & asian hornet

Nature Notes – June 2023

1st June 2023

by Andy Johnston Rewilding is all the rage at the moment. However it may come as a surprise that there are over 2,000 non-native species of plants & animals already established in the UK. Many have been deliberately introduced, but a significant number have arrived accidentally. Examples in our neighbourhood include Himalayan balsam, Japanese knot-weed,…

Playing Field Gets Facelift

1st June 2023

Improvements to Scruton Playing Field include a new entrance, new benches (with wheelchair access) and a storage container.

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