1. Bracken cutting on Roborough Common

      Following a Spring ‘break’, the DPA volunteers have started into action again. There have been days of bracken cutting on Sharpitor, Leeden Hill, Drake’s Plymouth Leat, Grimspound and Venford Reservoir. I was present for some but not all of these. On Saturday 20th July, we returned to Roborough Common. First, we cleared bracken from the…

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    2. Roborough Down earthworks

      Tuesday 17th July saw DPA volunteers accompanied by two from Western Mortgage Services cutting bracken on Roborough Down in two areas – the earthworks at the top of the hill by the triangulation pillar and across the road at a spot known among ourselves as “The Outpost”. The latter is in fact two separate earthworks….

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