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…
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….