Clearing the ceders

20 June 2023

Working on the south lawn, Clearing up the cedar trunks. 

The volunteers have been busy clearing up the felled cedar in the garden.

Cairn is a regular steward at our Paranormal evenings and also a qualified arborist. 

We also have Paul, Willie, Chrissie, Gavin (and Catriona who was on the refreshment run and provided the pictures).

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