Work party Abbey Meads 1st July 2020
Charles Wand Tetley and I went to the lake to check on the things that are vulnerable to vandals etc. In particular Charles’s photo of the southern landing stage 4 foot out of water taken some weeks ago looked potentially dangerous. Our objective was to make it safe or rather safer, as well as to find the missing western landing stage. The other objective was work to make the clubhouse easier to use and remove rubbish etc.
Whilst Charles was rowing around the lake anticlockwise and finding the missing landing stage only 50 metres north of its usual location, I was removing projecting screws and timber bits etc that were dangerous and setting the southern landing stage free on its chain. As shown in the gallery, the corners have been irreparably damaged by the vandals racking the posts and before […]