All posts by John Britton

The wrong sort of growth?

All the politicians want growth – but possibly not this sort !   Picture is rampant undergrowth at Sale Water Park, but everywhere we’ve been recently it looks like this is going to be a very good year for balsam, bramble, nettles and vegetation of every kind.

Water retention projects

If you look carefully at the little stream in the photo, you may see a number of little newly-built walls, presumably to create pools and slow down the water leaving the moor (Crompton Moor, in this case).