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Old Quarry Adjacent to Coton and Hopwas Social Club off School Lane

The owner of the old quarry situated off School Lane, and adjacent to the Social Club, has kindly informed us that he will be carrying out improvement works on the site over the next week or so, which will involve … Continue reading

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Newsletter published.

NEWSLETTER September 2016

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Hopwas Wood Update as at 2 October 2016

From Major Jim Salisbury: WHITTINGTON RANGES AND HOPWAS WOOD UPDATE  The area of the ranges has had to be closed off again due to continuing works to ensure the ranges and woods are safe for all to use. Matters have … Continue reading

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Next Newsletter is due out in October

The next Newsletter is due to be sent out in October. As in the past there is the request for the payment of subscriptions and it is important to note that if the subscriptions are not paid by 31 December … Continue reading

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Hopwas Wood update as at September 2016

The following notification has been received from Major Salisbury at the MoD: “The works that were planned to be undertaken within Hopwas wood have in the main been completed.  Some minor works are still in progress but these will be … Continue reading

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Hopwas Wood Update as at June 2016

The Defence Infrastructure Organisation have informed us that the Woods are now open to the public. Any future closure will be when the ranges will be in use and will be notified by firing times and local media outlets.

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Report of Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting was held on Wednesday 20th. April. Thank you to those members who sent in their apologies. There was a disappointing attendance particularly as the speakers were from the Ministry of Defence (MoD). That said the presentation was both … Continue reading

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Annual General Meeting 20th. April 2016

The Annual General Meeting will be held on Wednesday 20th. April 2016 at the Coton and Hopwas Social Club, School Lane, Hopwas commencing at 7.30 p.m. The meeting will commence with a talk by a representative of the Ministry of … Continue reading

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Bridleway Closure

On Monday 26th. October there will an emergency closure of the bridleways that run through Hopwas Wood from Wood Bridge through to Whittington. The bridleway from Hopwas Hill will also be closed at the Tarmac/MoD boundary. This will be effective … Continue reading

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AGM 2015

The latest newsletter is now ready to view on the Newsletter page. All members should have received a Newsletter, but if anyone has not, please contact the Chairman so we can check our records are up to date. Importantly the … Continue reading

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