Last week, the OSC team donned wellies, waterproofs, and gloves and spent the day volunteering at Aston Rowant, one of Oxfordshire’s most loved Nature Reserves.

Armed with loppers and saws, the team took to clearing an area of shrubbery to recover the landscape biodiversity and promote growth of the diverse habitat.

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After a hard day’s work the OSC team had cleared a significant portion of land for the Woodland Trust and built up a bonfire to dispose of the brush; the day wouldn’t have been complete if marshmallows had not been roasted.

Once the work was done, the team hiked up Aston Rowant to enjoy the views over the surrounding area before heading home to rest sore muscles.

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