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Green Team conservation residential on the Isle of Arran

The Green Team is running a Summer Gold Residential to the amazing Scottish Isle of Arran from 6th to 10th July. You will have the chance to take part in some conservation work on the Brodick Castle Estate and the foothills of Goat Fell, the highest point on the island. Tasks will include upland footpath maintenance, bog restoration and rhododendron clearance. There will be plenty of opportunity to explore the surrounding countryside and discover what makes this island so special for wildlife. You will also achieve a John Muir Award for taking part in this project. The accommodation is a comfortable bunkhouse in the grounds of Brodick Castle. Cost £225 which includes transport from Edinburgh.

To book please contact Kate Hedges, [email protected], 0131 337 7227 or check out the website www.greenteam.org.uk for more information. The Green Team is a City of Edinburgh Council Approved Provider for The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award.