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From the 1960s alterations were made in Harrow courses and status under the Council for National Academic Awards (CNAA), with more degree-level courses and an increased number of full-time and part-time day students and staff.Links were formed with polytechnics including PCL (the Polytechnic of Central London, formerly Regent Street Polytechnic).
Kevin Delaney, traffic and road safety manager at the RAC Foundation, says: "The system penalises attendants for not issuing tickets: their bonus is keeping their job." This draconian version of payment by results is not yet widespread nationally - only 63 local councils (including 33 London boroughs) in Britain have adopted it, but many more are expected to follow suit.
2nd Feb 2013: Looking around Stanmore Common prior to Woodcraft Folk working party: horse barrier, Bluebell Heath 2nd February 2013: Woodcraft Folk 3rd February 2013: Simon Braidman on working party 7th Feb 2013 Email from Sarah Beazant - she does not like what we have done!
8th March 2013: First Aid course, John Winter 12th February 2013: Bluebell Heath Steering Committee 17th February 2013: Simon Braidman report on working party 20th February 2013: Simon Braidman report on working party 24th March 2013: Generating report to Laura Butcher at the Heritage Lottery Fund 29th March 2013: Creating postcard for feedback 15th April 2013: Spreadsheet of volunteer time 15th April 2013: On-line Progress Report Form for Heritage Lottery Fund 30th April 2013: Bluebell Heath commitee meeting 1st May 2013: Working party in Bluebell Heath 4th May 2013: Flower walk at Bluebell Heath 10th May 2013: Bat Walk at Stanmore Common 25th June 2013: Costs of Nature Trails at Stanmore Country Park and Bentley Priory 15th July 2013: Alison Torbitt from Harrow Museum 17th July 2013: Sycamore trees Working party 21st July 2013 Working party 24th July 2013 Working party 28th July 2013 Working party 29th July 2013 Working party 4th August 2013 Working party 7th August 2013 Working party (Simon spraying Asulox on his own) 8th August 2013 10th August 2013: Simon at Bluebell Heath 11th August 2013: Extra work party at Bluebell Heath 18th August 2013: Working party in Bluebell Heath 21st August 2013: Work Party in Bluebell Heath 8th October 2013: Steering Committee meeting 8th October 2013: Financial summary from Robin - link to PDF 22nd October 2013: Visit of Acid Grassland group - trying to set it up 23rd October 2013: Power scythe 17th November 2913: Mitzvah Day 7th December 2013 Guided walk led by Neville Day 1st February 2014 and onward: Progress report to Heritage Lottery Fund 19th February 2014 Images from Simon Braidman 5th March 2014: Payment request, and notes and correspondance on finances 12th March 2014: Bluebell Heath Steering Committee Meeting 20th March 2014: Simon Braidman is talking about the Bluebell Heath project to the "Emeritus Club" at Hillingdon Golf Club this evening.
researching old maps of Stanmore Common 19th April 2012: Robin Youle and Tim Killick of HLF on use of the funds - must we choose lowest bid; can we use exceess for training 23rd April 2012 Interview with Harrow Community Radio; Minibus hire from Harrow Community Transport 26th April 2012: Friends of Bentley Priory AGM: Link to PDF 2nd May 2012: Bluebell Heath Steering Committee meeting 9th May 2012 My email to Chris Slack 12th May 2012: Young apple in Bluebell Heath 13th May 2012: Steve's guided walk notes 13th May 2012: Email to a fourth contractor, Alan Scott of Complete Ecology Ltd.
16th May 2012: Email to Mark Towers of T T Earthmatters saying yes, do the work 22nd May 2012: Chris Slack quote for everything except heather seed spreading 5th June 2012 On-site information panel, submission to Contract Signs 5th June 2012: More work on pull-up poster 8th June 2012: More discussion about training courses 10th June 2012: Simon Braidman report on working party 17th June 2012: Simon Braidman report on working party 24th June 2012: Simon Braidman report on working party 26-30 June 2012 Plant identification course 2nd July 2012: More pull-up banners? 3rd July 2012: Bluebell Heath Management Committee meeting 8th July 2012: Email to Tim Killick at the Heritage Lottery Fund 8th July 2012: Working Party report - installation of on-site boards 22nd July 2012: Another introductory walk, and results from feedback forms 25th July 2012: Simon on a pipistrelle roost in Flushing Wood, within the scrape area 26th July 2012: Simon's report of working party at Stanmore Common 1st August 2012: Printing pull-up banner at PIP Kingsbury 5th August 2012: Simon's report on working party at Stanmore Common 8th August 2012: Simon's report on working party at Stanmore Common 8th to 10th August 2012: Pesticide course at Capel Manor 18th August 2012: Simon's report on working party 23rd August 2012: Bat Survey by Simon Braidman 23rd August 2012: Simon's report on working party 29th August 2012: Simon Braidman report on Stanmore Common working party 30th and 31st August 2012: Tree survey by Simon Braidman 31st August 2012: Mark Towers from T T Earthhmatters about the work, and my response 31st August 2012: Survey of the site by Simon Braidman and John Dobson 1st September 2012: email from Simon Braidman 4th September 2012: Bat report from Simon Braidman 5th September 2012: Report for Assessment Visit from Simon Braidman 6th September 2012: Bat report from Simon Braidman 9th September 2012 Working Party report from Simon 11th September 2012 Management Committee Meeting 12th September 2012: Report on working party from Simon Braidman 14th September 2012: Flushing Wood tree survey by Simon Braidman 16th September Working party report from Simon Braidman 16th September 2012: Guided walk (Fungus Foray) led by Simon Braidman and Elizabeth Stainthorpe 18th September 2012: Sourcing the heather seed, possible extra walks 24th September 2012: New grants officer at Heritage Lottery Fund: Laura Butcher 26th September 2012: Working Party report from Simon Braidman 28th September 2012: Distributing pull-up banners 30th September 2012: "The Challenge" at Stanmore Common 3rd October 2012: Visit to finalize areas to be cleared 7th October 2012: Display boxes for specimens 7th October 2012: Report on working party by Simon Braidman 10th October 2012: Report on working party by Simon Braidman 13th October 2012: Three more guided walks 14th October 2012: Report on working party by Simon Braidman 16th October 2012: Report on working party by Simon Braidman 17th October 2012: Report on Working Party by Simon Braidman 19th October 2012: Visit by Simon Braidman 20th October 2012: Report on work party by Simon Braidman 21st October 2012: Report on working party by Simon Braidman 22nd October 2012: work started 23rd October 2012: Report on working party by Simon Braidman 24th October 2012 Site visit by Simon Braidman 26th October 2012: Steven Gregory is resigning 29th October 2012: Simon Braidman notes on meeting with Mark Towers of T T Earthmatters 31st October 2012 Simon Braidman notes on working party 4th November 2012: Work party cancelled 7th November 2012: Site visit by Simon Braidman 9th November 2012: Site visit by Simon Braidman 13th November 2012: Bluebell Heath Management committee Official minutes from Margaret Huitson 14th November 2012: Simon Braidman notes on work party, with notes on the Fox Earth and future work 18th November 2012: Vanessa Marlowe notes on working party and new volunteers: Fernandez family, and Marnie 26th November 2012: Simon on TCV workday 27th November 2012: Simon on TCV workday 28th November 2012: Simon report on working party 2nd December 2012: Simon Braidman on working party at Witling Ride 3rd December 2012: Simon Braidman on working party 10th December 2012: Simon report on TCV work part 12th December 2012: Report on working party 6th January 2013: Report on working party 1st Feb 2013: Email report from Simon Braidman - contractor work complete 2nd Feb 2013 Completion of work; message to committee about invoice and meeting on Feb 12th 2013.