Making it trim & proper

2 runners ran to help an isolated older person in York.

  • Ellie Dove
  • Ben Dove
Saturday, 13th of July 2019

2 GG Yorkies ran 3.5km to help Mr J with his overgrown hedge.

Ellie and Ben were promptly met by Mr J and his array of tools and shown the hedge which surrounds over a quarter of his property. Armed with loppers, secateurs, a handsaw and some builders sacks, the two quickly got to it: Ben did the cutting whilst Ellie cleared up after him.

After a while, the builders sack got a little full, so Ellie demonstrated the GGYork method of squishing it down [climbing in it and jumping up and down] to a very bemused/confused Mr J. Once the hedge was tamed, Ellie and Ben had to move the waste from the sack into the green bin - which also quickly got full. But to Ellie’s delight, Mr J hopped into the bin and began jumping up and down!

Farewells were said before the runners left to carry on with the rest of their weekend.

Report written by Ellie Dove

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Alix Guerber
Alix Guerber
Monday July 15th, 2019 10:56

Great mission guys!

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