Stamp them out!
We must destroy them,
They infiltrate each city with their thick dark warning odour.
They are invincible,
They seem immune to all our herbicidal battering. (Genesis-Return of the Giant Hogweed)
a foreign invader that prevents native plant species from growing. Under the Wildlife & Countryside Act it is an offence to ‘plant or otherwise cause Giant Hogweed to grow’ in the wild.
On 28th December we returned to see the river again, not such good light but the ice had packed even more and its level risen.
On 10th January I asked Kirsty to go back to see if the ice had cleared, the following pictures are hers.....