The theft of the copper cable resulted in the main gate being damaged. Dave B and myself set about repairing/improving the lock. A small job but satisfying nevertheless!. This is the joy of being a volunteer - it doesn't have to be loco restoration or bridge repair - just something that moves things along!
And a slight digression:
If you haven't explored the aerial landscape with Google Earth, its time you did! Here is the GWR Line approaching Broadway from the South, with a few of my pictures added. It is quite simple to set up on your computer and opens up a whole new world, well beyond your back door!