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Working Bee this Sunday 6th Feb

Hi everyone! Our next working is this Sunday – Feb 6th from 4-6.00pm.  Our garden beds badly need replenishing after the hot weather. We have a compost cake to make – and compost to spread around. I’m also ordering some … Continue reading

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Potmaking/seedling workshop

seedling-workshop flyer

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Our new pond

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Winter Newsletter

Hi everyone! Here is our winter edition of the Sandhills Scroll containing all the latest developments at the garden – thanks Sam! And don’t forget the working bee tomorrow from 2-4pm – no excuses now spring has finally arrived….hope to … Continue reading

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August garden update

We have had a busy month at the garden! It started off with a lovely working bee and nearly 20 helpers – some for over 3 hours! We got a tyre path built around one of the trees for little … Continue reading

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Some wonderful macro photos

Thanks to David Kelly for the following wonderful photos – and it’s such a relief to feel Spring just around the corner! We had another fantastic turnout for our August working bee – an update to follow shortly. Anyone else … Continue reading

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July working bee – thanks everyone for joining in!

Thanks to all who could make it on Sunday the 4th – it’s great to have some newcomers! I am sure the bitou will be making rapid progress now. The Greening Centre has very kindly donated many new trees for … Continue reading

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Green roof entrance update

We are progressing on our structure for the entrance with some exciting developments. A meeting was held with Council some weeks ago which was very positive to our preliminary idea involving a green roof and we have since submitted a … Continue reading

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Garden Update June 24

You can still make yourself a good salad from the garden. There are snow peas on the climbing frame Brian built ready to pick, lots of lettuce leaves and rocket and some Japanese mustard to spice it up. We also … Continue reading

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Open Day a big success!

Thankyou so much to all who came to have a look at what has been happening around our garden and to all who contributed – we are very proud of its progress! Over 50 people showed up today, which somehow … Continue reading

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