A network of people and groups who support the implementation of Cool - the Wirral Climate Change Strategy. The strategy was developed via the Wirral Climate Change Group through a series of consultation activities. The launch of the strategy was celebrated on 10th December 2014. Copies of the strategy in pdf format can be downloaded here
Artworks Creative Communities brings you the Delius Community Gardening Project. This project will develop the green space at the Delius Arts & Cultural Centre in Bradford city centre.
Having recently received funding from Greggs Foundation as part of their Environmental Grant, we are excited to begin working with the community to create a greener space. We plan on transforming the centre...
Grow Chichester has set up and manages two community gardens and two community orchards intended for use by members of the local community.
Free weekly therapeutic horticulture sessions led by a trained horticultural therapist are held for vulnerable groups such as the elderly and people with mental health issues.
At weekends the gardens are open for volunteers to work and...
Offline Festival brings together community businesses, social enterprises, community projects, socially responsible corporate partners, friends and family for an 'unconference' in the countryside. Project Dirt, in collaboration with Power to Change and The Eden Project Communities invite you to join us for a weekend of incredible speakers, hands-on workshops, campfire chats, yoga, music and an all-round sense of community.
Create your own portable solar charger from re-used materials able to power phones & USB devices.
How to show your soil you love it.
Healthy soil is bursting with life. Nurturing that life in the right way can mean healthy plants, good yields and fewer pests and diseases. It also means you’ll be helping to keep the soil rich for future generations.
In this session you will,
Friday 9 10:00 - 17:00
Join the skilled, Tracy Browne at Walworth Garden for our two day workshop in hand tied bouquets.
An opportunity to create a beautiful hand tied flower bouquet; you will then learn how to condition your flowers and arrange them to your own unique design, finishing with your own bouquet to take home.
It’s the end of a great gardening season and the allotment has entered a period of dormancy. Our Mencap volunteers have left the plot for the year and it’s time for us to continue with our plans that involve longer term structural alterations. In the summer we decided to build four more raised beds to allow access by...
The next stage of our 'orchard project' started today with a massive (to us) hedge planting programme. Courtesy of the Woodland Trust we received 420 mixed English 'Wild Harvest' hedge whips (including a mix of hazel, blackthorn, crab apple, dog rose, elder and wild cherry). Our plan is for every Glebe student and staff member to plant at least one...
Our volunteers always go above and beyond; their commitment and support to Castlehaven is second to none. Despite our community gardening sessions being on Wednesdays from 10:30am to 2:30pm, some of our volunteers are kind enough to come in more than once a week to help Paul (our community gardener) with pressing tasks. So to celebrate all their...
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