Monthly Archives: March 2015

Get growing Breightmet: When the Sun shines, the people shine too

Another glorious day of Sunshine today and a very interesting conversation about Gardening, world peace and community cohesion with a Muslim taxi driver who took to me up to Breightmet UCAN centre where the project is based. Its been a … Continue reading

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A day with the Daisy Dell Community

We have not visited the Daisy Dell community for a few months, so we decided to have a drive over and help them out with some of the spring jobs that they were undertaking. The Daisy Dell community have a … Continue reading

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Get Growing Great lever, the sequel

We always try to make our projects last whenever possible, and this year will continue with the ‘Get Growing Great Lever’ project by offering local people plants and seeds, and of course support if they need it with anything growing … Continue reading

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Get growing Breightmet: Yardens and fruit Trees

If I go on about the weather a lot in these posts it is because I am a gardener, and the weather plays an important role in determining how much work I can do on a given day, and just … Continue reading

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Growing clinic @ Beechcroft community allotments 7th March

What a beautiful day today has turned out to be! On my arrival at the Beechcroft community allotment site in Darcy Lever I was met with the sounds of various birds chirping and calling and new buds and shoots dotted … Continue reading

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Get growing Breightmet: fruit bushes and sunshine

I was a little wary of what to make about today because of the heavy dark rain clouds that loomed and hovered overhead, but by the time I arrived at Breightmet the Sun was starting to wake up, making my … Continue reading

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