Monthly Archives: April 2015

Willow Hey project: Our day in pictures

 

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Willow Hey project 23rd April

Such a pleasurable stroll to the Willow Hey project this morning, dropping seed bombs on route as school traffic cluttered the road and Irate bus drivers shook their heads in disbelief at the idiocy of morning drivers. On site everything … Continue reading

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Get growing Breightmet: Bus drivers and Global gardeners

First port of call today was Martins house, Martin puts a lot of hours in during his working week as a bus driver so we have basically set his growing system up first so that he can begin gardening and … Continue reading

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community Roots project update 21st April

What a lovely day, the sun is shining and there is even a little bit of a breeze on our site today to help keep us cool whilst we worked in the heat. Our work onsite today consisted of tying … Continue reading

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Get growing Breightmet: In the April Sunshine

Today has been a real mixed bag in terms of my work in Breightmet, the first job of the day was distributing a number of small plastic greenhouses, this was a fairly straight forward affair of knocking on doors and … Continue reading

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Willow Hey project 15th April

Its funny how the weather can sometimes deceive you, as I sat in the kitchen with my customary roll up and pot of green tea, it looked to all intent and purposes that it was going to be good day, … Continue reading

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Growing clinic @ Beechcroft community allotments 11th April

Todays session was split into two, in the first bit of the session we dug up parsnips and turnips which were divided between some of the plot holders who were going to use them to add to their Sunday dinners … Continue reading

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