Monthly Archives: April 2016

Breightmet Food Hub and Men in Sheds 26th April

Another great day again at the Breightmet Community Food growing Hub, The Men in Sheds session was attended by five local men, the lads repaired an old trolley that I use to pull gardening resources round the estate as part … Continue reading

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Get growing Breightmet 26th April

A chilly start to the morning today but the sun was out a little so we made our way up to Breightmet with a van load of gardening resources for our growers. So the first job of the morning was … Continue reading

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Breightmet Food Hub 20th April: Men in sheds and gardening

What a glorious day weather wise, we couldn’t have asked for greater work conditions, its been warm and dry with the odd cool breeze blowing through the site which has been welcoming when the sun hit its high shortly after … Continue reading

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Get Growing Breightmet 19th April: The buzz begins!

A great days work in sunniest Breightmet today, but alas sadly, my Camcorder has finally given up the ghost after four years of heavy use and service, so I apologise in advance for the lack of pictures of todays proceedings, … Continue reading

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Breightmet food Hub 13th April: Men in Sheds and growing

I am beginning to think that the weather forecasts given by the Met office are really not worth their salt, today’s weather was supposed to be teaming it down with rain, of course this wasn’t the case, the morning started … Continue reading

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Get growing Breightmet week 4: a day of toing and froing

The morning began with instant busyness, we unloaded our growers raised beds onto the trolley. and then took delivery of three tons of organic compost, which of course will go into the raised beds. Once this was out of the … Continue reading

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Breightmet food Hub and Men in Sheds 6th April

What a bloody morning! For the first couple of hours after arriving at the Breightmet Hub we were rained on, hailed on, and blasted with cold winds that were more reminiscent of January. It was that bad that we did … Continue reading

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