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Sown in Bolton 2017

Its that time of the year again when the season is quickly moving into autumn, and with this comes the end of this years Sown in Bolton project. So here is a little in the way of a story about … Continue reading

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Men in Sheds @ Breightmet Hub

Breightmet Community Hub is a small quarter acre site situated in the middle of a Council estate in Breightmet Bolton. The site is host to a community food growing project and a Men in Sheds project. The Men in Sheds … Continue reading

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Sown in Bolton day 20 in pictures

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Sown in Bolton day 19

A busy graft of a day today has been, all in all we have moved over a ton of organic compost to different peoples gardens around the estate, and again have filled and delivered many pots to our growers houses. … Continue reading

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Sown in Bolton day 17

Today has been all about bulk carrying and moving things around. This morning we ferried well over a ton of soil to different addresses on the estate to fill up and top up our growers raised beds. Its been a … Continue reading

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Sown in Bolton day 15

The day began loading up the van with pots, plug plants, canes and other horticultural resources before making our way up to Breightmet where the stuff was then unloaded into my work area in the alleyway behind the UCAN centre. … Continue reading

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Sown in Bolton day 14

Again, another lovely day weather wise here in Bolton, it would have been a perfect gardeners day if it wasn’t for the harsh penetrating heat raining down from the Sun, but that’s another story. Before making our way up to … Continue reading

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