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Sown in Bolton day 8

Another gloriously sunny day today, which is just how us community gardeners like it. The first job of the morning was unloading all of the new resources that we recently purchased for the project, including fruit trees, herb plug plants, … Continue reading

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Sown in Bolton day 3

A real mixed bag of a work day today on this the third day of the Sown in Bolton project. The morning began with a good soaking as I struggled to plant on a few bits and pieces in the … Continue reading

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Sown in Bolton day 2

I arrived at the UCAN shortly after nine, fired a quick brew and a fag down and then set to work planting stuff on for the growers ready for distribution to various houses on the estate next week. So today … Continue reading

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The story of Sown in Bolton

Since our inception as a small constituted community group back in the early 2000s our main aim has always remained the same throughout this time, namely that people on low or no incomes should be able to access cleanly grown … Continue reading

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Men in Sheds and Community growing @ Breightmet Hub 9th Nov

And so most of the leaves have left the trees, autumns mildness and golden sun dimmed for another season as the year pulls up its blankets and settles in for a sleep.The Hub site in Breightmet on the other hand … Continue reading

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Breightmet Hub: Men in Sheds and community growing

Another lovely but close start to the morning weather wise, as I made my pot of tea on my gas stove outside you could sense that today was going to be a scorcher, and indeed it was. A mixed bag … Continue reading

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Get growing Breightmet 2016 in pictures

                     

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