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Sown in Bolton day 7

So glad it wasn’t raining this morning when I woke, even if it had have been time is getting on in the season so I would have worked in the rain anyway, but luckily the clouds held out and spared … Continue reading

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The struggle for Community Food

For the best part of a decade we have been struggling to try and get people to grow foods in their gardens and yards, and in this time this objective has been partially achieved in that some the people who … 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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Breightmet Hub: Men in Sheds and Community Growing 20th July

My mornings work began with the customary walk up to the UCAN centre for water for making brews and plant watering. On the my return to the site many of the Men in Sheds lads had already turned up, great … Continue reading

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Get growing Breightmet 7th June: phew, what a scorcher!

Phew what a scorcher! And that was at around 7am as I sat in the back garden tugging on a roll up and drinking my morning pot of Green Tea. By the time we arrived at Breightmet the heat had … Continue reading

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