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Carol Watson – Notcutts Tumbridge Wells

July 25, 2018

My memorable project I met with the teenagers from Oakley school gardening club, a school that facilitates young adults and children that have communication and learning difficulties, to talk to them about propagation in their school garden in their own polytunel.…

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Benefits of joining a community project!

July 24, 2018

There’s nowhere nicer than the great outdoors, whatever the weather – and there’s no better way to enjoy the changing seasons and beauty of nature than with like-minded friends. Whatever your chosen activity – gardening, walking, birdwatching or volunteering for…

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Midfield School Eco Garden

July 6, 2018

Introduction It began during Easter, 2015, when a couple of teachers who are passionate about getting the children outdoors put together a plan to get the students involved in more activities not classroom based. First they dug some plant beds…

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Includeme2 club

July 6, 2018

Who are the Includeme2 club? Includeme2 is a charity club for children, young people and adults based in Glasgow, Scotland. The club provides support to people with learning difficulties and disabilities, taking a community-based approach to improve and enhance the…

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Alice’s Hampton Highlights

July 6, 2018

I was fortunate enough to go to the RHS Hampton Court Flower Show on media day (2nd July). The gardens were stunning, like the weather. I had a really good day and so wanted to share my highlights with you,…

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Tricks to hide your wheelie bin

June 27, 2018

Where would we be without our beloved wheelie bins? Long gone are the small, lift-and-carry bins of old, replaced by these gloriously practical, gigantic bins on wheels. There’s just one small problem… wheelie bins aren’t exactly the prettiest things to…

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Edible High Town

June 22, 2018

My names Sam Willis and I’m involved in the Edible High Town Community Garden! My only real experience of gardening prior to this project was hoeing weeds in my grandad’s garden and mowing his lawn. However, since moving to High…

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10x Greener

June 21, 2018

UPDATE: On the 27th May 2018 – 10x Greener hit their huge target of £7,500 in just several months!  The crowd funding page received backing from many online social media accounts, as well as both local and national newspapers. The…

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Enjoy the outdoors- Clean Air Day 2018!

June 20, 2018

It’s a well-known fact that being out in the fresh air is good for both mind and body, and what better reason to get outdoors and enjoy exploring somewhere new than Clean Air Day (21st June 2018). No matter where…

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Crafty creative ways to water your plants!

June 20, 2018

Watering cans and hosepipes are the backbone of any gardener’s watering kit, but there are plenty of other creative ways you can water your plants. Here are some crafty ideas to help water your plants, both indoors and out, that…

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