The Shed Squad Strikes!

With a shed to move from A to B on site today, we assembled a crack squad of plotters and volunteers. All went well, but we could have done with a couple of extra handlers when we came to the first corner: we had not realised that we had Lewis…

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How lucky are we?

The site was looking great in the sunshine this afternoon after lots of hard work to get it ready for our upcoming IYN assessment.  The new Octagon was a real picture. This cheeky chappie also seemed pleased to be on site and was clearly appreciative of Gordon Mitchell’s efforts on…

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Gordon Mitchell joins us

It’s a great pleasure to welcome our most recent volunteer, Gordon Mitchell.  Gordon joined us a few weeks back and is now a regular on site on Wednesdays and Fridays. Meantime Gordon has worked in and around the Community Garden, looking after the raised beds and watering in the poly…

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The volunteer squad strike again…

Not even record temperatures stop Gordon and Grant putting in a shift. Thanks guys!

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The gang’s all here

Today’s volunteer session was hard work in the heat, but great fun.  Thanks to Gill for coming by to lend her support and apologies to Anne for missing her photograph – she was moving too fast to get her in frame!

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Celebrating with the Birthday Boy

Gordon, our longest-serving volunteer, managed to let it slip that today was his birthday, so we managed to arrange a wee celebration lunch for him. A couple of questions: How come after a morning gardening, Gordon manages to look like a visiting dignitary? Is he lying about his age?  He…

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