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Five ways to wellbeing – get growing!

Five ways to wellbeing – get growing!

What are the Five ways to wellbeing? The Five Ways to Well-being are a set of actions which promote people’s wellbeing. They are: Connect, Be Active, Take Notice, Keep Learning and Give. These activities are simple things individuals can do in their everyday lives. The Five Ways have been used by health organisations, schools and [...]

New Bilton Community Garden Harvest!

New Bilton Community Garden Harvest!

This was held in Jubilee Park, Rugby on Saturday 6th September. From 1pm to 5pm This was all about celebrating the harvest of the first year of this community project. The idea is the community sow and plant and help themselves as the produce becomes available. It has been all about a community sharing and [...]

“Save our Allotments” – Villagers Pledge To Fight Against Development Plans For Cubbington Allotments

“Save our Allotments” – Villagers Pledge To Fight Against Development Plans For Cubbington Allotments

“Save our allotments”. That is the message from villagers fighting against proposals that could see a valuable community amenity and an important green area in the heart of Cubbington being used as a development site for housing. Rugby Road Allotment plot holders and like-minded residents of Cubbington have come together to form a campaign group [...]

Garden Organic scoops national recognition award

Garden Organic scoops national recognition award

The Master Gardener Programme is celebrating success after scooping the prestigious ‘Education and Learning’ award, at the Local Food Awards. Competing against education and learning projects from across England, Garden Organic impressed the independent Local Food Panel with their model for cascading growing knowledge, backed by a central resource – in the form of an [...]

Propagation day  – Master Gardener training

Propagation day – Master Gardener training

Coventry and Warwickshire Master Gardeners enjoyed a great day of winter growing ideas and propagation techniques on Saturday. As usual our lively and enthusaistic volunteers got stuck in sprouting seeds, growing microgreens and making new plants for free. In addition we also celebrated our newly awarded trophy from Local Food, The Education and Learning award! [...]

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New Bilton Community Garden Harvest!

New Bilton Community Garden Harvest!This was held in Jubilee Park, Rugby on Saturday 6th September. From 1pm to 5pm This was all about celebrating the harvest of the first year of this community project. The idea is the community sow and plant and help themselves as the produce becomes available. It has been all about a community sharing and [...]

Paddox School Gardening Club

Appetising Apples

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Five ways to wellbeing – get growing!

Five ways to wellbeing – get growing!What are the Five ways to wellbeing? The Five Ways to Well-being are a set of actions which promote people’s wellbeing. They are: Connect, Be Active, Take Notice, Keep Learning and Give. These activities are simple things individuals can do in their everyday lives. The Five Ways have been used by health organisations, schools and [...]

“Save our Allotments” – Villagers Pledge To Fight Against Development Plans For Cubbington Allotments

The Urban Fruit Collective

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Award winning volunteers at Garden Organic’s national conference

Award winning volunteers at Garden Organic’s national conferenceGarden Organic has hosted a special awards ceremony at its National Master Volunteer Master conference to celebrate the achievements of its volunteer networks. More than 215 Master Gardeners, Master Composters, Local Food Project Co-ordinators, Seed Stewards and other likeminded volunteers attended Garden Organic’s Ryton Gardens site on September 28 for a day of activities. After [...]

Spotlight on Master Gardeners as Local Food audit Garden Organic

Master Gardener pruning tips