Stromness Community Garden: 1 year on site

One year (and a bit) on site (Sept 2013- Dec 2014), let’s celebrate our achievements so far. Time has flown by, but we have done a lot: 38 Household members 13 Plots let (over 400m sq area) 100+ on email list Entrance and car park built Shed in place with a concrete base Paths built … Continue reading

Work day this Saturday 14th June

Our next work day is this Saturday (14th June); please come along to the garden anytime between 10:30 and 2 to lend a hand; priority is to get paths marked out and materials shifted around the  site for that. If we have enough folk we would also like to get shed up onto the new base and … Continue reading

Work day this Saturday 31st May

There is a workday this Saturday at the community garden 10:00-14:00. We will be finishing off the ecopaving surface of the car park and looking at the polytunnel frame. There are also some willows to plant. WE NEED YOUR HELP!! Please do come along to see the site, have a chat or lend a hand … Continue reading

Ecopaving and out

We had a good work day on Saturday laying the ecopaving for the car park. The paving is made from recycled plastic and will provide a good durable surface that will blend into the garden once some grass gets established. We had a load of sand delivered the day before and spread this over the … Continue reading

Work day Sat 17th May

There is a workday this Saturday (17th May) 9am – 1pm. The plan is to get the car park ecopaving laid. This will require a concerted effort for the morning so please come along if you can help out. We need to spread sand over the existing hardstanding, lay the recycled ecopaving and then spread … Continue reading