Stromness Shopping Week 2016 stall

Stromness Community Garden held a stall at Shopping Week last weekend selling produce from the garden and secondhand books. Ian and Andrew are pictured here setting up behind the pier head buildings. The rain held off and we had a lot of interest in the stall and the community garden. Pretty much all the vegetables … Continue reading

Book sale fundraiser success!

We raised £60 with a book sale today at the Orkney Zero Waste Spring fair at King St Halls, Kirkwall. Thanks to all who donated books and helped out on the stall. Thanks to Orkney Zero Waste for giving us the table free! We hope to hold one in Stromness soon …  

Cooperative Membership Community Fund success!

Great News! We have been awarded £559 from the Cooperative Membership Community Fund! This will be used for running costs, such as insurance and accountants fees, to help us on our way to being financially sustainable. This will stand us in really good stead for the coming year in our quest to provide sustainable growing … Continue reading

Beechgrove Gardens talk photos

Around 60 people enjoyed an interesting and entertaining evening at Stromness Town Hall last Monday with a talk about the community garden by Chair Dan Lee, a film clip from the Beechgrove programme about Gunnie Moberg in her garden at Don, and a talk by George Anderson about the programme, which included a look behind the … Continue reading

We’ve got a great night coming up!