Monthly Archives: May 2012

Beating the weeds

A successful work party on Saturday 19 May saw seven of us weeding and chatting (simultaneously) for two hours. Two huge barrow-loads of weeds and some much happier lavender and rose bushes was the result. Very satisfying. Next work party: … Continue reading

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Community Book Group – Third Thursday of month

One of the Friends has organised a Book Club, upstairs at the Chimney House Pub, on the Third Thursday of every month, to which everyone is welcome. Look out for news of this month’s book on the noticeboard in the Park … Continue reading

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Planning the new veg garden

Right now! Planning what’s going to go in the plot on the first round!

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Next Gardening Work Party!

Next gardening group: Saturday 19th May 10.30am meet at the Cafe!

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Community Veg Garden – get involved this Sunday

Update – We started work on the garden on Sunday 6th May. Come along on Sunday 13th May from 11am for a chat or to lend a hand and see what we’re up to – we’re creating the beds. Still to come… wooden … Continue reading

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Why is the garden in the shape of a cross?

The garden has been designed to be productive, beautiful and require as little maintenance as possible.  From the beginning it was clear where the garden was going to be, and how big it could be.  So we had come to … Continue reading

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Friends of Dyke Road Park

Welcome to the Friends of Dyke Road Park Blog. If you’d like to join us in improving and enjoying the park please do, all welcome! Use the Page Tabs above to find out what we’re up to. You can also search Posts by … Continue reading

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Commencing the Community Veg Garden

Creating our community vegetable garden – Sunday 6th May 2012 from 11am Come along on Sunday 6th to lend a hand or just find out more about this exciting project. This is the first stage of the garden – we … Continue reading

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