Author: Donna

Community Garden, what a transformation!

What a transformation, 2011-2016, this is how long it took to finally get the Community Garden transformed into a hidden haven of peace and tranquillity, you would never know this little space existed. With the help of Wandsworth Councils Special Improvement Grants we raised ¬£28,000 to make a lost abandoned space, into a fantastic area for residents to sit out and soak up the sun. We would like to thank Battersea Flower Station for helping with the design and planting of the beds, John and the team did us proud!.¬†Corrilion from Battersea Power Station for originally coming to clear the Garden, these technicians took a day out of work to assist us. Community Works if you are consistent. We will be having a BBQ in the garden on Sunday 30th July at 3pm. We are also starting another garden in the Summer!   A pretty sorry sight Residents Tony and Clare 2014 looking pretty grim Corrilion do there magic Corrilion from Battersea Power station came to do the original dig in the Community Garden Corrilion helped clear the garden Getting the garden cleared The real work begins It is starting to take shape Sandra Evangelista and our Chair Donna checking on progress We chose brick work instead of wood The final result! Absolutely beautiful Our Herb Bed Lots of new seating for this sun trapped space! Our Garden looking...

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Community Event to Dover Castle, Sunday 14th May

How big is this Castle Our new Hi Viz for the kids The biggest drawbridge Sandra & Gemma from Wow Mums I think they like to dress up Our lovely resident Jean and her Mum Eduardo & Adam Sandra looking official The control Room The secret wartime tunnels Making friends Love a selfie resident Tony doing the seventy two steps to freedom What an absolutely beautiful Community Outing, this place is amazing, not like I remember as a child. They have spent around two million pounds bringing the rooms in the castle back to life, the underground Hospital was...

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Community Sunday Roast

I am very glad to say that the Sunday Lunch on 7th May was very successful, it would of been nice to of had a few volunteers but Emma and I managed, with Emma doing the serving and me doing the cooking… Next month will be a BBQ in our new community garden!   Share this:Click to print (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)MoreClick to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new...

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Reminder! Come and meet your neighbours!

Community Sunday Roast 3 pm Tomorrow Minted Lamb, Roast Potatoes, Yorkshire Puddings, Roast Parsnips, Green Beans, Carrots Mint Sauce and Gravy. Apple Crumble and Custard or Cream. All home baked! Please email or call for a place, we need the numbers tonight!         Share this:Click to print (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)MoreClick to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new...

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Sunday Community Every Month

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