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Open Garden event

Along with other Edible / Community Gardens in York, we opened our community garden,  The Nose, to the public on Saturday 16 July. The Nose is the triangular patch of land next to St Clements Church, Nunthorpe Road. We were delighted … Continue reading

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York Open Edible Gardens, 16 July 2016

Discover your local community garden! Along with other Edible / Community Gardens in York, we’ll be hosting a series of events at The Nose on Saturday 16 July, 2.00-4.00pm. The Nose is the triangular patch of land next to St Clements … Continue reading

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Bee theme for gardening at The Nose this Sunday

Our fortnightly session at the community garden (The Nose), by St Clements Church on Scarcroft Road – Sunday 8 May, 2 – 3 pm. Our theme this time is bee-ing welcoimng, so we’ll be attending to our bee-friendly border, planting … Continue reading

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Gardening gets going again in 2016 at The Nose

Next session Sunday 24 April, 2.30pm. You might have already noticed the changes made after we got together on Sunday , working off Sunday lunch and getting the beds into shape for spring. Come down, meet like-minded gardening folk, and burn off … Continue reading

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Create your own pollinator site!

Training by Buglife, at St Nicks Environment Centre or Rawcliffe Bar. Sessions tomorrow and Saturday, 14 and 16 January. To book a space, contact: harry.woolner@buglife.org.uk, phone: 07464 828 626.

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Spaces still available – growing salads in small containers

FREE activity for pre-school children and their parents or carers. Tuesday 1 July, 10am to 12 noon. St Clement’s Church, Scarcroft Road – enter through the community garden on Nunthorpe Road. Plant vegetable seeds and seedlings in one of our small … Continue reading

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Growing salads in small containers

FREE activity for pre-school children and their parents or carers. Tuesday 1 July, 10am to 12 noon. St Clement’s Church, Scarcroft Road – enter through the community garden on Nunthorpe Road. Plant vegetable seeds and seedlings in one of our small … Continue reading

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Summertime gardening

The community garden at St Clements Church, known as the The Nose for its triangular shape, was assessed yesterday for renewal of the Green Flag award – fingers crossed! Everyone is welcome to discover the joys of fruit and vegetable planting and harvesting at … Continue reading

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Open Garden at The Nose, 21 – 22 September

The Nose is always open: you’re welcome to look around, pull up a weed or two, and of course help yourself to a fair share of what’s available for picking. Radishes available at the moment!, in our new Salad Bed. … Continue reading

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“Help yourself” – but somebody did!

We say ‘Help yourself’ to the produce growing on The Nose – that triangular patch of ground outside St Clements Church, now a community garden maintained by Planet South Bank with the support of the church and the help of … Continue reading

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