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Southall Recreation Ground Orchard – Officially Declared ‘Open’

Children, teachers & parents from the local nursery and nearby schools planted the first batch of trees and hedges at Southall Recreation Ground on 1st March 2017. The job was then completed by members of the public on 4th March … Continue reading

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The Southall Recreation Ground is all set for a new Community Orchard

The Southall Orchard Project is a community led initiative aimed at planting fruiting orchards throughout Southall. The goal is to have at least five publicly accessible orchards in place by 2020. Following on from the successful implementation of the first … Continue reading

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Incredible Edible

  ‘Incredible Edible’ is a very successful community led urban food growing scheme which began in the market town of Todmorden in the north of England. From humble beginnings in 2007, the scheme has spread far and wide resulting in … Continue reading

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The Bixley Triangle Story

The Bixley Triangle is a small area next to the Grand Union Canal near the Bixley Field allotments. For many years, the Triangle had been overgrown and frequented by drug users and rough sleepers. In 2013, Greenfields Children’s Centre artists-in-residence, … Continue reading

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Southall Park Orchard – Officially Declared Open

On 5th March 2016 we successfully completed phase 1 of the Southall Orchard Project. The Mayor of Ealing, Cllr Harbhajan Kaur Dheer returned to unveil a new ‘interpretation board’. We were also joined by the Mayor’s consort and Deputy Leader … Continue reading

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Southall Park Orchard almost complete

The Southall Park Orchard nears completion. On 6th February more fruiting hedges were planted in another section of the park. These were complimented by apple and pear trees. Thanks again to all our fantastic volunteers. Phase one of the Southall … Continue reading

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Shrubs planted at Southall Park

Saturday¬†23rd January 2016 On Saturday 23rd January our volunteers were hard at work again. The next phase in the creation of the Southall Park Orchard entailed the planting of shrubs around the periphery of Villiers High School and their Multi … Continue reading

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