Gardening

gardening leaflet for websiteJoin our gardening project and learn practical gardening skills for free! Every Tuesday from 10am- 12pm.

  • Grow your own vegetables and herbs
  • Learn how to maintain different flowers and shrubs
  • Learn enterprise skills and how to sell produce
  • Opportunities to attend training courses and workshops
  • Optional support to find gardening work experience

The gardening workshops are led by a qualified female gardening tutor Poppy. She has been working in community food growing and horticulture for over 6 years and especially likes growing fruit and veggies to use in jams and chutneys.

The therapeutic benefits of gardening are well documented!

Come and learn, get fit, enjoy the open air and discover green fingers you never knew you had!

One participant commented:

“Taking part in the gardening project has made such a difference to my health.

I enjoy meeting the other volunteers, and learning about how to grow plants. Being outside in nature makes me feel calm.”

Click here for a list of term dates.