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Archive for June, 2014

26th June

Monday, June 30th, 2014

Wirral LiveWell literally get to see the fruits of their labours.  

25th June

Monday, June 30th, 2014

Edward Kemp Community Garden and Growing Area Sheila, Liz and Phaedra introduce the children and the Priory School to the types of fruit and veg grown at Edward Kemp.

28th June

Monday, June 30th, 2014

Most continued with the moss clearing at the Grand Entrance whilst others did litter picking.

25th June

Monday, June 30th, 2014

Weeded at the Grand Entrance. Kurt was upset because he found pruning the cobblestones very difficult! The team miss big Glyn. Tried my best to make and help the Grand Entrance to get back to it’s best with the gang! – Scott

21st June

Monday, June 30th, 2014

Weeded around the small stones outside the Grand Entrance of Birkenhead Park using a hoe to remove the weeds and moss. Les and Paul cleared weeds out of the volunteer bed.

18th June

Monday, June 30th, 2014

Edward Kemp Community Garden and Growing Area Jamie planted out the tomatoes, whilst John and Yev emptied out the compost bin, Liz put hay under the strawberries and the courgettes, Joe weeded his pride and joy – the rockery, Steve strimmed, Mark and Dan turned the Education bed over and Mike helped move the bricks […]

Sat 14th June

Monday, June 16th, 2014

Marion weeded the herb garden. The rest of the volunteers worked near the Warriors rest.

Wed 11th June

Monday, June 16th, 2014

Weeding the area near the Grand Entrance including the cobbled area and pavements. Fine bright morning, nice to be out in the park. Steve worked hard with the wheelbarrow. Thanks to Barbara for the sausage and bacon butties. 16 volunteers too park. Trying to make the Grand Entrance Grand again. Have a good morning doing […]

Saturday 7th June

Monday, June 16th, 2014

All volunteers carried on weeding the Cavendish bed by the upper lake except for Marion and Pauline who weeded the herb garden – they just keep growing!

Wed 11th June

Monday, June 16th, 2014

Edward Kemp Community Garden and Growing Area Great excitement as the roofers finish the roof garden and the compost/seed mix is put in. Many thanks to Paul Edwards Roofing Services who have done an excellent job and gone out of their way to help us. Steve tries to blend in with the roofers uniform. Liz […]