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Castle Park/Chatterton’s Cafe Work Party

Join us at the Castle Park Garden where we will be continuing to prepare the space for later autumn and winter crops as well as chatting about the project and generally having fun.

Then we will move over to the garden at Chatterton’s Cafe on the Urban Food Trail, for a bit of tidying up and planting there. Just a 5 minute walk from each other!

Everyone is welcome and whether you can spare 10 minutes or the whole time, to coin a phrase, “Every little helps”!

 

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Millennium Square Work Party

Join us at the gardens at Millennium Square to start to organise them for autumn and into winter. At this work party we’ll be preparing beds and organising the gardens ready for planting and sowing in October when we will start to ut in overwintering crops such as broad beans, onions and garlic!

We will also be putting in late sowings of green manures, so if you’d like to learn more about any of those crops, why not come along and join us?

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Severn Beach Line Work Party

Join us as we travel the Severn Beach Line replanting our containers as we go!!

The summer saw the containers really struggle as we dealt with crazy high temperatures, so we will be spending time filling them with decent compost and replanting with hardy plants and herbs for the season ahead. So if you’d like to learn more about planting out and why we have chosen the plants we have, and have a jolly morning out on the Severn Beach Line too, drop us a line at info@ediblebristol.org.uk and we can pop you on the list!!

 

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Edible Fishponds Work Party

Come along and join us at the edible fishponds gardens as we continue work on the gardens on Straits Parade, planting new and exciting crops for the Fishponds community!

Remember everyone is welcome and there are no growing skills required to come along to any of our work parties.

We look forward to seeing you there.

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Millennium Square Work Party

Why not join us at the Millennium Square gardens to continue with the work we began last week in the bee garden?

We will continue to clear the bed and then direct sow some seeds for early flowering next spring and early summer.

We would love to see you!!

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Bearpit Work Party

Join us in the Bearpit on Wednesday where we will be clearing some areas ready for autumn sowings of various exciting crops!!

the garden has struggled somewhat in the heat of the last couple of months but over the next few weeks and months we will pull it back and make exciting plans for the space. So why not join us?

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Castle Park Work Party

Join us for an after work work party at the garden in Castle Park. there will be autumn crops to plant out as well as lots of clearing and tidying to do.

We’ll be there from 5-8 but join us at any point in the evening for some gentle gardening and a cuppa!!

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Millennium Square Work Party

The gardens in Millennium Square have struggled in the heatwave, but there is still plenty to get on with and this session will see us concentrating on the herb and soft fruit bed. we”l be clearing a lot of overgrown plants and weeds, thoroughly watering the whole bed, and making a plan for what we need to replant once the weather breaks.

Why not come along and join us? There will also be lentil harvesting and other work to do so plenty to get on with.

 

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Urban Food Trail Tour for the Get Growing Trail

Join our founder and project lead Sara Venn for a tour of the Urban Food Trail. Starting at the gardens in Millennium Square, we will meander along the trail, stopping off at all the gardens along the way. From small boxes to an entire park, the urban food trail shows how edible landscaping could change the face of cities in a very subtle and yet meaningful way, supporting communities and food sovreignty along the way.

This tour is a part of the Get Growing Trail, led by the Bristol Food Network

To book your place follow the link below…..

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/urban-food-trail-tour-tickets-45233891788

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Severn Beach Line Work Party

We’ll be visiting Lawrence Hill and Sea Mills at this work party with the Severnside Beach Line, focussing on planting out some delicious vegetables and leaves that will be ready for harvesting in a few weeks and months time!!

Do you fancy joining us? It’s a great morning out along the line, facilitated by our volunteer coordinator who will have everything you need for the journey so you can concentrate on planting, watering and generally having a good time.

As with all the Severn Beach work parties, if you drop us a line to info@ediblebristol.org.uk we’ll send you details and pop you on the list.

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