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Millennium Square Work Party

Come and joints as we work on the gardens in Millennium Square, and help us to clear and tidy the bee and pollinator bed, which has struggled with the high temperatures. We’ll be doing some replanting and sowing of seeds for early flowering next year, as well as adding green manures which will support the soil over winter.

Join us at any time during the work party, or just come along and learn more about the project city wide!


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Chatterton’s House Work Party

Come along and help us to continue the work on the garden outside Chatterton’s Cafe, opposite St Mary Redcliffe Church. We’ll be tidying up after winter, turning compost and generally getting the garden into a fit state for the year ahead.

We’ll also be looking at sowing plenty of seeds in the pollinator bed to replenish that so we can ensure we are feeding those bees and pollinators. so that in turn they pollinate our crops.

Pop along for 10 minutes or the whole work party, and let’s get this garden ready for growing….


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Millennium Square Work Party

Come along and help us maintain the gardens in Millennium Square. There is always plenty to get on with as we head forwards towards the real start o e season in March.

Everyone is welcome and you need no particular gardening skills; just the will to learn whilst having a great time!

We’ll be there from 10-2 but come along at any point between those times and get involved.


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Kindness Day in the Bearpit

November 13th is International Kindness Day so what better way to support that than by continuing to work on the garden in the Bearpit?

We will be working on the containers as well as the lower areas of the garden at this work party and beginning to really mulch the beds in the main garden!

Why not come along and lend a hand?img_2945

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A Trip on the Severn Beach Line

Recently we have been doing some more work with the Severnside Community Rail Partnership and are looking at how we support edible planting for people and pollinators along the Severn Beach Line. We will be having a monthly work party along the line  and this is the first of those sessions.

As there are limited spaces for these work parties, we are going to ask that you email us to book your space on the party!! So drop a line to and we will get back to you. Unfortunately children under the age of 16 cannot be taken on these journeys due to issues around safety.

This session will include visits to both Stapleton Road and Lawrence Hill stations and we will be departing on the 9.16 train from Temple Meads…..


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Millennium Square Work Party

The gardens in Millennium Square are going from strength to strength and as such need constant looking after. At this session we will be sowing beans into our exotics bed as well as starting to harvest some crops.

Everyone is welcome, with no special skills required! Please do wear sensible, closed shoes though…..

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Millennium Square Work Party


We’ll be tidying and organising our urban allotments at this work party as well as planting some more goodies to provide nectar for the bees!!

Why not come along and lend us a hand? Everyone is welcome, but please wear sturdy shoes and bring waterproofs in case of bad weather!

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