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Free gardening workshop aims to grow plants… and interest

A wellbeing centre is launching a free gardening workshop in Salford, for those who share a passion for horticulture. Start […]

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New community garden for Salford Quays as green corridors set for revamp

A new community garden is to be created at Salford Quays as part of a wider revamp of the waterfront’s […]

Horsham St community garden. Photo by Helen Stoker.

“We want this to be a place for everyone to enjoy”- Langworthy community garden project breaks ground

Horsham St community garden has finally broken ground after months of waiting to secure funds for the project. A group […]

The mansion's garden that volunteers plan to transform over the course of a year. Image credit: William Hallows

“The idea is to make it as beautiful as possible and to create as many memories as possible” Salford community groups begin transformation of Buile Hill Mansion sensory garden

Volunteers and their families have begun work to restore the sensory garden at Salford’s Buile Hill Mansion. On Sunday, the […]

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Salford’s RHS Bridgewater garden “thrilled” to be opening next week after a year long delay

After being delayed over a year ago due to the pandemic, Salford’s RHS Bridgewater Garden is set to open to […]

“We thought it would be a good way to reconnect with the community”- Salford Arts Theatre plans to create a new Secret Garden

“We thought it would be a good way to reconnect with the community”- Salford Arts Theatre plans to create a new Secret Garden

New plans have been introduced by Salford Arts Theatre to create a “secret” community garden. Salford Arts Theatre has launched […]

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“It’s for the local community to enjoy” – How a community garden in Salford is teaching children about the great outdoors

The group behind the restoration of a derelict patch of land into a thriving forest garden for children have reflected on a successful first year after waving goodbye to the final visiting group of 2020.

Volunteers working on RHS Bridgewater-Nick Brien screenshot

“RHS Garden Bridgewater in Salford will be one of the biggest reasons to visit the North West”- RHS Bridgewater receives £1.8 million donation

The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) has received a generous gift of £1.8 million from retired Hong Kong businessman and philanthropist […]

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Project X: Salford volunteers needed for a shared edible growing space

Incredible Education are looking for volunteers for Project X located in Eccles. Project X is all about creating a shared […]

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Salford volunteers come to the rescue of the Buile Hill Park sensory garden 

The renovation of Buile Hill sensory garden project is now underway after volunteers got to work this week .  Dozens of people […]