As part of the Freedom Festival’s 10th anniversary this September, the festival organisers are working in collaboration with the Hull Harvest Feastival team to bring you the “Freedom FEASTival”! They are seeking enthusiastic volunteers to join us in co-producing this … Continue reading Freedom FEASTival – Get involved!
BAMEEN stands for Black & Minority Ethnic Environment Network- hull At BAMEEN, we believe that it is everybody’s right and responsibility to be informed and engaged positively about the immediate environment. The ever-changing demographics of Hull and its surroundings means we have to do … Continue reading Aquaponics at Bameen
Earlier in the year BBC Gardeners’ Question Time came to Hull and the programme was recorded at the University of Hull. It’s now available for you to listen and even download to for the next few weeks. The programme also … Continue reading BBC Gardeners’ Question time in Hull. Listen again!
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BBC Gardeners’ Question Time is coming to Middleton Hall, Hull University on the 23rd January. From 9am on Wednesday 16th November you should be able to book tickets with the promo code below. culturenet.co.uk/events/bbc-gardeners-question-time To book tickets use the code … Continue reading BBC Gardeners’ Question Time in Hull 23rd Jan 2017
Come and view our new Growers’ Network map. Where is your nearest community food project? Do you have information that you’d like to us share on the map? Any non-commercial organisation involved in producing, preparing or distributing food for social … Continue reading Interactive Map
There is still time to register for the Mutual Aid Network Summit starting tomorrow 5th September. There will be 6 days of workshops and activities which offer practical introductions to the tools and mechanisms of exchange brought together within the Mutual … Continue reading MAN Summit – Workshops and programme
Thanks to everyone who attended the first Growers’ Network Skillshare last Thursday. Useful gardening tips and knowledge about understanding soil types and what can be done to improve them, were shared. After setting to work on the newly acquired plot, there was a great working atmosphere and great progress was made. The plot was transformed in no time! After some digging and mulching, the evening was rounded off with hot pancakes with marrow jam cooked in front of the shed by Carolyn, a great evening was had by all. Thanks to those who went. We look forward to the next … Continue reading The first skillshare at Newland Avenue Allotments
Our first Skillshare will be happening on Thursday 12th May. Meet at Timebank office 18:15 to leave at 18:30 for plot. A chance to share skills and meet up with other people interested in growing food. The first session will focus on planning your growing plot, ground preparation and sowing seeds. The skillshare will take place on the TimeBank allotment plot off Newland Avenue. Bring gardening gloves if you have them. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call TimeBank on 01482 427647. Continue reading Skill share #1