Get involved this Spring!

As we begin to edge towards spring, we’re organising a couple of opportunities for you all to come and get involved in growing in Cutteslowe! 20 February – Planting Day at the Cutteslowe Community Orchard, 10-1pm. Bring a spade and email cutteslowecommunityorchard@gmail.com to let them know you’d like to join! 30 March – Plant YourContinue reading “Get involved this Spring!”

Planning and Growing in January

Our bed in the park may seem dormant in these short cold days, but look more closely and you’ll see there are still things going on! Those little clumps that look a bit like grass but not quite? – Banana shallots getting going! Sturdy little green shoots in a suspiciously regular arrangement? – Broad beansContinue reading “Planning and Growing in January”

Calling all Creatives

Edible Cutteslowe is preparing for expansion and recruiting volunteers! Starting with: Media and Communications. If you enjoy writing, are tech savvy, and possess good administrational skills, then we’d love to hear from you! Horticultural knowledge is advantageous but certainly not essential. You’ll spend as little as a couple of hours per week working on socialContinue reading “Calling all Creatives”

Join us for an Evening Soon

Join us for this evening on 21st October to hear from Rachel Hammond who has loads of experience with edible gardening projects. We’ll have an opportunity to learn from her, asks questions and discuss in breakout rooms how we can develop edible growing – and build community in the process – in our local areas.Continue reading “Join us for an Evening Soon”

Cutteslowe Community Orchard

Nestled between the Allotments and the Community Woodland in Cutteslowe is a half-acre plot of land that is in the process of becoming an orchard, created and cared for by the local community. Soon after the plan for the orchard was announced in March this year, practical and financial support started to flood in (includingContinue reading “Cutteslowe Community Orchard”

Ready to Eat at Cutteslowe Primary School

What an exciting time we have had at Cutteslowe Primary School, planting, waiting and watching the seeds we planted grow into yummy treats in our amazing Edible Cutteslowe raised bed. Families are eating strawberries and peas at the moment and looking forward to blackcurrants and edible flowers. Come and take a look! If any ofContinue reading “Ready to Eat at Cutteslowe Primary School”