Tag Archives: Midland Heart

Spring Newsletter and Bloom in Birchfield Launch

There’s less than one week to go to our Spring Community Event and the launch of Bloom in Birchfield 2015! On Saturday 18th April between 1-4pm we’ll be at the Pavilion Building at Livingstone Road Allotments and everyone is welcome to come and join us. As well as arts and craft activities, homemade food and […]

Monday 16th Feb – Skip it…Don’t Tip it!

We are working in partnership with Handsworth Helping Hands on a ‘Skip-it Don’t Tip-it’ day on Grosvenor Road on Monday 16th Feb starting at 10.00am and finishing about 2.30pm. Residents are invited to use these free skips to get rid of rubbish & unwanted items. HHH volunteers will be there to help and lend a […]

Wed 19th Dec – the smell of Christmas!

Today was our final session for 2012. What a year, we’ve grown great crops of sweetcorn, pumpkins and cucumbers, not to mention courgettes, runner beans and rhubarb! We’ve involved dozens of people in growing food, with all the benefits of working outside on the allotments. We’ve run an incredibly successful Harvest Festival community event where […]

Harvest Festival Community Event – a great day!

Lots of people came to our Harvest Festival event on Nov 3rd, including children from Holy Trinity School, local residents, plot holders from the allotment and friends and family –  a really good mix! Luckily the day was bright and stayed dry, despite being a bit cold. To warm us up we had a big […]