That sharp cold snap has finished off my climbing french beans. Its been a good year courtesy of the compost trench and a policy of heavy picking every few days, the latter promotes the production of more flowers and hence more beans, but its time to put something back for next year. Remove the poles [...]
The historical development of the gardens at Kew. An illustrated talk by John Simmons OBE, VMH. This talk is presented by Norfolk Gardens Trust and is open to it’s members and their guests only. Vist their website for more information – http://www.norfolkgt.org.uk John Innes Cente, Wednesday, 26 November, 2pm.
Master Gardeners Chris and Geoff have been supporting an intergenerational gardening project with Age UK Norwich, residents at Philadelphia House and school children from Angel Road Middle School. This project began back in late Autumn 2013, when Chris and Geoff met with residents, staff and children to discuss plans for a new growing space located [...]
Cooking on a budget is a programme of sessions delivered by volunteers from Hope Church Thetford to people seeking to develop basic skills and confidence in preparing and cooking nutritious meals cheaply for themselves and their families. Anne Simmonds, the lead organiser of the Skills for Life project, invited Breckland Master Gardener to deliver a [...]