Thursday, 29 November 2012

Greengate Junior School Xmas Fair. 2.30 pm - 4.30 pm Friday 30th Novemeber


Quote for the week......

"Because we all share this planet earth, we have to learn to live in harmony and peace with each other and with nature. This is not just a dream, but a necessity." - Dalai Lama

Our hedgehog takes a stroll in the sun




A frost start to the day




Sowing locally gathered seed heads

After collecting seed heads locally, Cumbria Wildlife Trust officer Sue Thurley demonstrates how to propagate the seeds with Rebecca Rothery and Stephen from Croftlands Trust. Once established the plugs will be planted out to help create wildlife meadows at various sites locally




A Dunnock pays a visit




Wednesday, 21 November 2012

Quote for the week....

“Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can't help them, at least don't hurt them.” - Dalai Lama

Maintaining the raised planters

Maintaining a raised planter - Removing weeds, turning over the soil and adding in a little compost.