Monthly Archives: April 2012

A successful first plant and seed fair

The inaugural Transition Hythe plant and seed fair was a great team effort. Indeed, by the end, plans were already under way for a repeat, probably to coincide with the Hythe Festival Week from 29th June to 7th July – watch this space. Once more, John and Kay kindly provided their ‘tin church’ for the…

Transition Hythe courses announced

The first two Transition Hythe courses have now been announced. Gillian Bond’s first vertical gardening course will be on Saturday 12th May at the central Hythe garden of one of our members (details when you register). This ‘hands-on’ workshop will look at: Why vertical gardening is sustainable Which plants do well How to assemble and install…

St Leonard’s Church project

Working alongside Hythe Civic Society, we will be helping with a long-term project to maintain St Leonard’s Churchyard. It is a ‘closed’ churchyard and, as such, Shepway District Council is required to maintain it but with no specific funding to do so. The listed ragstone walls are damaged in places; several headstones and crosses have…