Monthly Archives: March 2016

Spring on the community allotments

community-allotment-garden

At both Tynwald in Hythe and at Newington, just outside Folkestone, planning is under way for the coming season. We’re seeking to rotate our crops (although the potatoes at Tynwald seem to have other ideas, despite all of our best efforts to harvest them all each year!). In addition, in Folkestone, a new food group is…

Start collecting your plants and seeds

Now is the time to start potting up your plants and putting in seeds ready for our annual plant and seed swap at the end of April. With a stand in the centre of Hythe, in the High Street, outside the town hall, on the morning of Saturday 30th April, this is a great chance…

How can we reduce waste in our community?

Following the showing of the powerful documentary, Trashed (below, left), a number of people wanted to look at what can be done to try to reduce waste locally. So we have arranged a get-together to brain-storm and plan on the evening of Wednesday 6th April. This will be in central Hythe, venue to be confirmed,…