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Your chance to look around the back gardens of Crosspool

This Saturday, 27 June, the people of Crosspool will be opening up their gardens for their neighbours to enjoy as part of Crosspool Open Gardens. This year there are lots of new gardens to visit and plenty of lovely homemade … Continue reading

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Photos from Lydgate Green planting and tidy-up day

Friends of Lydgate Green is a small group of local residents who are responsible for the upkeep of the green at the corner of Lydgate Lane. With a pair of gloves, something to dig with and plenty of enthusiasm to … Continue reading

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Lydgate Green planting and tidy-up day

The Friends of Lydgate Green are organising a planting and tidy-up day from 9.30am on Saturday 27 April. They would really appreciate your support and help to replant the beds and assist with some general maintenance. Don’t miss this great … Continue reading

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Lydgate Green clean up this Sunday

The Friends of Lydgate Green are organising a day to work on the flower beds. This Sunday 2 October, volunteers will be weeding, moving plants, litter picking and tidying up. They’re inviting anyone interested in helping to come along from … Continue reading

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Lydgate Green clean up: your help is required!

The Friends of Lydgate Green are organising a day to work on the flower beds. On Sunday 2 October volunteers will be weeding, moving plants, litter picking and tidying up. They’re inviting anyone interested in helping to come along from … Continue reading

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Update on recycling and garden waste issues

New Crookes Councillor Geoff Smith has been in touch and asked us to report back his findings on two waste management issues raised at Monday’s Open Meeting. Geoff writes: 1. Flexible use of blue bin and blue box As you … Continue reading

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Friends of the Botanical Gardens 2011 programme

The Friends of the Botanical Gardens 2011 programme (Word document, 32KB) has been published, which may be of interest to Crosspool gardeners. It includes details ofvarious events throughout the year including talks, meetings, plant sales and outdoor activities. Friends of … Continue reading

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