Its official.. Voted Best Community Garden Project by Hackney in Bloom 2011!

September 22, 2011 at 4:53 pm (Uncategorized)

Hackney in Bloom 2011

I am delighted to inform you that the Robin Hood Community Garden has won first place in the Best Community Project category of the 2011 Hackney in Bloom competition; please accept our congratulations.  The standards in this year’s competition were very high and our judges were very impressed with all the projects they visited.
See the details here :     http://www.hackney.gov.uk/hackney-in-bloom

               Blooming Marvellous

               A delicious harvest

                Beans n Blooms

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A Summer riot of nature in E5

September 3, 2011 at 11:48 pm (Uncategorized)

The wild flower bed at its summer peak with poppies, daisies and cornflowers to attract the insects

Beef tomatoes beefing up.

Maimie and Josef made a grave for dead insects. They found ‘Blacky’ the Beetle squashed on the path and then held a ceremony for him at the back of the garden. RIP.

A hot sunny Sunday at the beginning of the summer holidays. Pete makes a child’s rattle out of weaving the grass together originally it would have had a bumble bee inside to make the rattle sound.

Christine. August 2011



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