This garden is really blooming now, with the pond, mosaic water feature, bridge and benches all finished, the raised beds planted up, the border establishing itself and the willow fedge growing wildly around the edge. What was once a grass paddock is now home to lots of insects, bees, butterflies and birds and even frogs in … More Sevenoaks Sensory Garden in full bloom…
Spring has finally arrived! Buds have burst and the fruit trees are well and truly in blossom, yay. We have had a busy winter, we have planted many trees, got projects underway and had a successful beginning to running workshops for Foresters’ Forest. Here is a little update of what has been happening… Sensory Garden … More Spring 2016 Newsletter
The community orchard at Berry Hill is looking fantastic. After many many volunteer hours put in to planting and organising it looks like it’ll be ready for a grand opening this spring! The group organising the project have been absolutely fantastic and the results really show. With Scott’s advise and help they have planted 15 … More Berry Hill Community Orchard ready for spring!
The paths for the sensory garden at Sevenoaks have almost been finished after another highly productive day with volunteers. Nine people from a local organisation kindly came along to help move 16 tonnes of gravel by hand in one day to complete the final phase of laying the paths for the garden. The paths need … More Sensory Garden paths almost finished
Summer has very much moved into autumn here in the forest with chilly nights and the leaves turning. We have had a busy summer with lots happening, here is a little update of what we have been up to… Humble by Nature- big day out Scott ran Tanning workshops at a busy open day on … More Summer shenanigans
We are beginning work on the sensory garden at Sevenoaks in Coleford, a home run by the Orchard Trust in the forest of Dean. Digging out the paths and laying the materials down to create the paths is due to begin on the weekend 8th / 9th August and we are looking for volunteers to … More Volunteers needed for building a sensory garden!