Allotment

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A Helping Hand at our Allotment

by Vicar
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St Saviour’s Community Project allotment recently had a visit from team from Cariillion, the construction company. This was part of their staff development programme. They gave us some resources and put in a lot of hard work improving the allotment.  We thank the team for all their hard work in giving and building more raised beds […]

Community Allotment Response

by Vicar
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The opening of our Community Allotment was accompanied by a press release which stirred up considerable interest. We thank the Sheffield Star for this photograph and commend their article to our readers: http://www.thestar.co.uk/news/widow-of-murdered-sheffield-organist-opens-new-community-allotment-1-7916474 Simon, Vicar

Community Allotment Opened Today

by Vicar
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St Saviour’s Church High Green in Sheffield has opened a community allotment.  This is the latest development in the life of St Saviour’s Community Project.  The project was started just before the murder of organist Alan Greaves on Christmas Eve 2012 and is led by his widow Maureen.  She said, “I’ve been wanting to help our […]

Story of the allotment – so far!!!!

by admin
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About a year ago I started talking to people about the idea of a Community Allotment – were people interested, would it benefit the people of High Green? I also talked with Darren Ward who is a Community Worker here in High Green and Margot Jackson, who works in High Green on behalf of the […]

by admin
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Now that we have the allotment, we've started striming down the grass, weeds and thorns that have grown freely for the past 20years. We're also trimming back shrubs and trees in preparation for erecting some netting to keep the allotment safe from vandalism. Then we have to strim the whole land again in readiness for […]