Community Project

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Songs of Praise in High Green

by Vicar
Songs of Praise

The well-known BBC television programme, Songs of Praise, has been filming this past week here in High Green.  The cameras were here to tell the story of Maureen Greaves and the creation of the St Saviour’s Community Project back in 2012.  The team filmed at the project shop and then at the community allotment.  Hopefully, […]

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

by Vicar
Allotment May 2016

St Saviour’s Community Project has been working with food and health for a long time.  Through our foodbank and our Friday Feast (community meal, a two course healthy meal cooked on the premises and charging £1 for adults and children eating free) we have been seeking to help people who are struggling in our community. […]

Community Project Allotment & Garden

by Vicar
SSCP Allotment 5

  St Saviour’s Community Project’s latest development is really coming on now.  Our new allotment/garden is beginning to take shape at the rear of Paces.  Our thanks go to Maureen Greaves and all those who have worked to so hard to make this project take off.  We will need lots of volunteers come the Spring. […]

TV Cameras at the Friday Feast

by Vicar
SSCP Friday Feast TV

Television cameras appeared at Friday Feast today.   This wasn't for broadcasting, but for a video for Church Army concerning the minsitry of Maureen Greaves.  The film crew spent time interviewing two regular users: Ian Isaacs and Maureen Jessop.  They then came to the Friday Feast to see local people enjoying the meal. The video […]

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
allotment-news-banner

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 […]