Free 3 Day Composting Course – Springvale Community Gardens

A free 3 day composting course starting on Tuesday 24th February, continuing on Tuesdays 3rd  & 10th of March at Springvale Gardens, Penistone, from 10.00am -4.30pm. This course could result in people composting for the community and/or selling compost in accordance with legislation to make a surplus for their community garden. Community growers will be [...]

By | 2015-03-01T01:08:24+00:00 February 13th, 2015|Categories: Love Where You Live|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Community Clean Up Day – Saturday 21st March

Community Clear Up Day! Get together, roll up your sleeves and spring clean your neighbourhood. Saturday 21st March is the official start of spring and whether you’re a group of friends and neighbours, a litter clean-up group, a local business, a school or on your own, what better way to kick off the season than [...]

By | 2015-03-01T01:05:56+00:00 February 13th, 2015|Categories: Love Where You Live|Tags: , , |0 Comments

The Grow Wild Initiative – Love what you grow?

If your group is interested in developing a local growing project, it would be worth looking at the Grow Wild Initiative at growwilduk.com/community-project-funding.   Grow Wild is awarding funding of £1,000 to £4,000 to community groups who want to bring people together to transform a communal space by sowing and growing UK native plants. This is [...]

By | 2014-10-13T14:40:26+00:00 October 13th, 2014|Categories: Love Where You Live|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Join the Volunteer Residents!

Join 700 residents who’ve already given up their spare time to help put the love into where they live. Volunteers of all ages, from 2 to 92, have been busy transforming their local environment as part of the “Love Where You Live” campaign. The volunteers have given over 1800 hours of their time doing this. [...]

By | 2014-10-13T14:43:18+00:00 October 13th, 2014|Categories: Love Where You Live|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Thurlstone Community Group – Macmillan Coffee Morning

Penistone FM’s very own Martin Sugden and Lynette Webber popped down to Thurlstone on Thursday 25th September where the very active Thurlstone Community Group (TCG) were holding a fund-raising Macmillan Coffee Morning with the Toddlers Group. Some delicious cups of coffee and buns were on offer and, with the help of the school PTA, more buns [...]

By | 2014-10-10T13:23:49+00:00 September 26th, 2014|Categories: Penistone FM News|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments