Individuals and groups of volunteers in Penistone will be able to take part in new environmental improvement schemes from flower bed planting to vegetation clearance, wildlife habitat improvements to repairing/replacing bridges, stiles and gates. The activities link into Penistone Area Council’s new Clean and Green contract, a new volunteer scheme which is being launched to [...]
Sunday 26th July 10.00am - 12.00noon. If you are interested, and can spare a couple of hours please turn up on the new path, from the TPT, to Saunderson Gardens. Please wear suitable clothes and bring gloves,a fork/spade and possibly a bottle of water if it's hot.
Springvale Community Garden is now a registered charity. They will continue to be a not-for-profit organisation, run entirely by volunteers. It’s easy to get involved, and you don’t need to be a good gardener. Everyone, young and old, is welcome. You might be interested in conservation or just want to get out, meet people and [...]
Wednesday 4th March 9.30am - 4.30pm Immediately east of Hazlehead Bridge. The meeting point is on the Trail, at Hazlehead Bridge Station. They've done quite a bit of work, on and off, at this site. Wild flowers have now begun to appear, including Russian Comfrey, and they're looking after the area to try and encourage [...]
On Steve Webber's show on 16th December between 8.00 - 9.00pm Steve chatted with Ken Sloan - a Woodhead Mountain Rescue Team volunteer who has completed over 40 years of service with WMRT ! What has he seen in that time ? What adventures has he experienced and how many lives have been saved ? Watch out for the [...]
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. [...]