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Volunteer Gardeners Wanted

If you would like to help the SOLL gardening group please contact either Sharon : sharon.l.carver@gmail.com OR Fidelity : romshed@weald.co.uk

We have three garden sites managed by our group ( bottom of Granville Rd, Bat and Ball Station, bus station Sevenoaks and one currently undergoing a make-over at South Park car park). We appreciate all help, especially in the Spring and Autumn!

Great News for SOLL gardening group

Sevenoaks gained a silver gilt award in the Southeast in Bloom award with Granville Road and Sevenoaks Bus Station being on the judging route. The competition is run by Coolings alongside the RHS South East in bloom in addition, Granville Road came in 2nd place in Coolings ‘Environmental Community Award in both Sevenoaks Town and Sevenoaks District award. The bus station came 3rd in both. Finally,both beds were awarded Silver in the KWT Wild about Gardens awards 2015 event.

Major new project at Bore Place providing opportunities for young people

Young people aged 14-25 years may be interested in a chance to take part in a 12 week programme funded by the Big Lottery. building on the successful GROW TO GROW project at Commonwork, Bore Place. The programme provides the opportunity to learn new skill, build confidence and gain work experience on the farm and gardens at Bore Place. Run by experienced garden and youth work staff participants will be well supported and will be able to gain a reference for CVs and advice for the next step.
for taster days and to find out more contact :sallyP@commonwork.org or phone 01732 463255