Willow and Hub at Cilcain

Last Saturday was part 2 of the willow weaving workshop using our own willow. We learned how to construct the upright bit on the bases we made last time. Next will be the rim. There … Read more

‘Patios’ for Northop

Here’s a pic of the new ‘patios’ at Northop! Seriously this is going to make opening and closing the polytunnel doors so much easier. Nice kale and spinach growing, too.

Our New Website

Welcome to our new website and we are so glad you’ve found us! We’d love to welcome you to our world of wonderful fruit and veg, sociable gatherings and generally friendly folk. Have a gander … Read more

Potato Day Event

SAT, FEB 16 AT 9.00 – 2.00 Daniel Owen Centre, MOLD. Flintshire Our annual POTATO DAY has become a firm fixture in the MOLD diary! Seed potatoes, fruit bushes and trees, assorted plants and lots … Read more

Willow Day at Cilcain

Special day at our Cilcain site today – Choosing Christmas trees, weaving baskets and wreaths, digging up unusual Peruvian Ground apple (yum!), mulled wine, sausages and cake, nice big fire, mulching the paths (wonderful smell!), … Read more

Melons at northop

Here’s a taster of deliciousness to come! Our melons are being supported to stop them pulling off the vines – we have been known to use old bras! Perfect for the job…    

Raised beds at Hawarden

Hawarden Garden is looking so easy to work in now with it’s lovely raised beds. Such a lot of hard work has gone into getting these going and the site is now just a joy … Read more

Chilli Jelly

There are lots of lovely chillies ripening in the Northop polytunnels and this is a great  recipe for preserving them!

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