New Compost Area at Hawarden

It has taken a few months work to complete the new compost area with a new leaf bay a covered area to keep well rotted horse muck in and a storage area. Plus three bays … Read more

Storm Arwen Damage at Hawarden

We suffered some damage after storm Arwen; the brassica cage was blown down, several panes of glass were lost in the greenhouse and the frost covering on the new potatoes was strewn over the garden … Read more

Creating a mixed wild flower bank

Members hard at work putting in a mixture of wild flower and annual plug plants on the Hawarden bank, random squares of turf were cut out before planting, we will continue to add plug plants … Read more

Willow Weaving Hawarden Community Garden

A fantastic day was had by all at the willow weaving event in Hawarden, and what a wonderful group of people, with the guidance of Alison, our own willow expert, we enjoyed taking whips of … Read more

A little growing experiment

We have an abundance of leaf litter  and while we are creating  new beds we also have excess soil, we are combining them both and putting them into large bags the type you would get … Read more

Sunday Work Days in the Community Garden

The first Sunday Work day was a great success and thanks to everyone who came, it was wonderful to see so many new faces at the Hawarden Site. The winter jobs were carried out with … Read more

Open day and Hub at the Community Garden

What a fantastic Hub and Open day  this weekend, despite the inclement weather we all kept dry under the new tarp and enjoyed home made vegetable soup, Courgette bread and many more culinary delights.   The … Read more

New vegetable bed created

The first of the eight new beds to be created over the next few months and this one has been planted up with Leeks

Sweet peas

Who could resist a bunch of these lovely highly scented flowers, Sweet peas are the flower that just keeps on giving, the more you pick the more flowers the plant will produce. Just one of … Read more


Open Days are an opportunity for you to come along, grab a cuppa and a piece of cake while you find out what we’re all about! Have a look round the gardens and chat to … Read more