In Praise of FlintShare

About 15 years ago, soon after I moved to Flintshire, I was on the hunt for locally grown veg.  I was amazed that it was so hard to find.  There was almost none; a company … Read more

Potato Day is Back and Booming!

It was a fantastic turn out for Potato Day held on February 12th 2022 in the Daniel Owen Centre, Mold, with record numbers attending. The day was organized by FlintShare and supplied by Brighter Blooms … Read more

Christmas Trees for sale at Cilcain

£20 for any size tree (FlintShare will get £5 for every tree sold)  Trees can be bought from Pam, Janet, Gill or Heather OR Please leave the money in the box provided if no one is there. … Read more

Hawarden Open Day

There will be an Open Day at Hawarden on Saturday 23rd October  2021   10.30 – 14.30. Come along, meet some of the members and see first hand what we are about.

Tesco Community Grant Scheme

Tesco Community Grant scheme 1st October to 31st December FlintShare has been accepted for the Tesco community grants scheme and we will be put forward for the customer vote at the following stores:- Tesco Supermarket … Read more

Horticulture Wales

We had a visit from Horticulture Wales who made this video at our Northop site at one of our late Summer Saturday hubs 2020.  As you watch you will see we have had plenty of wonderful veg available to us and continue to get a good supply of greens, potato, onions, garlic and more as the year goes on.

Something to tickle your taste buds

Not your normal Hub this week, everyone that turned up enjoyed a good selection of veg cropped from all three sites along with cakes to sample from one of our members Anne’s Patisseries and Flowers … Read more

Erecting the brassica cages

Brassica protection

A great three days on site completing many jobs which were becoming urgent. There were 16 members helping out at different times over the 3 days. The jobs included erecting 2 brassica cages, mowing and … Read more