There are a couple of events you don’t want to miss this Saturday …….. The first is T in the Park community picnic. Active for Life will be bringing their Giant Games. Saturday also sees the launch of the Pop-up Café at the children’s centre 11.00am to 3.00pm. Residents will be taking over the café and Read more
Tag Archives | volunteering
John Higgs recently stood down from chairing the Friends of Hollingbury & Burstead Woods group after 9 years due to ill health. He joined the group in 1996 so has been a member for 19 years. John previously worked for the Forestry Commission so has a wealth of knowledge about trees and woodland management. He has Read more
There are over 70 community gardens in Brighton & Hove where thousands of people volunteer each year. These include the Moulsecoomb Forest Garden & Wildlife Project and the Preston Park demonstration garden. Find out what they get up to and how to get involved. More information & advice at http://www.bhfood.org.uk/volunteer.
The Lucky Dip Strawberry Fayre is on Saturday 6th June 10.00am to 3.00pm. Make sure you don’t miss it – put the date in your diary now! The weather will be great and the team are planning a fabulous day. The road will be closed so the performance space will be ready for some great bands. Read more
Hollingdean Development Trust is an enthusiastic group of volunteers and trustees who are keen to improve things in the Hollingdean area. They oversee and support a number of local projects and HDT runs the Hollingdean Community Centre. The board of trustees meet up every six weeks or so and HDT’s administrator keeps things going day-to-day. HDT works Read more
Volunteers wanted Brighton and Hove 1010 and Brighton Peace & Environment Centre are looking for volunteers to take part in a series of free workshops that help people and communities adapt to the challenges posed by the changing climate. They are offering six free evening workshops in Hollingdean for 8-12 people over 10 weeks from Read more
The Lucky Dip Midsummer Fayre is fast approaching and it is shaping up to be a good one. The provisional programme is now available to view or download as a PDF – lots going on plus about 30 stalls. Can you help? The Fayre has been organised by a small group of extremely enthusiastic residents – Read more
The regular planting days in Hollingdean Park are on the last Sunday of the month – the next session is 30th March when we will be planting trees. Meet in the park at 11.00am – stay for as long as you can. All welcome – children must be supervised.
The next gardening session will be on Saturday March 8th at 10am. Please join the event if you can come along. Meet at the garden at 13 The Crestway, Hollingdean BN1 7BX. More about this session and the project on Facebook.
Come and join the Friends of Hollingbury & Bursead Woods in looking after the woods in our area. Get some fresh air and help the environment on your doorstep. Sunday 2 March – Burstead Woods: Butterfly Glade and Gorse Patch clearance Saturday 5 April – Clearing glades in Hollingbury Woods Meet at 10am at the Read more