SUSAN OLIVER on a couple of important Green events around the borough in the coming week
Chard and turnip greens have already been reaped. The onions are coming along, the potatoes are starting to peep, and the calendula and cosmos are blossoming. There have been some challenges regarding raspberries and a stolen plant here and there, but for the most part, it’s been good fun.
The garden has brought a new energy to this section of the Rec and it’s time to celebrate this collaboration between the Friends of Thornton Heath Rec and CTT. We want to thank our partners in the Friends Group, particularly Victoria Samuel and Paul Macey, for their steady involvement and also to Croydon Commitment for their financial support.
Please join us this Sunday – particularly if you live in the neighbourhood – to partake in some light refreshments and check out what can be done in your local park.
The following Wednesday, July 17, from 6pm onwards at the Green Dragon in central Croydon, there’s an open invitation to attend Croydon Green Drinks.
There’s a green buzz growing in Croydon and we thought we’d try to push that along with a social get-together. We hope people from other green organisations in Croydon come along, together with members of the Transition Town groups in Crystal Palace and Brixton.
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