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The fickle weather

We’ve postponed our Action Day for Sunday 4th March to Sunday 18th March 12-3pm Just as we were preparing to get active for the new growing season, snow, ice and bitingly cold wind hit the UK. On Thursday 1st March, … Continue reading

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“The North wind doth blow …”

… and we shall have snow/And what will poor robin do then?”: so goes the rhyme I remember from childhood. With a fierce North wind blowing today, it was bitterly cold up on Brighton Greenway. By this time in the year, we’ve lost … Continue reading

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Some late wildflowers

                    The growing year has been a bit unpredictable this year. We had a very dry and warm spring, probably too dry for some of our wildflower seeds. Then we had … Continue reading

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Things have been happening …

… it’s just been hard keeping up. Friends of Brighton Greenway met in July and in August to clear litter, weed and tidy up different areas of Brighton Greenway. It’s been a bit of a strange growing year: very dry … Continue reading

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A day of surprises in June

Another lovely work day up on Brighton Greenway yesterday – full of surprises, human and floral. Somewhat to our surprise, our wildflower strip above Isetta Square is looking great, dotted with blood-red poppies, blue cornflowers, yellow corn marigolds and white daisies – all … Continue reading

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May workday

Our May workday last week was a beautiful sunny day – the kind to lift your spirits. And Brighton Greenway was looking fresh, green and pleasant. Most of our work focused on the ornamental beds around the central fossil bench. … Continue reading

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So much happening …

We’re well into the growing year of 2017 with very warm temperatures now in May, but thankfully some rain today. It’s been hard to keep up with all the things we’ve been doing up on Brighton Greenway, but in an … Continue reading

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