Category Archives: Events

My spring gardening plans

I planned to work in the garden with my Dad, but the weather has been LOUSY this weekend in Manchester. I still managed a bit of community gardening though, before heading off with my mate to the Imperial War Museum.

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Raptor Watch at #Parkgate was priceless

Despite a rubbish weather forecast me and my Dad set off on a 3 hour round trip to the Dee Estuary for the Parkgate Raptor Watch and blimey our efforts paid off big style, as we were rewarded with a … Continue reading

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#BigGardenBirdwatch results from me, Green Fingered George

I was all fired up this weekend as it was the….. Big Garden Birdwatch!!!!

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A wildlife spectacle at a Hoylake High-Tide

It’s all a bit quiet in the garden at the moment, so my blog will be wildlife themed for a few weeks. There’s the Big Garden Birdwatch next weekend and here’s my post about the wildlife spectacle of a Hoylake High-Tide.

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Operation Young Farmer – The Next Generation of Cooks and Gardeners

I’ve been involved in Operation Farm since it started in 2010 and this year it’s been great to see more kids like me get involved in all the workshops & events they do. We are ‘the next generation of gardeners and cooks!’

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Happy 1st Blogging Birthday To Me !!!

Drum roll please……..it’s one year since I started #blogging and last week I hit 1000 followers and over 10,000 views!

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Herbarium Heaven, As I Go Behind The Scenes at RHS Garden Wisley’s Laboratory

Last week I was invited to the RHS Garden Wisley Laboratory, for a behind the scenes tour to find out more about gardening science. It was absolutely fantastic, as I really love science #Epic

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