It's the Newstead Railway Arts Hub's second birthday on Sunday August 27th and the focus for the celebrations - besides scrumptious afternoon tea on the platform - will be garden design, with a presentation from Cassia and Anna Read to get us thinking about possibilities for the station surrounds, and the art of gardens. . Cassia … Continue reading Garden Dreaming
Thanks to Peter from S&P Machinery in Maldon we now have a new shiny pump installed at the garden. Should take the pressure off us gardeners, and increase it on the garden. Peter had a look at our system and suggests we would have been better off with larger pipe when we had the … Continue reading Positive Pressure
Don't let the cold put you off! We'll now be meeting at the Railway Arts Hub at 10.30am, instead of the garden. Will be a lot warmer.
Don't forget our members meeting this Sunday 6 August at 10.30am. We'll be in the church hall if wet, and have the fires going outside if not. Bring something for morning tea to share; we'll have the urn on. Plenty to discuss and make decisions about, including spending our grant monies and getting ready for … Continue reading See you Sunday
What do you call a group of grafters? A study perhaps? In all a dozen of us benefited from John Pinniger's practical advice and experience last Sunday, in a hands-on grafting how-to. John made it all look simple, but over 25 years experience will probably do that! John is a volunteer with the Heritage Fruits … Continue reading An august group