Belville Communiity Garden Blog

Belville Community garden laptop refurbishing program

Belville Community garden laptop refurbishing program

My name is Serge, I am the digital co-ordinator for Belville Community Garden Trust and I would like to introduce  a new project that we have started with a little bit of grant funding. We are professionally wiping, refurbishing and PAT testing computers and handing them out to those facing digital exclusion within Inverclyde. If […]

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Composting

First off, we are going to talk about composting! With suspension of brown bin and recycling services there is going to be a lot of excess waste! One solution is to start composting our food scraps, waste paper and garden rubbish but if you’ve never composted before this might be a bit daunting! Never fear, […]

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RECIPE: CHINESE CURRY

Hi all, Here is the recipe for today’s Facebook Live event. Make sure you send us some pictures of your own cooking and let us know how you experimented with the recipe! Chinese Curry Recipe

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Recipe: Cauliflower Cheese

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RECIPE: SPAGHETTI BOLOGNESE

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GROW WILD: MAKE ROOM PART 2

Hi guys, welcome to blog number 2 on “Make Room for Mushrooms” project. In the first instalment I explored my research into fungi and the process I took in order to try and grow outdoor mushrooms in a raised bed located in BCGT. They will fruit in the spring. In this blog I will go […]

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GROW WILD: MAKE ROOM

Hi, my name is Jonathon, I am 24. I volunteered at Belville Community Gardens and now I am on a Future Jobs placement through the TRUST Inverclyde. I am currently based in Belville Community Gardens as a chef and with a new job comes new challenges, one of which is cultivating mushrooms! Not long after […]

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Happy Easter

Happy Easter from all the team here at Belville Community Garden. Here are our opening hours over the Easter holidays Monday 2nd April – Closed Tuesday 3rd April – Open Wednesday 4th April – Open Thursday 5th April – Open Monday 9th April to Thursday 12th April- Closed Reopen Friday 13th for Soup and a […]

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Welcome to Bryan’s Blog!

My name is Bryan Watson and I’ve been a volunteer at Belville Community Garden Trust for just over a year. I really enjoy working on this project as it gets me out of the house and into the fresh air. The team are great too! Over the last few months I took on a disused […]

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Bryans Blog 10th March 2018

This week a lot of progress has been done on the project corner with the help of Jason. With his help we managed to get a considerable area landscaped. Two steps have been dug into the ground with an access ramp at the side also being constructed (ideal for wheelbarrows etc). Slabs have also been […]

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