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Victoria Primary P2 visits the nature trail

We had lunchtime visitors in the park day when Victoria Primary P2s came to the park to test the nature trail.  They had a great time on the stepping stones (now all laid!) and sewing seeds for summer planting.  38 more words


Another glorious winter morning!

Glorious morning, a good turnout and lots of work done!  The park is looking good and the primulas are really colourful.  We weeded, spread leaf mould and did a lot more on the children’s nature trail which is really taking shape and is being tested.



Gardening Session, 10 February, 10-11.30

The Wednesday Gardening Session on this week, 10-11.30 as usual.  The forecast is fair and there’s plenty to do.  Please come along if you can.


A look back at 2015, part II: outdoor projects

Preamble: 2015 was a busy year. I didn’t write much here—being busy and all—but I swear: we worked on the house. In fact, when I started to write this “2015 year-end review,” I quickly realized that 1) I had way too much ground to cover, and 2) nobody would ever want to read it all in one sitting. 743 more words

Gardening + Landscaping

Resourcing Scotland's Heritage visit Starbank Park

Louise Dunne from Resourcing Scotland’s Heritage came to the park on Tuesday morning to make a short video as part of  a series of videos on crowdfunding campaigns.   41 more words


Saturday Gardening: 6 February, 10-11.30

There’s a gardening session on Saturday.  Lots to do, including the nature trail, and a fair weather forecast.  Please come along if you can.


Busy Morning in the Sunshine

We had a good turnout on a glorious winter’s morning.  There were lots of bits of branches to clear after Gertrude and Henry had done their worst, we have put the potted irises into the sunshine and got on with the nature trail.  11 more words