Category Archives: gardening

#Gardening at Millman Street Centre

Today, Holborn Community Association’s resident gardening guru, Rima, gave Millman Street Community Centre members another of her celebrated Gardening Sessions. The camera-shy plantswoman enlisted our members’ help in planting tulips and other spring bulbs.  For the, uh, Spring.  You know, … Continue reading

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#Gardening Guru at Millman Street Centre

A couple of Wednesdays ago (12th September), HCA’s resident gardening guru, Rima, again engaged Millman Street Centre members with another Gardening Workshop. Exactly what took place remains a mystery, as plantswoman Rima was not quizzed by HCA’s Gardening Correspondent (i.e: … Continue reading

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#Forensic Horticulture at Millman Street Centre

Today at Millman Street Community Centre, our resident Gardening Guru, Rima, engaged HCA members with an unusual and innovative take on horticulture: “Identifying plants from spent material”, as she put it. So, a sort of CSI Gardening, then?  “Yes,” she … Continue reading

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#Garden Party at Millman Street Community Centre

Today, HCA’s Gardening guru Rema hosted a garden party at Millman Street Community Centre in the, erm, garden, obvs.  Our members enjoyed tea, scones and a delicious carrot cake baked to perfection by volunteer Gloria.  A special mention for our … Continue reading

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#More Gardening Volunteers at Millman Street Community Centre

Following on from last week’s drizzly, autumnal, volunteering day,  today more staff from MetroBank were good enough to come along to Millman Street Community Centre to assist Rema in the garden.  They may have enjoyed appreciably better weather than their … Continue reading

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#Gardening Volunteers at Millman Street Community Centre

Today, volunteers from MetroBank braved the, erm, “spring” weather to help out in the Millman Street garden and Centre.  Outside, under Rema’s direction, Vinny, Renata and Stuart wielded shovels and other implements in an heroic attempt to clean up the … Continue reading

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#Active Minds at Millman Street Centre

Yesterday (9th January), Millman Street Community Centre members eased back into the swing of things now that the festive period is over.  They enjoyed another Active Minds workshop, hosted, as ever, by Alice, the Head of Design.  Part of the Arts … Continue reading

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