Category Archives: gardening

#No Fuchsia: Green Seeds Gardening at Millman Street Community Centre

In 1977, No Fuchsia was a short-lived gardening show which spectacularly failed to capitalise on that year’s punk rock craze.  Perhaps unwisely, the first episode was broadcast live on the eve of the Queen’s silver Jubilee.  It began well enough, with … Continue reading

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#Green-Fingered Holborn: Gardening at Millman Street Community Centre

Last Wednesday (24th May) there was an outbreak of fascination with all things green-fingered at Millman Street Community Centre.  That is to say, there was another of Rema’s Gardening group meetings.  Our members seemed to be enjoying themselves, but gawd alone … Continue reading

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#The Holborn Flood: Indoor Gardening at Millman Street Community Centre

Today, the Gardening Workshops regularly hosted by Rema in Millman Street Community Centre garden was forced indoors after flood waters from last night’s downpour refused to seep away into the drainage system as nature intended. Rema was tight-lipped about what … Continue reading

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#Bird-Related Activity and Gardening at Millman Street Community Centre

Today, Millman Street Community Centre saw two workshops blending into one another as both Alice and Rema hosted Bird-Related Activity and Gardening sessions respectively. Alice said her group were “Making factsheets for identifying birds in the Millman Street garden,” and commented … Continue reading

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#Floristry Design Workshop at Millman Street Community Centre

Next Thursday (13th April), Millman Street Community Centre will host a Floristry Design Workshop.  Run by Master Florist and RHS Silver Medallist Peter Alan Bodnar of the Working Man’s College, the workshop will take place between 10am and 12 noon. … Continue reading

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#Little Blighters Thwarted In Millman Street Garden: Oasis Project Update

Recently, two plants gifted by an anonymous donor have appeared in the Millman Street garden, and it was while she was tending these earlier today that this reporter surprised the camera-shy Rema, quizzing her about this and other news from the … Continue reading

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Full (Bird) House! Bird Bingo at Millman Street Centre

Tuesdays at Millman Street Community Centre  are now a-rocking to the sound of robins – and sparrows, jays and assorted tits (no, not that kind).  It is the new Birdwatching workshop which our members are enjoying. Hosted by Alice, the … Continue reading

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