Category Archives: gardening

#Garden Renewal at Millman Street Centre Garden

Recently, on 16th May, the Millman Street Volunteer Gardeners made the garden and patio beautiful gain. Our gardening volunteers Chris and Jeff  worked with Lilly, one of our neighbours, and a HCA Trustee in tidying up the patio area, putting … Continue reading

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#Garden Cleaned up at Millman Street Centre

Just recently, HCA’s Computering volunteer, Chris – with Lilly’s help – cleaned up lots of old debris from the Millman Street Garden, in preparation for summer.  Which is probably not what he had in mind when he volunteered to do … Continue reading

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#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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