Willow Obelisk Workshop

Saturday 26th May Create a willow structure for your climbing plants with Ruth Thompson, Sylvan Skills.  Come prepared with secateurs and picnic lunch, we’ll provide all materials along with the tutor. Two groups, 10am or 11:30am, 5 places in each group.  Each...

May’s Activities

Our plans for this month Our next Growing Gang session is on Saturday 26th May at 10.30am.  Plenty to keep us occupied this month!  The sun has been shining on the fields so we need to check how all the onions we put in our plot last month have been growing and see if...

Do you want to build a scarecrow?

Annual Scarecrow Competition 2018 – Saturday 26th May Last year’s scarecrows (the Hungry Caterpillar, Gruffalo, Gangsta Granny, Stick Man and all the other wonderful scarecrows) have worn themselves out!  We need a new crop of scarecrows for our fields...

Growers Question Time 2018

Challenge our expert panel Tuesday 22nd May – Ovington Social Club. 7pm – 9pm. A great evening of questions and entertainment.  Our experts for the evening will be Ian Todd (Go Local’s very own grower), Tom Martin (Wylam Nurseries) and Kate Norris...

March’s Growing Gang

Worm houses and planting peas… February was cold! We made birdseed cake and planted our onion sets.  At the end of March (24th) we’ll be ready to plant potatoes, peas and radishes  AND  we are planning to build wormeries.  Will you join us? Usual time...

Food Bingo

Cancelled We’re sorry, but this event has had to be cancelled. Monday 12th February, 6pm – 8pm.  A great night at Ovington Social Club – Bingo, but maybe not as you have played it before.  Assorted food prizes up for grabs! £6 per adult, £4 per child.  Pie and...