The Tree Charter

The Tree Charter

November 6th 2017 marks the 800th anniversary of the Charter of the Forest and to mark it, The Woodland Trust have teamed up with over 70 organisations to launch a Tree Charter for trees, woods and people. The Trust wish for the tree charter to gain its strength from...
Digbeth Community Garden Update

Digbeth Community Garden Update

Since the start of the year we have been busy with maintenance and tidying up. We planted blackthorns and hazel to thicken up the hedges and to improve the habitat for birds, clean the air by the car park a little and hopefully provide us with nuts and sloe berries....
Digbeth Community Garden update

Digbeth Community Garden update

The Garden is currently in hibernation, but we had short gardening sessions throughout winter where we have been scoping out an area for water-harvesting and tidying the place up. The pizza oven is staying dry under its new shelter, despite the rain. The pond could do...
Summer in Digbeth Community Garden

Summer in Digbeth Community Garden

The last month has seen a lot of activity in the garden, including a great volunteer session with the green team from Selfridges and some incredible musical performances at the pop-up poetry café, which continues to get better every time. BFoE have been conducting...