Sunday, February 24, 2019

Deal Beach Clean 24th Feb 2019

Thank you to our 70 volunteers on today's Community Deal Beach Clean. 

Over 15kgs collected & logged on today's clean supporting the work of Marine Conservation Society.

Our next clean is on Walmer Beach on Saturday 23rd March at 9:30am
Thank you to Wendy, Vicky, Sonja, John and Rose for organising today

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Deal Beach Clean Sunday 24th Feb 10am Deal Pier

Our next beach clean is this Sunday - Part of the Marine Conservation Society's Survey of rubbish around the UK Coastline

Meet us at Deal Pier at 10am - Equipment supplied but if you have your own gloves that would be useful :)

Monday, February 18, 2019

Deal Hop Farm - Stalls for Rhizome pick ups

Deal Hop Farm has three dates for rhizome pick ups

  • Saturday 23rd Feb - Seedy Saturday - Landmark Garden 10:30 to 12:15
  • Saturday 2nd March - Landmark Garden 10:30 to 12:15
    Saturday 16th March - Landmark Garden 10:30 to 12:15

Always best to order in advance for existing and new members

Deal Seedy Saturday 23rd Feb from 10.30

Sunday, February 3, 2019

Deal 'Market of Green Ideas'

Thank you to everyone who came to our Market of Green Ideas on Saturday - Hope you all got some cake!

Special thanks to all those who ran the stalls, those who helped organise the event and baked and the staff at the town hall.

  • Beach Clean Team
  • Trees for Deal
  • Deal Station Gardeners & Clean Up Crew
  • Deal Hop Farm
  • Dover Repair CafĂ© & Transition Dover
  • Guardians of Deep
  • Deal Frock Swap
  • Sandwich Bay Bird Observatory
  • Plastic Free Deal
  • Deal NGS
  • Refill East Kent
  • Deal & Dover Fairtrade
  • Captains Garden Group
It was great to celebrate our 12th birthday with a very busy 2018:
  • 5,369 Volunteer Hours
  • 15 Community Beach Cleans
  • 1,106 Kilos of rubbish collected from Deal & Walmer Beaches
  • 22 Refill stations in the Town
  • some 902 volunteers on our community Beach Cleans
  • 15 Plastic Free Businesses
  • 210 sites growing hops with some 330 people involved
  • 3,815 people engaged on public events like Seedy Saturday, Captain's Garden Open Days etc
  • 2 great local beers brewed with over 12k pints
  • 100+ trees given away
  • and probably the smallest barley field in the world

We are grateful for the Deal Town Council kindly waiving their rental of the town hall.