Saturday, March 26, 2022
Thursday, March 24, 2022
Thank you to our triple gleaning team - Jill, Lucy, Clair, Elaine, Sarah & Steve - some 528kgs of spuds & cabbage plus 20 boxes of purple sprouting broccoli.
Massive thanks yet again to Boundary Rd Farm for their generousness
All going to local food charities this week
- Deal Foodbank,
- Sandwich Pantry
- Dover Pantry
- Our Kitchen on the Isle of Thanet ,
- Bechange Community Hub ,
- Dover FB,
- 3xPrimary schools,
- The bigdrumcafe
- United Families UK
Gleaning on the 31st ... contact firstname.lastname@example.org for details
Saturday, March 19, 2022
Thank you to everyone (some 287 of you) who came Wassailing today at the Captains Garden - A lovely welcome to the start of our Orchard & a good wake up for our Hops!
Big thanks to the Deal Hop Farm Scratch band (esp Steve Grayland & Rose Dowd for the research, music & organising) for running the music and celebration despite the windy conditions.
Big thanks to Kerry from Time & Tide Brewing for the samples to toast with, our beekeepers Tony & granddaughter, Lyn from NGS, the volunteers from the DHF for running their stall (Marita, Jane, John & Charles) and our great captains garden volunteers (Penny, Jenny, Rafi, Elieen, Lucy & Steve) for everything els
Our next Open Day will be on Easter Monday 18th April
Sunday, March 13, 2022
Thank you to our 30 volunteers to today's Walmer Beach Beach - some 37kgs of rubbish removed from the beach today.
Our next beach Clean is at Deal Pier on Sunday 3rd April and is part of the #GreatBritishSpringClean . There is about 10 picks & other events happening that week (26th March to 4th April) in the town plus many more in the district #pickdealclean
Saturday, March 5, 2022
Friday, March 4, 2022
Thursday, March 3, 2022
Thank you to our gleaning volunteers Elaine, Jill, Lucy & Steve on today's Purple Sprouting Broccoli & Potato Glean in Preston - About 340kgs of spuds and 51 kgs of broccoli.
This is going to 10 local food charities this week Deal Foodbank, Dover Pantry, Sunrise Cafe, Dover, Bechange, @AgeUk, Dover Foodbank, Deal Salvation Army, Hornbeam and Sandown Primary Schools #gleaning #WeAreGleaners