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Community garden volunteers @ Hertfordshire House

Last updated: 10 months 2 weeks ago

Hertfordshire House Community Centre Pelaw is looking for volunteers to help with our Community Garden.  A group of volunteers meets every Sunday 1

Listed under:Bill Quay, Pelaw, Wardley
Every week

Dunston Youthy (Ages 10-13)

Last updated: 10 months 2 weeks ago

Junior youth club every Monday and Thursday night 5pm – 7pm. Ages 10-14 years welcome. £1 per child per session which includes all activities.

Listed under:Bensham, Dunston, Teams, Whickham
Every week

Dunston Drop-In Youthy

Last updated: 6 months 3 days ago

Junior youth club every Monday and Thursday night 5pm – 7pm. Ages 10-14 years welcome. £1 per child per session which includes all activities.

Listed under:Dunston, Teams
Mondays, Thursdays
5 - 7 pm
Every week

Community Planting at Ferndene Park, Ryton

Last updated: 5 months 2 weeks ago

Come along to Ferndene Park, Ryton and help plant the dene with woodland plants.

Be prepared for all weather, wear sturdy footwear.

Listed under:Blaydon, Crawcrook, Gateshead Wide, Ryton
11am - 1pm
Every week

Men's Shed Gardening Group

Last updated: 4 months 2 weeks ago

Our Men's Gardening Group meet every Tuesday at Springwell Community Memory Garden.

Listed under:High Fell, Springwell
10:30am - 2:30pm
Every week


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Allotments Association - Whickham and District

Dunston, Sunniside, Whickham
Bensham and Saltwell Alive Logo

Bensham and Saltwell Alive

Bensham and Saltwell Alive is an initiative that has two key aims.  

Bensham, Bridges, Kelvin Grove, Saltwell, The Avenues, Windmill Hills

Birtley Station Lane Area Residents Association

SLARA is a Residents Association based in Birtley, a mile south of the "Angel of the North".

Birtley, Gateshead Wide

British Cactus and Succulent Society - Northumbria Branch

Speakers, slides, competitions. Monthly meeting on 2nd Thursday of the month (except August): 7.15 for 7.30pm at St.

Gateshead Wide

Butterfly Bridge Project

Over two hundred people assembled at Derwent Walk Country Park at 10.30am on Saturday 21 September 2013.

Blackhall Mill, Blaydon, Chopwell, Dunston, Fellside, Sunniside, Swalwell, Whickham


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News listed under Gardening

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5 Year Management Plan Launched

The culmination of nearly 2 years work was launched

Open day news

We held our open day today. Thank you to those who ventured out despite the weather, and our helpers who got wet.

Latest news

We have been very busy over winter. Fences have been built, a new compost area, raised beds and currently new patio area and planting beds.


Wildlife in the garden

We have had an emperor dragonfly flying around the poñd and wildlife area. Beautiful creature, emerald and black stripes.

Growing in the garden

We have had a fairly successful year in the vegetable gardens. The only problem has been tomatoes failing to ripen and 2 cases of blight.


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Mental Health Awareness week 8- 14 May 2017

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This year in 2017 Mental Health Awareness Week is championing the importance of good mental health and our ability to thrive, instead of being stuc

Smoking: Lifestyle Resources and information

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Our Gateshead - Gateshead Community Website (Stop Smoking information).

Mental Health: Lifestyle Information and Resources

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NHS Choices

Drugs: Lifestyle Resources and information

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Useful Websites and resources:

FRANK - (Friendly, Confidential Drugs Advice).

Physical Activity: Lifestyle Resources and information

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One You - Public Health England





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