Fairy & Dragon Gardens

As part of Brighouse Arts Week we joined together with Kershaw’s Garden Centre to put on a children’s craft event. Over 25 children came along, fairy and dragon houses were built and painted, soil was dug, plants planted, bunting made and hung, vegetables and flowers were created, seed was sown to create lawns – we…

Brighouse is Blooming

Some of you may know that we entered Yorkshire in Bloom 2017 in the It’s Your Neighbourhood category, this is non competitive and there are 5 levels of acheivement ranging from Level 1 Establishing to Level 5 Outstanding. We were judged back in July and last week we travelled to York to the awards ceremony. We are…

Sunny Sunflowers

Sandra our Chairperson is an Incredible Edible volunteer who runs the Tuesday Gardening sessions. We asked Sandra to write a few words about the work we have done in Thornton Square this summer: “Little did we know when Incredible Edible took over the green space on Thornton Square roundabout how it would turn out. In March…

Bridge End Community Garden

A transformation has taken place.  An overgrown, unused green space at Bridge End has had a makeover.  A massive thank you to Lloyds Community Team, Arco & Tesco whose volunteers joined us on the 22nd & 23rd June and worked so very hard to make this happen.   Millers Bar provided a base and a place to chill out and…

1940s Weekend

Stall at the 1940s Market in Brighouse

A big thank you to everyone who visited our stall today. Also thank you to all the volunteers who gave up their time to help man the stall. Brighouse Incredible Yarnbombers helped too by filling the railing planters on Bethel Street with knitted and crocheted forgetmenots.