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Oct 04

Excellent Results for IYN 2017: six outstanding entries!

The results are out for the It’s Your Neighbourhood Scheme 2017. Twelve communities or groups of residents entered from Moseley and Kings Heath and six were evaluated as ‘Outstanding'; plus Kate Wilcox, the co-ordinator for the Peacock Road Gardeners received a merit award for her contribution to the scheme. Equally commendable, two new entries received …

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Oct 03

Make 2018 a great gardening year!

Howard Drury, the well-known Gardening Broadcaster and Writer is giving an illustrated talk on this theme on Tuesday 10 October 2017, starting at 7.30pm. The talk , at the Moseley Exchange (behind the Post Office), will be free, refreshments will be available and donations will be much appreciated. Come and find out how to make …

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Aug 16

In Bloom Awards Night: 7 November 2017

Make a date in your diary, our Awards Night will take place on Tuesday 7 November 2017 at the All Services Club in Church Road, 6.00 for 6.30pm. This is the night when we present the awards for the best floral displays by our local businesses, cafes, restaurants, pubs, shops, faith groups and residential homes. …

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Aug 16

Mural trees rise again

The murals of trees that were produced to decorate the fencing around the old Meteor Ford site (soon to be revealed as the new M & S), have been remounted on the walls of the new car park. With the kind support of the developer, James Marshall, we hope to commission the original artist to …

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Aug 16

Open Gardens 2017 – a great fundraising success!

We have raised over £8000 from the Open Gardens Weekend in June this year. The profit from this income generation will go towards the cost of the floral displays in Moseley next year.  This will provide approximately half of the funds required to purchase the displays, the other half will come from the local businesses …

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Jun 23

Open Gardens – thank you for your support!

There was a brilliant turn-out for our Open Gardens Weekend – some gardens received over 500 visitors and everybody seemed to really enjoy the event. Many thanks to all those who opened their gardens, all the volunteers to helped with the organisation and, of course, all those who spent their time looking around the wonderful …

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Apr 12

Nominate your favourite front garden in Moseley

There is still time to nominate a garden for our Front Garden Awards, We are looking for wonderful small gardens, beautiful large gardens and well-designed gardens where an additional parking area has been added while keeping some attractive planting – the more environmentally-friendly the better! Just email Jean (jean.gilkison@gmail.com) with the address of the garden …

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Mar 08

Priya Restaurant, our latest Premium Sponsor

Many thanks to the owners of Priya Restaurant, who have just signed up to be Premium Sponsors for a second year. We need more sponsors like Priya to help us to reach our target of £9,000 in business sponsorship, to contribute towards the costs of the floral displays and the Christmas Lights in Moseley Village. …

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Mar 06

Market Stall on 25th March 2017

We are holding the first of this season’s market stalls on Saturday 25 March, selling a selection of garden plants. Please come and find us and brighten up your garden this Spring with some great value plants.

Jan 09

2016 Awards – here are the winners!

Congratulations to all the winners and highly commended entrants in our awards programme for 2016. To view the winners please click on our 2016 Awards. There are categories for businesses and front gardens – small, large and those with additional car parking, plus Special Achievement awards. Well done and many thanks to everybody who participated in …

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