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Cranswick Square planting day 2012 – in pictures

Yesterday saw glorious weather for the Cranswick Square Planting Day. Dozens of local residents of all ages helped plant up — hanging baskets for Cranswick Street, Henbury Street, Markington Street, Driffield Street; — flower tubs on Cranswick Street; — beds … Continue reading

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CSRG planting day

This Saturday, 26th May, will be a grand planting day for the hanging baskets, flower tubs and mini-flowerbeds of Cranswick Square’s streets, and for the Cranswick Square Triangle. Come along to help out between 10am and 2pm – meet your … Continue reading

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Update on Moss Side Community Allotment

Thanks to all those who have already contributed to work days at the Community Allotment. So far, the raised beds have been built and almost filled. Five fruit trees, two fruit bushes, five rows of early potatoes and various herbs … Continue reading

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Cranswick Square featured in national photography exhibition

Some of Cranswick Square Residents Group’s achievements were documented by photographers as part of the Royal Horticultural Society’s Britain in Bloom programme. Over the last few months the resulting pictures have been exhibited around the UK, at the RHS’s sites … Continue reading

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‘Open Yardens’ photos

At HannahBeatrice.co.uk there is a wonderful set of photos from the recent Open Yardens event, which showcased the great things that Moss Side residents are doing with their back yards and gardens. The event, which culminated in a party on … Continue reading

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Moss Side’s backyard gardening on show

SUNDAY 14TH AUGUST 2-5PM TOUR MAPS CAN BE COLLECTED FROM THE STARTING POINT FROM 1PM ONWARDS TARA (The Avenues Residents Association) and Transition Moss Side invite you to take part in a self-guided tour of some of Moss Side’s best … Continue reading

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Seed swap event

On the Eighth Day wholefood shop on Oxford Road, near Manchester Metropolitan University, are holding a ‘seed swap’ day on 22nd February. This means that anyone who wants to grow flowers, fruit and vegetables can take packets of spare seed … Continue reading

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