Planting trees in “Chippy Park”

Planting trees in “Chippy Park”

Ask a local where Canon Bowrings Playing Grounds are in Farncombe, and you may draw a blank. If you say “Chippy Park” people are more likely to be able to direct you to the lovely hidden gem situated behind the fish and chip shop on Lower Manor Road. On...
Tree planting while raining cats and dogs

Tree planting while raining cats and dogs

One of our favourite things to do – apart from planting trees – is give people the opportunity to come together to do something positive in their local vicinity. On Saturday 10th February it was heartwarming to see people come out of their houses in the...
Two more community events in Godalming

Two more community events in Godalming

“The true meaning of life is to plant trees, under whose shade you do not expect to sit.” Nelson Henderson. We are bringing together people to plant trees in two more local communities in and around Godalming next month. We are holding a community tree planting event...
Oh Christmas Tree! How green are you?

Oh Christmas Tree! How green are you?

We are “putting up” our Christmas tree tonight. What that means for us is we are bringing it in from the garden. We have a live potted Christmas tree that we inherited from the previous tenant of the flat we lived in a few years ago. We have repotted it and bring it...
Plant some roots to benefit our futures

Plant some roots to benefit our futures

“The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now!” Each year in November, communities across the UK take the opportunity to celebrate National Tree Week by coming together to take positive environmental action. This year to mark the...