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Heritage weekend raises money for Alexandra Park Greenhouse

As part of the Heritage Open Days event, the Alexandra Park greenhouse opened its doors last weekend to a host of visitors in a continued bid to help raise money for the ‘Lets Raise the Roof’ campaign. The event helped contribute £900 to the campaign’s £10,000 target which of writing stands at £9,309. Donations are still welcome as the campaign has been extended until 30 September. The Alexandra Greenhouse Group recently issued the following release giving thanks to those who pledged their support over the weekend. Words supplied by Lynda Foy, pictures by Colin Foy.

Posted 12:11 Wednesday, Sep 23, 2020 In: Grassroots Tags: Alexandra Park Greenhouse Cllr Margi O' Callaghan Cllr Nigel Sinden Heritage Open Days

Heritage Open Days at the Alexandra Park Greenhouse

As part of England’s annual heritage 

Posted 12:56 Sunday, Sep 6, 2020 In: Grassroots Tags: Alexandra Park Greenhouse Alexandra Park Greenhouse Group British Cacti and Succulent Society Heritage Open Days

Help raise the roof for the Alexandra Park Greenhouse!

A campaign to help put a permanent roof on the Alexandra Park Greenhouse continues to blossom but still needs support. The Let’s Raise the Roof crowdfunding campaign began last August and has thus far accumulated £4,939 of its £10,000 target. There is still two weeks left to offer any support you can to help complete the project and restore the structure to its former glory. The Alexandra Park Greenhouse Group have issued the following appeal. Words by Lynda Foy, photos by Colin Foy.

Posted 12:20 Friday, Sep 4, 2020 In: Grassroots Tags: Alexandra Park Greenhouse Alexandra Park Greenhouse Group

Kids’ Klimt workshop in the park

There are still a few spaces remaining for next Wednesday’s Art In The Park Klimt inspired workshop for children aged 8+. An fun morning inspired by the beautifully artwork of Gustav Klimt. The workshop is run by Suzan Aral & Lisa Punter.

Posted 09:12 Monday, Apr 9, 2018 In: Arts News Tags: Alexandra Park Alexandra Park Greenhouse Art In The Park Gustav Klimt Klimt Lisa Punter Suzan Aral

Greenhouse project needs your vote!

The Alexandra Park Greenhouse Group is busily engaged in fund-raising for its project to restore the greenhouse and wants your vote in a competition offering a substantial prize. Nick Terdre reports.

Posted 07:39 Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016 In: Grassroots Tags: Alexandra Park Greenhouse Alexandra Park Greenhouse Group Audra Fraser Aviva Community Fund competition Colin Foy Eat @ The Park Linda Pearson Nick Hennessy Nigel Sinden Tesco

Fergus Garrett helps greenhouse project to grow

If you are interested in learning the secrets of cultivating a successful cottage garden, take the chance to bid for a study day with gardening expert Fergus Garrett when he gives a talk on behalf of the Alexandra Park Greenhouse Group next month. Lynda Foy reports.

Posted 15:08 Monday, Mar 14, 2016 In: Grassroots Tags: Alexandra Park Greenhouse Christopher Lloyd Fergus Garrett Great Dixter Horntye Sports Complex Landscape Group Linda Pearson Lynda Foy

A chance to cherish Hastings’ heritage

Look around you! Too much of historic Hastings and St Leonards has been demolished or abused, or is under threat, but despite regrets some people really like what’s left in the borough, finds Bernard McGinley. Exceptional places are visitable thanks to the Love Architecture Festival and Heritage Open Days.

Posted 11:20 Wednesday, Aug 26, 2015 In: Home Ground Tags: Alexandra Park Greenhouse Bohemia Ice House bohemia walled garden Burtons' St Leonards Association Christ Church Blacklands Christ Church St Leonards Congregational Church Fish House Greek Orthodox Church Hastings Area Archaeological Research Group Hastings Pier Heritage Open Days His Place Community Church HOD Jerwood Gallery Love Architecture Old St Helen's Church Ore St Leonards The Beacon the Stade White Rock Baths
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