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Heritage in Hastings

A piece of classic heritage will meet another one at Alexandra Park, Hastings, when a classic Bedford lorry built in 1934 arrives on Sunday, 10 Sept 10, to promote the park’s historic

Posted 10:56 Monday, Aug 21, 2017 In: Home Ground Tags: Alexandra Park Alexandra Park Greenhouse Group Heritage Open Day Linda Foy Linda Pearson London to Brighton Historic Commercial Vehicle Run Lovage

Ironwork in the park

Blacksmiths have started a three-month project to help an historic greenhouse start a new, working life. Ben Crosthwaite and Tobias Cobrin are cleaning, painting or replacing cast iron and steel  parts on the structure at Alexandra Park, Hastings, so that its ventilation  windows can function again. Lynda Foy writes.

Posted 16:10 Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 In: Home Ground Tags: Alexandra Park Alexandra Park Greenhouse Group Linda Pearson Lynda Foy Over Wrought Forge Tesco's Bags of Help Tobias Cobrin

Tesco grant moves greenhouse project forward

VOLUNTEERS are celebrating winning an £8,000 grant from Tesco which will help

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

Vote for historic greenhouse restoration

Two blacksmiths are planning to forge a new future for an historic greenhouse as a community project. Tobias Cobrin and Ben Crosthwaite will restore and repair the cast iron frame of the structure at Alexandra Park, Hastings, but they need your vote to help do this. Lynda Foy of the Alexandra Park Greenhouse Group writes.

Posted 09:43 Tuesday, Oct 25, 2016 In: Home Ground Tags: Alexandra Park Greenhouse Group Framing a Growing Future Linda Foy Linda Pearson Over Wrought Forge Tesco Bags of Help Tobias Cobrin

Temporary roof lets greenhouse work continue

The restoration of the greenhouse in Alexandra Park is now able to continue in all weathers thanks to temporary roofing provided by a local scaffolder. 

Posted 12:18 Friday, Sep 9, 2016 In: Grassroots Tags: Alexandra Park Colin Foy Craig Adams Dynamic Scaffolding Greenhouse Group Hastings Beer Festival Jareth Mansfield Linda Pearson Luke Destin Lynda Foy Matt Upton Ross Garnett

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
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