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Gold Award for best Education Project at Land Trust Site Awards
29 July 2014

Children enjoying garden

Festival Gardens was a derelict site for 28 years and the local community was in despair about the way the land had been left to go to rack and ruin. As the site had been in this state for such a long period of time and...

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HRH The Duke of Kent visits the Ochils Landscape Partnership
24 July 2014

Amanda meets HRH

The Royal Visit, which saw His Royal Highness visit the Cochrane Hall, Alva Glen, Dollar Museum and Mill Green, was to mark the imminent opening of the Hillfoots Diamond Jubilee Way, one of the Ochils Landscape...

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Prince of Wales and Duke of Cambridge at Oasis Green Gym
14 July 2014

Princes at Oasis Green Gym

The Prince of Wales and The Duke of Cambridge enjoyed the lovely surroundings of the Oasis Green Gym Garden when they visited the Oasis Leisure Centre in Camden on 9th July. Their visit marked the handover over of the...

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Volunteers growing food and their minds...
11 July 2014

First harvest

The Conservation Volunteers have a new community allotment project in Fir Vale in North-East Sheffield which aims to encourage local people to get involved and improve their mental and physical health.  The Health...

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TCV Swindon support single parent into work!
9 July 2014

Tanya Baker

In her mind Tanya was always ready to go back to work but her struggle was always in finding the right opportunity to fit around her childcare responsibilities. When Tanya joined TCV in January she was fast tracked on to...

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