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What's growing in Mrs Wheatley's Garden?

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  • 09/10/20

    GREEN TOMATO CHUTNEY

    I decided to make some green tomato chutney.
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  • 01/10/20

    CABBAGES & GREEN TOMATOES

    Time to do some harvesting.
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  • 22/09/20

    BELVOIR CASTLE FLOWER & GARDEN SHOW

    This years show was later in the year than normal due to Covid. 
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  • 18/09/20

    KEEP BRITAIN TIDY LITTERPICK 2020

    The national litterpick was postponed from earlier in the year due to Covid, but reorganised by Keep Britain Tidy as #GBSeptemberClean.
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  • 23/08/20

    SUMMER HOLIDAYS

    Popped back a few times during the summer holidays to check on our school garden.
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  • 20/06/20

    GROW YOUR OWN POTATOES COMP. 2020

    We have entered this competition for the past number of years now. The idea is to grow two varieties of potatoes in bags for five months. Then you harvest them, count them and weigh them. This is a national competition and the heaviest weight for your region wins. 
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  • 14/05/20

    BULBS 4 KIDS

    We planted our bulbs back in November last year which had been very kindly sent to us from Bulbs 4 Kids in Holland. 
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  • 20/01/20

    RSPB BIG SCHOOLS BIRDWATCH 2020

    We had lots of fun taking part in the #BigSchoolsBirdwatch 
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  • 01/12/19

    BULBS

    It was lovely to welcome Mr Crawford from the Embark Federation to Chaucer whilst we were bulb planting.
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  • 09/11/19

    BULBS 4 KIDS 2019

    Thank you so much to Bulbs 4 Kids in Holland for sending us 600 bulbs to plant in our school garden.
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  • 27/10/19

    PLANTING OUR TOWN'S CENOTAPH

    This is always a special planting project for us, helping Erewash Borough Council plant our town's Cenotaph.
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