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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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  • 21/10/19

    EREWASH SOUND LIVE

    We had a brilliant afternoon on the Afternoon Show with David O'Connell.
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  • 05/10/19

    EREWASH IN BLOOM 2019

    The annual awards are held at Morley Hayes each year, and are organised by Erewash Borough Council.
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  • 12/09/19

    HARVEST TIME!

    We've had lots of fun this week in the school garden.
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  • 18/07/19

    50th ANNIVERSARY 1ST MAN ON THE MOON DISPLAY.

    This year I thought it would be lovely to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first man on  the moon with a garden display as part of our Cultivation Street entry. 
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  • 18/07/19

    BELVOIR FLOWER & GARDEN FESTIVAL 2019, WINNERS

    We entered our little barrow into the schools section of the Belvoir Flower Festival.
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