We have been working with residents and local schools Snowsfields Primary and Tower Bridge Primary to develop the underused pocket park behind Coxson Way into a nature friendly place for nature, exploration and relaxation. Earlier in the spring we installed the artist-designed bug hotel with its rooms designed by the school children. We are shortly […]Read More Midsummer Night’s Dream Garden Get Together
Yes, we love dogs. Unfortunately we aren’t so keen on what they can leave behind. The green and open spaces around the Fair Street Estate are currently being developed as fun, accessible community spaces and we have hosted a number of outdoor classrooms in them. Having to clear up the dog mess is not the […]Read More Woof Woof! 💩
All at Avant-Gardening were delighted that the new bug hotel was recently installed in the Dream Garden pocket park. The bug hotel was visioned through a series of workshops and activities on the site before being designed and built by Thomas Cretton. Pupils from Snowsfields and Tower Bridge Primary Schools created individual rooms for the […]Read More Welcome to the Bug Hotel
As we enter British Summer Time it is worth having a look back at the winter months in the Dream Garden. Although it has been a chilly few months we were still visited by the Snowsfields and Tower Bridge Primary Schools who helped us to plan and design the development of the garden space. The […]Read More Goodbye, winter.
So far this summer we have heard a lot of great ideas of how the green spaces around Fair Street can be improved to make them more appealing and more user-friendly for residents. We are collating these ideas and will present them on this blog shortly. At this point we have taken the decision to […]Read More Changes to summer activities
PLEASE SEE UPDATE ON SUMMER ACTIVITIESRead More Fair Street Gardens Summer Programme