Town Meal posters appear!

Preparations for Middlesbrough’s annual celebration of local food and growing – the Town Meal – are well underway, with a host of free family activities booked and ready to go. The Town Meal is open to all and takes place at Centre Square on 13th September, 12-4pm. For more information, … Continue reading

Summertime growing competition

The One Planet Middlesbrough team have launched a summertime competition to encourage people to start growing a little fruit and veg or wildlife-friendly flowers using their old black recycling boxes. The boxes are the perfect size for a first foray into gardening: there’s just enough depth for crops such as … Continue reading

New Project Funding

A new Families Matter Project funded through an £8,000 grant from Warburtons has just been awarded.  The project is to work with families in five community Hubs across Middlesbrough at Newport, North Ormesby, Easterside, Thorntree and Grove Hill.  The project will run at each hub with six family growing sessions and two cooking … Continue reading