Winning over the weed…

Last weekend a group of Cowal gardeners was treated to a horticultural masterclass courtesy of Glenfinart Walled Garden's resident gardener, Glyn Toplis. The hands-on classes are part of the garden's 'drop-in' days organised by Ardentinny Community Trust to encourage Cowal residents and visitors to participate in its community garden. Glyn, with his extensive horticultural experience …

Consultancy Opportunity

Ardentinny Community Trust are looking for a consultant. Details are as follows - Consultancy Requirement: Ardentinny Community Trust, Glenfinart Walled Garden, a B Listed Building. - A Costed Repair Scheme and Conservation Plan - A Business Plan £13,000 all inclusive. 4 months July to October 2014 a) Develop a costed repair scheme with a Conservation …

Embracing green skills at Walled Garden drop-in days

Later this month Glenfinart Walled Garden’s resident gardener Glyn Toplis begins a series of horticultural masterclasses for aspiring walled garden volunteers and visitors alike. The topic of the first session, which takes place on Saturday May 24th at 2pm, is ‘Weeds and Weed Control’. This will be followed in June with a masterclass on 'Summer …