Democratic Rights Denied?

At the October Ardentinny Community Council (CC) meeting, a member of the community asked the CC why the notices he posted on the community notice board which said 'Refugees Welcome Here' had been removed. With reference to the Community Council’s decision to remove similar notices which carried the 38 degrees logo, he assured the CC …

Harvest Fair welcomes the visitors

What has now become an annual event, last weekend's Glenfinart Walled Garden’s Harvest Fair celebrated another year of garden produce and progress. The garden’s resident horticulturalist/gardener Franziska Schmidt and her amazing groups of volunteers excelled themselves in what has been a difficult year, weather-wise, for all local gardens. Delicious apple juice was pressed from the …

Popup ‘SolidarityStudio’ promotes #RefugeesWelcome

As part of Amnesty International's Refugees Welcome campaign, ardentinny.org created a popup '#SolidarityStudio' at Saturday's Glenfinart Walled Garden Harvest Fair. In support of the #RefugeesWelcome message, a steady stream of visitors were photographed with a background of refugee images kindly provided by photographers @BartVanEijden and @Xandra_Photo. Each was presented with a complimentary souvenir print. The images were …