Bulwell Forest Garden is a thriving space featuring a sensory garden, raised vegetable beds, fruit orchards, wild flower meadows, a polytunnel, willow structures, native hedgerows and compost loo. We use organic methods of food growing and pest control, including composting, companion planting and crop rotation.
There’s always lots of fun jobs for people of all ages and abilities. Our volunteers are highly valued and essential to the garden’s continuation and development. We love gardening and getting a bit mucky, but we love meeting new people, getting the kettle on and having a good natter!
Back in 2014, our wonderful community volunteered their time to make our own unique Clay Oven. 30 local volunteers worked over 5 sessions, using natural materials and traditional methods. Today, the oven is used regularly to
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