March 30, 2016
Good afternoon and welcome to the next update within the Let's Grow Preston team.
I arrived at roughly 10.50am to the Ashton Park Pavilion base. From there, Paul Greenwood ( community involvement worker) let me know how long he'd be able to stay today and what the over...
March 29, 2016
Annie Wynn, Chair of Let's Grow Preston has collected a kind donation of tools from Rollins Bulldog (makers of Bulldog tools)
Annie met Martin Tompsett at the Rollins Bulldog factory in Wigan to collect; 20 Hand forks, 20 Hand trowels, 5 Border forks, 5 Border Spades,...
Good morning and welcome to another day into the volunteering roles Alex Ashworth is committing to in his local community.
This morning I started my first day volunteering at INTACT. INTACT is based in Ingol near Preston and helps people with enduring mental or physica...
Good afternoon and welcome to the latest update regarding Alex Ashworth's gardening pursuits in the voluntary sector.
Today I volunteered my morning for the Lancashire Wildlife Trust, for the 'Bees, Butterflies and Bikes' group. I have been attending these beneficial...
March 21, 2016
Good afternoon and welcome to the latest goings on within the volunteer world of Alex Ashworth.
This morning I arrived at Ashton Park at 9.45am. Senior park ranger Steve Smith was dealing with some phonecalls so I made myself a brew then within the next 10-15 minutes w...
March 17, 2016
Good afternoon and welcome to today's latest update regarding the Let's Grow Preston team.
Today we all met from 12noon -3pm at the Communuty Garden at Ashton Walled Garden. We were all ready for action and, with the help of an additional colleague, we had a series of...
March 16, 2016
Hi my name is Alex and I'm going to be volunteering for 'Let's Grow Preston'.
This means I'll be posting regular blogs to the website and keeping everyone up to date with the latest goings on at 'Let's Grow Preston'.
As well as volunteering at LGP I also volunteer at P...