Barracks Lane Community Garden

A beautiful green space at the heart of a growing community

  • image1
  • image2
  • image3
  • image4
  • image5
  • image6
  • image7
  • image8
  • image9

Events Archive

Saturday 16th July 2016

Herbs for Health Day and Open Garden

In the garden between 11am and 4pm you will find:

Romilly who will be sharing herb lore and explaining how to make poultices, tinctures, essential oils.

The Nature Effect who will be giving demonstrations on how to make mint foot lotions and lavender hand cream.

Phil whowill be running fire based activities and hosting the go to place for tea and chat.

Charlotte who will be doing practical gardening and have some quick and easy tasks for volunteers. She can be consulted throughout the day on growing and tending herbs.

Kate who will be collecting and mounting samples of mint and lavender for the Barracks Lane herbarium.

The sand pit will be open for younger visitors. Everyone is most welcome.

Please come and join us. Refreshments available. A donation of £5 per household / £2 per person (or what you can afford) will help towards the care of the garden.


Our Annual General Meeting is at 4.30 - 5pm. All welcome.

Join our mailing list and get monthly updates about news & events at the Garden Email: barrackslanegarden

View our Garden photos on Flickr: