Spring is on its way

Spring is on its way in the Good Neighbours garden…….

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Here are some of the group enjoying the spring like sunshine on the last day of February – Paulette, Bernard, Geraldine and Tonycgn garden 28-02-14 (02)

We had ordered the three replacement panes of strengthened glass and John came to put those in. That, together with the 6 panes that we had put back the previous week meant that the greenhouse was now back to  its complete self. Let’s just hope we don’t get gales like the ones we had in January again sooncgn garden 28-02-14 (06)

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We always make time to have a cup of tea and a biscuitcgn garden 28-02-14 (07)

Peter who had been one of the first volunteers in the garden has recently moved to Preston, but on his visit to Manchester he came down to see how the garden was going and was very impressed

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At the side of the garden, behind the church is a narrow passagewaycgn garden 28-02-14 (04)

At the far end it widens out and we thought that maybe we could plant some fruit bushes that can take it being a bit shady (though as you can see it does get some sun)cgn garden 28-02-14 (03)Here is Tony spraying the weeds to clear the ground before we try to find out how best to enrich the soil and plant some bushes