About the Liverpool event:
Date: September 29th 2022
Location: GROW Speke, Ganworth Road, Speke L24 2SS
Number of volunteer places: 30
Grow Speke is green community hub in South Liverpool. It is run by Groundwork in partnership with South Liverpool Homes (SLH) and hosts a variety of activities.
Most of the fruit and veg grown on site is donated to local people and their families via local community groups. The rest is taken home by the volunteers themselves and eaten at home. Grow Speke also produces and sells honey, produced and harvested on site.
- Beehive inspection and feeding bees if required
- Harvesting of produce across the raised beds and within polytunnels
- Taking excess produce to The Marketplace Community Food pantry for distribution
- Watering plants in polytunnel and raised beds if needed
- Weeding of bindweed and bramble encroachment
- Clearing of footpath to improve accessibility
- Clearing any raised beds and topping with compost
- Replanting any available space (will depend on timing of harvest)
- Clipping deadheads from any plants or herbs
Follow the link below to find out more details and complete your registration to secure your volunteering place.
Want to know more about Grow Speke? Watch this video: