Over the past year, Re:Solution has been working on promoting our community growing initiative in Council estates. We have decided to rebrand the initiative to make it more distinct from other community gardening services. Henceforth we will be calling the initiative ‘Edible Estates’, the name refers to the target communities for the initiative – Council […]
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We are pleased to report that Lochend Secret Garden have received planning permission for their community growing project. Re:Solution is providing design and development services to the project for the client, Carr Gomm, a national health and wellbeing organisation. The project is designed to be community led and delivered. Over the past month, a team […]
The Lochend Community Growing Project has received confirmation of match funding from SNH and Edinburgh Council. There are still some t’s to cross and i’s to dot, but I hope we can have a project start in August. It’ll be great to get on site whilst there are still long summer days. We hope that […]
Had a great meeting today with CEC Council Officer to look at the GIS mapping tools available to the Council. There is great potential to use GIS to pull together information regarding parcels of land, ownership of adjoining households, condition and management of land etc. to develop a tool for planning the development of community […]
The Big Lottery announced the Community Spaces fund in June. The fund has been conceived to support projects like village halls and community gardens. I went along to one of the roadshows last week to get a better of understanding of how the fund will operate. I would recommend it to anyone thinking of applying […]
Thats the first stage of the Re:Solution website published. This will allow us to get on with promoting the community growing initiative. The second stage of the roll out will include more information about projects, and a video about community growing.