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24 03, 2020

GE Covid-19 Update 24/03/20

By | March 24th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Please see below for the latest update on our operations: The majority of Green Estate remains open for business. Our office teams are now working mostly remotely. Essential works that can not be completed remotely (including landscaping) are continuing with additional hygiene measures and social distancing in line with guidance from HM Government. All workstreams [...]

16 03, 2020

GE Covid-19 Update 13/03/20

By | March 16th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Green Estate Landscapes Covid-19 Update 13/03/20 I would like to take this opportunity to reassure you that in response to the current COVID-19 situation in the UK, The Green Estate CIC has already taken precautionary actions to ensure we can continue to offer the best service possible whilst keeping our team safe. We are following [...]

25 02, 2020

Community Mini-Allotments

By | February 25th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Allotments; a Great British Pastime!  Our mini-allotments at Manor Oaks House HAVE ONE VACANT at the moment, so if you have ever wanted to 'grow your own' and enjoy the feeling of well being and the health benefits of working a plot to produce your own fruit and vegetables, then please get in touch with [...]

30 04, 2018

More Rhubarb Shed than ever before

By | April 30th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

  Lots of changes are starting to take place across  our Manor Lodge site. The first that most people will notice is that the  Rhubarb Shed café, which grew up in one of our  old barns, has now  just  moved to a bigger one!  That means lots more indoor and outdoor space for visitors to [...]

5 03, 2018

Green Estate goes Global. Well, European at the very least!

By | March 5th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Our very own ‘Made in Sheffield’ Flower Turf has made it all the way across the Channel into the Netherlands. We’ve been selling our Pictorial Meadow seed across Europe for a while now but this is a real first for us. Travelling in several articulated lorries and accompanied by our expert Meadow Staff, Lian and [...]

5 03, 2018

Writer in Residence

By | March 5th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Green Estate has ‘appointed’ a new writer and illustrator in residence. Joe Shute and Liz Collins, whose book A Shadow Above: the fall and rise of the raven, has just been published by Bloomsbury will be leading a series of youth nature walks around the Manor Lodge site in partnership with local schools starting in [...]

5 03, 2018

One Year On now for our Timber Recycling Venture

By | March 5th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Hard to believe that this time last year we were rather nervously taking on the Sheffield Wood Recycling Business from its former owners. Part of the National Wood Recycling Network, this is a great idea where waste timber is collected at skip cost from construction sites and then ‘upcycled’ as reusable affordable timber. Of course [...]

5 03, 2018

All Change around Manor Oaks

By | March 5th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Thanks to a grant from Power 2 Change and some Section 106 funding we are now preparing for Phase 2 of site development. After an intense process of evaluation last year we have produced a revised  site master plan  that looks to make more effective future use of every bit of land and buildings improving [...]

21 09, 2016

Double Award just announced from Yorkshire in Bloom September 2016

By | September 21st, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

This year we entered the Yorkshire in Bloom Awards for the very first time and the results have given us some very mixed emotions. Great pleasure in that the judges seemed thrilled with what they saw and awarded us with a Gold for our Manor Parks. Huge sadness in that our long standing colleague and [...]

21 09, 2016

Last of the Golden Summer September 2016

By | September 21st, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

With temperatures finally dropping and the rain coming at last the long hot days of summer are officially at an end and all of our lovely Pictorial Meadows are starting to get their annual chop. Last Year we had flowering going on right up until November but the very hot dry weather this year especially [...]

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