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 [...]

4 12, 2019

Bake-Off Takes Off!

By | December 4th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Green Estate held its very first ‘Bake-Off’  in aid of MacMillan Cancer Research.  It was well very attended; for who doesn't like a variety of cakes to try?! Staff donated £112.90 for their pieces of cake and we thank all that took time to bake and to those who 'faked' rather than baked - still [...]

4 12, 2019

The “ECHO” Project

By | December 4th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

York House, 535 City Road, is our ‘Centre in the Park’ at Manor Fields Park where we support a variety of community groups and activities and in particular  "ECHO ".  There have been big changes at ECHO in the last few months .  In addition to selling quality, affordable second-hand clothes, we now have a Toy [...]

4 12, 2019

Manor Fields’ Bonfire Night

By | December 4th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Once again, a "raging" success!  The event brought over 7000 members of the local community together to enjoy an evening watching the bonfire and the majestic fireworks display.  For the last 9 years, community leaders have volunteered their time to ensure the 'event of year' continues.  There is a real spirit of togetherness which brings [...]

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 [...]

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