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Community garden's appeal for new faces to help with future vision

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01.09.2021

For more than a decade, it has provided a haven for mental and physical health for residents and organisations across the city.

Now the green-fingered group behind Grapes Hill Community Garden in Norwich is hoping to enlist more volunteers as well as spread the word about the project.

Grapes Hill Community Garden - Credit: Sonya Duncan

What began 13 years ago has become a labour of love for the Grapes Hill Community Garden Group (GHCGG) and the once derelict and disused former tarmacked play area has been transformed into a thriving garden.

The group is now looking towards the future and, after being awarded National Lottery Funding, is aiming high with its latest ambitions.

Grapes Hill Community Garden - Credit: Sonya Duncan

The GHCGG is on the lookout for a dedicated volunteer coordinator and integration officer to help raise awareness of garden and spread word of it into local communities.

The part-time vacancy, funded by the National Lottery Reaching Communities Fund, will run until October 2022 and would see the successful candidate help, observe and gather data at workshops and events, as well as consider and discuss ideas for developing and improving the volunteer and family programmes.

They would also........

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