Tag Archive: Tameside

Allotment and home growing active learning sessions

FREE, 4-7pm, most Tuesdays, April-July 2014 At: the Operation Farm Community Allotment, Hyde Park, Tameside Operation Farm is running a series of active learning sessions for people interested in picking up skills around… Continue reading

Hyde Park Community Orchard – Family Fun Day

Just time for one more fruity event before winter really sets in! Join us on Saturday November 23rd at Hyde Park for free family fun!!

Operation Farm vision published

Take a look at the Operation Farm Vision: a short report documenting the feasibility study we carried out for the project between September 2011 and June 2012:¬†Operation Farm – final report Stakeholder_Analysis_Operation_Farm The… Continue reading

Hyde Park Community Orchard – a fantastic launch event!

A huge thanks to everyone who attended the launch on Wednesday which was a brilliant afternoon. The sun shone, and the artworks, especially the classroom mosaic looked resplendant, and the wildflowers, boosted by… Continue reading

Hyde Park Community Orchard video

Take a look at this fantastic video tracking the improvements made to the Hyde Park Community Orchard, overseen by Operation Farm. Credits for the film: Project manager: Anna Seward, Operation Farm Project administrator:… Continue reading

Launch of Hyde Park Community Orchard (phase 2!)

We’re working hard to get everything ready in time for the orchard launch event on Wednesday 11th July 1.30-3pm! The event has been organised so that local schools and other volunteers who have… Continue reading

Orchard improvements are progressing…

Work has begun on the site of the orchard now and over the next month the new outdoor classroom, entrance feature, wildlife discovery trail, new seats and picnic table will be installed. These… Continue reading

Hyde Park Community Orchard – new leaflets

Hot off the presses we have a beautiful new leaflet for the Hyde Park Community Orchard. Designed by Textbook Studio of Hotspur House, Manchester and riso printed by Marc the Printers, the leaflet… Continue reading

Operation Farm at Hyde Park Jubilee Day

On Tuesday 5th June 2012, Operation Farm were out in force for the Jubilee environment day at Hyde Park, Tameside. Young and old alike were entertained with organic apple pressing and bean and… Continue reading

Operation Farm vision launch

On 20th April, we launched our draft vision with over 40 people at an event in Bayley Hall, Hyde Park. We’ll now take peoples’ comments on board, especially those concerning opening up membership… Continue reading