Following our successful crowdfunding campaign, we're getting ready to hire the first #10xGreener Community Gardener. In this update Gerry Tissier of Daubeney Fields Forever tells us why this role is important and how you can apply for the role. Walk, or perhaps cycle, through E5 and look around! From Hackney Marshes to Chatsworth Road you’ll… Continue reading Could you be the first #10xGreener Community Gardener?
Gerry Tisser is one of the most energetic members of Daubeney Fields Forever, a community group that is leading the charge to make Daubeney a natural “Park Neighbourhood”. In this update Gerry reflects on the 10 x Greener project and our third sprint weekend. We planted in the rain and we planted in the sun at… Continue reading Our third sprint to make Daubeney #10xGreener
On Tuesday we had our first street team meeting. The purpose of the street teams is to help make Daubeney's streets 10 x Greener and to help keep them that way.
Wow! Thank you to everyone who joined us for our second sprint of activity to make Daubeney Road 10 x Greener. We want everyone to to benefit from living and working on a greener street. There are 365 households on Daubeney Road. Over the weekend (April 21/22) the community helped make nearly 1 in 3 a… Continue reading This is what happened at our second sprint to make Daubeney 10 x Greener!
In February, when we were still in the final throws of winter, an idea was planted in Daubeney Primary School. What if we came together to make one street in our neighbourhood 10x Greener?
We're really keen to involve as many people as we can from the Daubeney Neighbourhood. As part of this effort, EcoActive visited Daubeney Primary school and gave all Year 1, 2, 3 and 4 pupils a succulent to look after.
Thank you to everyone who was involved in organising the giant map of the neighbourhood. Lots of ideas were added to the map, with some of the best insights coming from some of the children who stopped playing to add their own ideas.