Visit to Gisburn Road School, Barnolds…


Visit to Gisburn Road School, Barnoldswick’s Allotment
Another day, another polytunnel funded by the Pendle Council Climate Emergency Working Group! I just saw Reception’s session, but the Club runs through all the years in the school and its members were all extremely enthusiastic – really getting stuck in!
The polytunnel allows them to give all their herbs and veg a head start and get ahead with the growing season, so harvesting can take place before the end of term. While I was there, children were happily munching on white and red currants and even sour gooseberries! The big success story here is Ivy (pictured in the floral coat with her Mother in red). Ivy was a phenomenally picky… More