The Norfolk Square residents have raised over £3000 – contributed by residents and local businesses – Well done to them for their heroic efforts and to everyone who has contributed.
Norfolk Square is holding a planting day. We look forward to seeing as many of you as possible on Saturday, even if it is just a quick stop by to say hello and enjoy a drink.
They need as many volunteers a possible so if you are able to spare time to join the community it would be greatly appreciated. With over £3000 of plants by the end of the day you should see a great transformation in the square.
The planting officially starts from 12, but the more detailed schedule for the day is as follows:
08:00 – plants arrive and unloaded
09:00 – plants sited in the beds, mulch sorted, marquees set-up, power laid-on, tables placed – general set-up etc.
10:00 – as above – general set-up continues
11:00 – as above – general set-up continues; team leaders arrive and are briefed from Daniela, BBQ arrives
12:00 – event officially starts – welcome and intro to Daniela. General public/guests arriving, planting starts
13:00 – event continues, music, BBQ,
14:00 – as above, photograph with businesses takes place in the gardens, …
15:00 – planting finishes, mulch starts to get laid
16:00 – continuing to mulch – start wrapping up and getting things finished
17:00 – event finishes –