New hedgerow planted by volunteers in Coed y Morfa, Denbighshire

It is great seeing Steve and Pete in the Long Forest Project video. Volunteers from Morfa Gateway and Denbighshire County Council’s Nature for Health programme took part in the hedgelaying at Coed y Morfa nature reserve Source: New hedgerows planted by volunteers in Coed y Morfa, Denbighshire

Britain in Bloom 2019 finalists announced

Volunteers across the UK are gearing up to showcase their communities in the annual RHS UK Finals competition. We think it is great that Prestatyn in Bloom is 1 of the 71 finalists and 1 of only 3 places in Wales. We also feel good that the judging criteria has changed. Now it reflects the increasing importance […]

Activities February 2019

We are very pleased to be able to publish the final list of winter activities for February. Included are a couple of activities based at Artisans Collective at the Old Library on Nant Hall Road, Prestatyn. Final Activities of January 2019. Another great day on the 24th January at Coed Y Morfa. Planting Long Forest […]

5 unexpected ways seeds kickstart the growing process | Grow Wild

All seeds need to start growing (a process called germination) by breaking through the tough outer coating that keeps their insides safe and snuggly until conditions are right. How they do this can be surprising! This is called breaking seed dormancy, and it’s downright sneaky sometimes, as you will see. READ MORE HERE :  5 unexpected ways seeds kickstart the growing […]

Scientist unveils blueprint to save bees and enrich farmers

Urgent planting of wildflowers will attract pollinators and boost farmers’ food crops, expert to tell UN Source: Scientist unveils blueprint to save bees and enrich farmers

Surveying

Our team have installed the Long Forest app to help map local hedgerows.Long Forest have committed to survey over 5000m of hedgerow across Wales during the Long Forest project. We have developed the Long Forest App which allows anyone to survey hedgerows near them. Source: Surveying

Long Forest Hedgerow Planting

Our volunteers joined others from Hedgehog Help Prestatyn, Prestatyn & District Environment Association, Morfa Gateway Project, Dyserth WI. With lots of others working with Denbighshire Countryside Service planting hedges as part of the long forest project on Coed Y Morfa this week. About The Long Forest Project. Keep Wales Tidy working in partnership with The Woodland Trust. With support from the Heritage […]

Blooming marvellous! Prestatyn to feature in next series of BBC Two’s Britain in Bloom | Rhyl Journal

A TV crew is expected to visit Prestatyn this week to start filming for BBC 2’s Britain in Bloom series. Source: Blooming marvellous! Prestatyn to feature in next series of BBC Two’s Britain in Bloom | Rhyl Journal

Thank you Everybody who took part in our Litter Pick

Thank You to the volunteers who helped at our litter pick we are very pleased with our first on site event. Over Twenty volunteers turned out on a nice day in Prestatyn. With a great cross section of ages from Alex who is 8 months old to well lets say “age is only a number”  […]

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