New beds installed at Cranford Community Allotment

8 raised gardening beds have been installed at Cranford Community Allotment to aid nature and conservation learning.

Riana Development Network has continued to grow its partnership with Cranford Primary School with the installation of 8 new raised gardening beds in January 2020. The beds are used to incorporate outdoor learning into the school curriculum and after-school activities. Each class has their own bed to grow their own produce with one additional demonstration […]

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Community Benefits of Chocolate

On the 18th July 2018, Riana Development Network (RDN) was graced by the generosity of Lindt & Sprungli (UK) Ltd; a Feltham based chocolate company in the London Borough of Hounslow. 

Through their corporate social responsibility policy, Lindt & Sprungli (UK) Ltd donated over 300 hours of labour and tools for the RDN Schools/Community Gardening and Nature Area Outdoor learning programme at Waye Avenue Community Allotment and Cranford Primary School Nature Reserve Area.At Waye Avenue Community Allotment, with the support of the London Borough of Hounslow, […]

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Tesco’s Bags of Help Initiative

Our Cranford Community Allotment project has been shortlisted to receive a grant from Tesco's Bags of Help initiative.

Here are some of the details of the scheme below. Tesco has teamed up with Groundwork on its Bags of Help initiative in hundreds of regions across England and Wales. The scheme will see three community groups and projects in each of these regions awarded grants of £12,000, £10,000 and £8,000 – all raised from […]

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Growing Healthy Together project: Riana and Groundwork community allotment

Groundwork South and Riana Development Network (RDN) are involved in a local allotment project at Waye Avenue in Heston/Cranford.

Preparations have been going on over the last months to make plots and seedlings available and ready for individuals and organisations interested in community allotment as a unique ‘growing healthy together’ opportunity. Now’s the time to connect with us and join in – the team are very dedicated and friendly trainers from Groundwork South, friendly […]

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