Blogs

Stay and Play at the Hub

We are really excited to announce a new Stay and Play starting on Tuesday mornings at Mousehold Hub on Mousehold Avenue. It will run from …

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Wider community day- 11th Sep 2021

This is the opportunity to come and say what you love and hate about the Pockthorpe community proposed ideas. We are calling it a wider …

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Norfolk Car-Free Day and Play Streets

Sunday 19 September 2021 is Norfolk Car-Free Day – an initiative that started with 2019’s Norwich Car-Free Day before going countywide last year. For this …

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Minutes from the Steering Group 2 July 2021

PresentLiz Smith-Dane, Rob Bakewell, Shelley Donaghie, Billie Anna-Tony, Tony Moore, Bekka Quantrill-Tozer, Nicki Collins.ApologiesGary Champion.Decisions⦁ Agreed that Shelley will act as Chair, Rob as Deputy …

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Tidying up the area around Heath Road Park

Residents noticed the area surrounding Heath Road Park has been a little neglected. The park itself is usually clean and tidy and the kids love …

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Charlie Buck’s horse riding school & stables

A few months into litter picking we discovered the area around the Sandy Park (Gertrude Road) park used to be a horse riding school. Which …

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Rare urban pristine green space at Sandy Park

* wild areas of Sandy park slope and Kett’s cave* Gertrude Road and Mousehold Avenue. Me, Rob and Tony just had an amazing meeting with …

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We are planning to paint our open reach street cabinets

Most, if not all, of the green Open Reach and Virgin boxes in our area have been vandalised with Graffiti, so we asked residents if, …

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Do Norwich council use weed killer?

I think it’s important to start this blog by understanding how the council works first. It’s divided up into Norfolk county council and Norwich City …

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Kett’s Cave clean up in Norwich

As a community we have been meeting up regularly to litter pick around the Kett’s Cave on Morley Street in Norwich, NR3 this is on …

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Restoring our historic metal road signs

We recently found out that sadly Norwich City Council doesn’t restore our historic road signs. If you report one using their online form they just …

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Borrowing litter pickers in Norwich

If you are keen to get involved in our project and want to borrow our community litter pickers please contact us and we can arrange …

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Removing historic fly-tipping from around Sandy Park

This project started in February 2020 when Rob Bakewell a local resident started arranging litter picking events around the streets of Sewell ward in NR3. …

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