Volunteer Day – Onward

Yesterday, we had a team from Onward visit us for a volunteer day! A brilliant effort by all helping us to clear our community beds, paint and general maintenance. Thank you Onward!

2024 Open Day

We’re ready to start another opening of our wonderful garden centre to our amazing community and beyond! This year we will be enjoying crafts for the children – food and drink for all as well as of course bringing you all of that beautiful stock which we try so hard to keep it as healthy… Continue reading 2024 Open Day

Easter Fun Day

Thank you to every single person who was able to join us today for our Easter Fun Day, it was great to see people returning and amazing to see new ones too! We can’t wait to welcome you back when we open on the 4th May.

Tesco Seed Donation

Another lovely little gesture from a local community, this time Tesco (Sonia Healey) have donated several packet of seeds – keep your eyes peeled for these growing next year 😀 we can’t wait – thank you Tesco!

Willow Arch Rejuvenation

Another busy day for us starting to clear the willow arch in time for a special occasion around December time (we’re not mentioning it). Removing the dead branches and starting once again to form the arch.  What a transformation and we haven’t finished yet!

Plant Donation – B&Q

A massive thank you to Jodie Ogden from B&Q Ashton-Under-Lyne this week who generously donated lots of plants to us so we’re able to bring vibrancy and colour to the local community and Hattersley Projects for months to come. THANK YOU!

Volunteer Day – Equans

This week we were joined by some of the wonderful team at Equans, currently contracted for building work in the local community they worked extremely hard helping us to cover the paths in fresh bark (keeping those pesky weeds at bay) and freshening up the look of Hattersley Projects The weather was not on our… Continue reading Volunteer Day – Equans


We’ve now officially launched our Elderberries charter and a natter on a Saturday, inviting locally elderly residents (Elderberries) for a free coffee and cake, and if nothing else just a very big smile from our friendly team. It couldn’t be possible without the support of Tameside Community Safety Fund and more importantly our extremely hard… Continue reading Elderberries

We’ve got the funding!

On Tuesday 13th we were invited along to an event hosted by Tameside Community Safety Fund which is a fantastic initiative and helps local community groups of all sizes bid for funding within certain categories from creating greener spaces to helping the elderly. We decided that we would like to create a green space and… Continue reading We’ve got the funding!

In the news! Again!

We’re once again in the news thanks to our very talented board member Iain Thomas – his culinary talents are being noticed and where better to grow his produce than our very own Hattersley Projects You can view the article here