Category Archives: Patrick’s Patch

We are finalists! *Update

Shortlisted for CPRE Countryside Award

We are pleased to announce that Patrick’s Patch has been shortlisted for the Campaign to Protect England’s (CPRE) Countryside Award for young people.

The CPRE approached Rachel, our Head Gardener to see if we would like to… Continue Reading »

The Big Sunflower Project

Growing sunflowers to raise awareness of centronuclear and myotubular mypathy

We are growing sunflowers from seed provided by The Big Sunflower Project.  Our year 5 school children who visit Patrick’s Patch on a regular basis have sown the seeds and created some… Continue Reading »


Slug Control

Patrick’s Patch has signed up to take part in a nationwide slug survey organised by the RHS Campaign for School Gardening.

Patrick’s Patch is taking part in a nation-wide RHS led experiment called SLUGIT which aims to determine which organic… Continue Reading »