Category Archives: News

  • Ridgeline’s insects working hard while the garden is closed

    Posted on 6 July 2020 by Sian Hooley in News.

    As we see a gradual easing of lockdown, here at Ridgeline we’re working out how and when we can reopen. March feels like a very long time ago when we stopped running gardening sessions.  For many of us, the last few months have been hard, not being able to do the things we normally enjoy.  […]

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  • What a difference a month makes

    Posted on 2 June 2020 by Sian Hooley in News.

    Our lovely clock border had become bursting with plants, so it’s had a major makeover.  It was replanted before lockdown, and is now coming into it’s own as the plants make of the most of the beautiful weather.  We’re keeping the garden looking good and sharing it with you through pictures – enjoying it together […]

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  • Purple patch at Ridgeline

    Posted on 27 May 2020 by Sian Hooley in News.

    Here’s another opportunity for everyone to see how the garden’s getting on.   We hope everyone is making the most of nature while we’re not able to meet together at Ridgeline – we all need that boost to our mental health!

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  • Making the most of Ridgeline

    Posted on 19 May 2020 by Sian Hooley in News.

    Bees enjoying the sunshine and alliums at Ridgeline. Because being outside in nature is good for us! And while we can’t meet up face to face, we can still benefit from our beautiful garden!  

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  • Sunnier days at Ridgeline …

    Posted on 30 April 2020 by Sian Hooley in News.

    The weather’s turned a bit wetter!  But as a reminder of the sunshine, here’s Ridgeline a couple of weeks ago – even when we can’t get out in nature, just looking at it can boost our mental wellbeing! And a bee was enjoying the sunshine and tulips too!  

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  • Ridgeline’s rainbow of hope

    Posted on 12 April 2020 by Sian Hooley in News.

    Our tulips are looking stunning at the moment – our rainbow of hope at this difficult time.   We can’t meet at the garden to enjoy them, but we know that simply looking at pictures of nature gives a boost to our wellbeing, so we hope you enjoy these photos, taken in the Easter sunshine.

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  • Listen out for us on Tuesday

    Posted on 11 April 2020 by Sian Hooley in News.

    We might not be able to meet up at the moment, but we can still keep in touch.  We will be on BBC Radio Berkshire next Tuesday 14th April at around 12.30pm – hope you can listen in!

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  • Ridgeline still growing

    Posted on 3 April 2020 by Sian Hooley in News.

    Did you know that even looking at pictures of nature can help improve our wellbeing?  Not as much as being outdoors, but it can be the next best thing at this difficult time. when we’re not able to get out and about as much as we’d like to.  We’re really missing seeing everyone at Ridgeline, […]

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  • Looking after ourselves!

    Posted on 30 March 2020 by Sian Hooley in News.

    The current situation is very challenging for us all, whether we’re worried about our health, worried about friends and family, or just fed up of the current limits we have on our everyday lives.  So we need to look after ourselves now more than ever. At Ridgeline, we know that gardening can help our physical […]

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  • Garden sessions are temporarily stopped

    Posted on 17 March 2020 by Sian Hooley in News.

    Due to latest government advice, we have decided to stop gardening sessions temporarily.  There will be no sessions from today (Tuesday 17th March 2020).  We will let you know as soon as we are able to start sessions again. In the meantime, we hope everyone keeps well.

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