March 2016 the gardening groups trip to Attenborough Nature Reserve

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The Harpenden House gardening group, is made up of enthusiastic people with learning disabilities, volunteers and staff, look forward all year to the visit by the IYN (It's Your Neighbourhood) assessors.  The students love being part of a wider gardening community and are so proud of their certificates! They have been entering for several years and getting an Outstanding Level 5.

Their tutor Denise Hickman is delighted to become an assessor for IYN in Nottingham this year.

Denise Gardening 2015


Congratulations to our gardening group for receiving another Outstanding Level 5 at the Nottingham in Bloom Awards. Well Done!

Gardening Group Notttingham in Bloom Award 2014

CONGRATULATIONS to the gardening group for being rated outstanding by the Royal Horticultural Society, in this years Britain in Bloom It's Your Neighbourhood Award. 



 Harpenden House Gardening Group have been busy in their garden.  Planting lots of fruit and vegetables.

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The group fulfilled their dream of getting a big greenhouse with disabled access to allow all year round gardening.