Saturday, August 15, 2020

Hollybush Conservation Centre

Gardening glee in lockdown – thanks to West Leeds competitions

People across West Leeds and beyond are busy getting involved in gardening - thanks to two competitions set up in Bramley, writes...

40 years of conservation volunteering captured at Hollybush book launch

A new book celebrating 40 years of conservation volunteering at Hollybush will be launched later this month. The Friends...

Hollybush short courses focus on natural crafts

Short courses in woodwork and natural crafts are on the timetable during half-term at TCV Hollybush, writes Stephen Hillier.

New book celebrates Hollybush Conservation Centre

With funding from the National Lottery Heritage Fund the Friends of Hollybush have been busy collecting and recording memories from past volunteers...

Aquatic-themed day continues Hollybush’s anniversary celebrations

Hollybush Conservation Centre in Kirkstall will be continuing its 40th anniversary year celebrations with an aquatic-themed day of activities. Hollybush...

Guided tours of Hollybush coming soon – and more events announced

As part of the programme to celebrate forty years of TCV at Hollybush we are running guided tours for small groups as...

Kirkstall: Help Hollybush raise funds for disabled toilets

Kirkstall-based TCV Hollybush is raising money to create additional and more accessible toilets, writes Keely Bannister. The new toilets...

Hawksworth pupils play their part in new Kirkstall heritage sculpture

//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js Students from Hawksworth Wood Primary School have been exploring a bright new future for Kirkstall ahead of the unveiling of a new public art...

Hollybush seeks memories to mark 40th birthday celebrations

Hollybush Conservation Centre is seeking former staff and volunteers to celebrate its 40th birthday and share their memories, photos and ephemera for the Hollybush...

West Leeds volunteer centre to celebrate 40 years by gathering stories

The Friends of Hollybush have secured a National Lottery Heritage Fund grant of £10,000 for the Hippies, dole claimants and their heritage: Hollybush 1979-2019...

Whole raft of activities on offer at Hollybush Conservation Centre

"We knew it was here, but we never knew what went on" is one of the things we hear most often when people finally...

Hollybush: 17th century barn hosts Christmas fair

TCV Hollybush Christmas Fair is this Sunday, 25th November 11am-3pm, writes Jayne Learoyd. Our 17th century barn will be looking festive, and there will be...