Town Gardens Competition 2011

August 25, 2011 by janet   Comments (0)

Happy to report that despite a small setback the day before judging, Penmere Platform won Second place in Class 4a Commercial section in this years Town Gardens competition.
The Friends receive a lot of good feedback from passengers whilst they are gardening at Penmere Station and its nice to know our hard work is appreciated by so many.
The gardens and platform are still looking very colourful and the Friends are already starting to plan for next year.
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Friends of Penmere Tidy Up Day

August 16, 2011 by janet   Comments (0)

Saturday 13th August stayed dry enough for the Friends to have a good tidy up.Brian Philpott provided some dahlias he had been growing and we successfully planted them.They should make a nice bit of colour next year.We also managed to sell a few herb plants to passing travellers and one or two holidaymakers. We hope to have another tidy up at the end of September,final date to be arranged later.