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Starter Kit update

Thank you to everyone who has been in touch about our Starter Kit project – we’ve been in the Nairnshire Telegraph and spreading the word online to reach as many people as possible. Great News – 33 of the first 60 kits are now spoken for! Our thanks goes out again to the National Lottery Community Fund for their flexible funding of our nifty kits…sign up to get yours before we run out! An overview of what you can get in your Green Hive Starter Kit We’re really excited to see how you enjoy your kit – for everyone who…

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Our April Newsletter is live!

Find out all about our plans for our 2020 AGM, our new 10 year business plan and our Green Hive Starter Kits here: https://mailchi.mp/608b08ea67d0/green-hives-april-newsletter Subscribe to our newsletter by entering your email address in the bar below to get monthly updates from us!

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Green Hive Starter kit

Happy Earth Day!As a local charity focusing on the community and enviroment, we want to do our bit to help you connect to people safely and enjoy fun activities with an enviromental focus.Thanks to the flexible support provided by the National Lottery Community Fund we are pleased to be able to show you all what we have been working on: Introducing the Green Hive Starter Kit Earth day is the perfect day to make a choice to live more sustainably – join us to make 2020 the year for championing creativity and positivity in the face of adversity.Whether you are a…

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Life before, during and after lockdown

Our March newsletter has been dispatched! Check it out here – you can also subscribe to future updates from Green Hive on this link.Neil, Andy and Caroline are continuing to work from home and are keen to hear from you – do you have a creative project on your mind that you think we could help you with?Please get in touch with Neil ([email protected]) or Caroline ([email protected]) and let us know what you are doing to keep busy at home.Andy is keen to hear from people who are interested in finding out more about the workshop, would you like to…

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COVID-19 Corona virus update, 17th March 2020

Neil Mapes, Manager, Green Hive We are all sending our thoughts and well wishes to everyone who has been impacted by the COVID-19 infection. We hope you, your family, colleagues and friends are all staying safe and doing what you can to keep well in these uncertain times.As an organisation that thrives on volunteer events, we want to let you know about the actions we are taking to prevent the spread of the Corona virus.The COVID-19 (coronavirus) infection has been declared a public health emergency of international concern by the World Health Organisation. The health and wellbeing of our volunteers…

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Update from Green Hive

COVID-19 Corona virus updateAs an organisation that thrives on volunteer events, we want to let you know about the actions we are taking to prevent the spread of the Corona virus. Whilst we want everyone to participate in our fantastic events that we have coming up we would ask that if you are showing flu-like symptoms, please follow NHS advice on COVID-19 here: https://www.nhsinform.scot/illnesses-and-conditions/infections-and-poisoning/coronavirus-covid-19 We have hand washing facilities at our Hub in the Links school and our workshop – however if you attend the orchard, the nearest hand washing facility is located in the Nairn Community Centre. As a…

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Green Hive in 2020

We hope you all enjoyed the start of the New Year, we have returned to the office and we are off to a flying start with getting the calendar filled in for events over the next 12 months!What’s New?We have added an “Upcoming events” widget to right hand side of the homepage of the website which gives you a quick summary of what we have coming up in the immediate future, we’ll also keep you in the loop each month with our newsletter, blog posts and social media shares, so watch this space! Here’s how January is shaping up so…

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Highland Food Growing Strategy – Community Drop in, 24th January

Are you interested in growing your own food? Do you currently grow your own and are looking for support? Pop along to this drop in session – Green Hive are proud to host this session for the Highland Food Growing strategy –The Highland Council is currently in the process of developing a Food Growing Strategy for the Highlands, and is making a call to green-fingered Highland residents with an interest in “growing your own food.”If you are involved in growing your own fruit, vegetables, herbs or flowers or would like to start but don’t know how, then we’d like to…

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We're looking for a manager!

This is an exciting time for us as we establish our new workshop and launch income-generating projects transforming waste materials such as single use plastic into useful products for the community. We want to appoint a manager who can take a lead in working with the Board, managing our two part-time staff, helping us develop our income generating projects and taking on new projects and staff as funds allow. We also need you to ensure our continued engagement with the communities of Nairn. This role is likely to appeal to those with experience of managing staff in a small organisation,…