Growing a Greener Glasgow

News and Events

At South Seeds we have a lot going on – from exciting events to engage the community, new developments within our organisation and good old fashioned hard work to get the gardens growing well. Keep up to date by visiting this page for our latest news, events and opportunities.

Dealing with energy bills

Call our energy advisers Paul on 07548 334 147 or Jola on 07752 727 457 if you help with energy bills.

Want to grow food at home?

There are loads of edibles you can grow at home inside or out. Read this and figure out what would suit you.

Improve your windows and doors to save energy

Call Paul, our energy officer on 07548334147, for advice or WhappsApp a picture of your external doors or windows and he will advise you how you can make an improvement which will save you money on your energy bills.

Adopt-a-bed at the Croft application extension

The deadline is now April 13 to adopt a raised bed at the Croft. This year we will be delivering this opportunity with appropriate social distancing and great care.

New southside low-carbon travel options

Do you know all the new low-carbon ways of getting about Glasgow’s southside? Check out what is already available and what will be coming to the area.

Twenty tools you may not know you can borrow

As well as the most commonly used tools – drills, sanders and saws – there is a growing list of tools in the inventory which you may not have realised are available to borrow for up to three weeks at a time from the Southside Tool Library. Check out what they are…

Researcher required for February

We are looking for an experienced researcher who will conduct at least 20 qualitative interviews with people who have been helped by South Seeds (our clients) who have received at least one intervention from us.

Recruiting for a part time energy officer

We are looking for someone who is great at working face to face with people and understands how energy works in the home. This post is 3 days a week based at the South Seeds office. Deadline to apply is Friday 14 February