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Top five tools required for library

We’ve had some fantastic tools donated to the Southside Tool Library so far – thanks to everyone who has donated! However donations of working tools are still needed to make sure there’s enough to meet demand.

Music and BBQ at the Croft

South Seeds is delighted to be hosting Nevis Ensemble, a 40 piece symphony orchestra at the Croft, on Saturday 4 August between 1-3pm.

Tool library for the southside

South Seeds is starting a tool library for the people of the southside – and we need your help! Is your shed or cupboard bulging with tools that you just don’t use anymore?

Can you identify common southside weeds?

Here are pictures of five of the most common weeds found on Glasgow’s southside. Do you recognise them?

Looking for sessional gardeners to join our team

We are looking for confident gardeners, who also have experience of working with people, to join our pool of paid sessional gardeners. We need people who can work between 3 and 8 hours of work per week, over the summer.

How to save energy

At South Seeds we have a number of ‘how to’ factsheets to help you understand what can be done to save energy.

Toasty tenements with the South Seeds handymen!

You will have noticed that the nights are getting darker, the weather dreicher and there is a definite chill in the air. This is a good time of the year to make sure you and your home are in tip top condition and get ready for winter.

Shortlisted for the Nature of Scotland Award

South Seeds is delighted to be nominated for the Nature of Scotland award for building the Croft, a beautiful community garden in the heart of the city.