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Allison Street community garden

In the heart of Govanhill there is the most beautiful garden in a lane behind Allison Street. We have written up the story of the garden, so you can find out more about it.

How does the Warm Home Discount work?

The Warm Home Discount is a payment of £140 paid by participating energy providers into the electricity account of eligible customers to help with higher winter bills. Each energy provider opens their fund at different times and eligibility can vary too.

New fitness sessions at the Croft

Start a new highly enjoyable exercise class outside at our beautiful community garden – the Croft. Spending time at the Croft on Queen’s Park recreation ground, surrounded by the abundant raised beds full of fruit and vegetables, gives most people a good feeling about life. Doing 30 minutes of fitness there, is a guaranteed buzz.

Could you be our fitness instructor?

South Seeds is looking to hire a fitness instructor to deliver 16 sessions over 8 weeks, between late August and October, at our community garden near Queen’s Park recreational ground.

Building a bee and butterfly garden with Waitrose

On the sunniest day of the year so far, ten Waitrose partners from the Newton Mearns store helped South Seeds build a bee and butterfly haven in the densely populated Southside of Glasgow.

Funding from the 5p carrier bag charge

South Seeds is delighted to be the recipient of £18,500 raised from the 5p carrier bag charge at Waitrose stores.

Vote for us to win the People’s Choice Awards

South Seeds is delighted to be a finalist for the Scottish Charity Awards 2016, Celebrating Communities award.

Understanding prepayment meters

Many local residents come to us for help with their prepayment meters.