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.
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.
Composting on the Southside up for an award
In the last two years, South Seeds composting programme on the Southside of Glasgow has gone from strength to strength.
South Seeds awarded funds from the Scottish Government
South Seeds has been awarded £149,952 from the Scottish Government’s Climate Challenge fund.
Want to start composting?
We have published a South Seeds composting manual which is a great way to get started.
Reuse, repair & recycle on the Southside of Glasgow
We have mapped all the reuse, repair and recycling opportunities on the Southside to help residents reduce the amount of waste which goes to landfill. You may be surprised at the range of opportunities, have a look at our reuse repair and recycle map .