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.

Need advice for keeping warm in your tenement?

South Seeds offers a home energy audit free of charge to residents of Govanhill, Crosshill, Queen’s Park, Strathbungo and East Pollokshields. Simply call our office on 0141 636 3959 and book your energy audit in for a time which suits you.

Interested in getting more involved?

It is local people who shape our direction by letting us know what is needed in the area, participating in our activities and steering us. We would like local people interested in getting more involved to come forward. We need residents to help us devise our plan for the next few years.

We are recruiting for a handyman

Man or woman, we are looking for someone with the skills to install energy saving measures such as draughtproofing around windows or underfloor insulation. If this could be you, call Lucy on 0141 636 3959 or email her on lucy@southseeds.org by 3rd November.

Looking for people to join the board

The South Seeds board is looking for 3 motivated people to join them. There is more information about the role and how to apply in the application pack. The deadline for applying is 31st October.

Celebrate the Harvest at the Croft

Come along to our first harvest festival at the Croft. Although it has been a difficult growing season the Crofters have done well in the sheltered Croft space.

LEDs and composting at Streetland

South Seeds had a stall at Streetland and got mobbed by local kids. To show how much energy it takes to power different light bulbs, we rigged a bike up to our light bulb demonstrator. The demonstrator has an LED bulb, a CFL bulb and an incandescent bulb. While all of the kids could get the […]

Renewable Snapshot report published

The Renewable Snapshot report identifies renewable energy technology appropriate for the Southside of Glasgow and where it could be installed on a street by street basis.