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Blog April 10, 2014

Late Garden Update

A little later than planned but some of the latest pictures of the garden as it progresses. From first to last we have the new bed, third of four ready to be placed and filled when required. This will be … Read

Neurone in Furnace Park

      Neurone on site in Furnace Park.  Using code written by school children to sense sound, colour, air quality, movement and temperature. What is code? It’s everywhere around us, even if we don’t realise. The alarm clock that … Read

Come and see Nate Adams’ Neurone installation being lit for the first time in its natural environment, Furnace Park, at 7pm on Friday evening. After the light-up, we’ll be heading to one of Kelham Island’s finest hostelries for some local … Read

The beds are nearing completion, and we want to make sure that we have lots of lovely plants to fill them with when we get there. We would like to ask for your help in sowing and growing plants to … Read

The Garden in Furnace Park continues well. Recently the seeds sown in the second bed have sprung up after germinating over the winter period with broad beans and barley companion planted in a mixed crop to demonstrate traditional farming systems. … Read

Blog November 26, 2013

Garden Expansion

With a great working weekend recently the garden has increased in scope. Many thanks to Fleurre de Filles for their contribution to the park. Other infrastructure includes the colourful new fence seen elsewhere. See post for the garden and seed bar latest growing!

Blog November 18, 2013

Furnace Park update

Although winter is clearly setting in, there’s something very beautiful about Furnace Park at the moment…. The cuttings are still thriving in our seed bar, works by our artist in residence Simon Bill are coming to fruition on the perimeter … Read

Blog November 17, 2013

What makes a Neurone

Neurone is in construction.  It started in September when we signed off on the final design, where I sent Ivan and Katya a dream in SketchUp, and they produced a design which took into account weather, cabling and transport.  Dom … Read


We’re going to be working with the wonderful Fleurs de Filles, whose amazing ‘Under the Rainbow’ project was recently showcased at the Harrogate Autumn Show, to make a multi-sensory garden area for children, built entirely with recycled materials, at Furnace Park. … Read

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