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Set in the urban heart of Northfield, the Ecocentre offers practical and inspiring ideas and advice on how to green up your lifestyle, home or business, whatever the size and budget.

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Children In Need Grant Awarded!

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Happy New Year to all of you! And what a year 2015 promises to be! Following the good news of last year’s Comic Relief Grant, we can now announce that we’ve also been awarded a grant from Children In Need to work with local children based around our community garden of Masefield.

For the past two years, we’ve already been working with the children of Masefield Community Centre, a centre that like many other services has been badly affected by cuts and is only able to survive thanks to the dedication of all the staff involved in the different groups meeting there.

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Running for a great cause!

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One of our management committee is running the Great Midlands Fun Run to help raise […]

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Northfield EcocentreWednesday, April 22nd, 2015 at 12:44pm

Wild Bunchers, come and learn about the mysterious Masefield Green Man legend this Saturday 25th April at our forest school session, Masefield Community Garden, 2-4pm, £5 per child with discount for siblings. For bookings or info email Anne on [email protected]

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Northfield EcocentreThursday, April 16th, 2015 at 8:50am

Wool donations needed! Our Sewing & Crafts Friday group is in urgent need of wool to continue their amazing projects, be it hot water bottles covers, crochet-bags and more! We would be grateful about any bits you've got lying around. Thank you.

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Northfield EcocentreFriday, April 10th, 2015 at 7:19am

Be hungry, be very hungry... only 50 DAYS until our BIG LUNCH 2015!
We'll celebrate the community and good food ahead of the national day this year, on Sat 30th May.
And we'll have a very special guest that will guarantee an...

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Northfield Ecocentre added 9 new photos.Friday, April 3rd, 2015 at 9:57am

Once again Ecokids have shown us how amazingly talented they are at transforming junk into something as beautiful and useful as these Easter hen egg-cups! But the all-time favourites were the outdoor games and building a variety of nests at Victoria Common. Can't wait for...

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Northfield EcocentreWednesday, April 1st, 2015 at 1:51pm

It's Ecokids tomorrow and we are now fully booked! But don't despair...we've got a few places still available on next week's "Egg-citing"-session, Wed 8th April, 2-4pm. Get in touch if you want to join for some eco-craft as well as outdoor fun.

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