Garden on the hill

Share Centre

Creating a green haven in our diverse community, transforming a tiny space into a fragrant, flower-filled oasis, using the wide-ranging skills of local people to grow, learn, paint, make and enjoy our Garden on the Hill

Visitor Information

70 Stow Hill
Newport
Newport
NP20 4DW

Garden on The Hill is based at the Share Centre on Stow Hill, near St Woolos Cathedral Work to transform the space is just beginning! Come along to meet Annie, lead gardener on Monday mornings or call in the Centre between 10am – 3pm Monday to Friday or contact Nichola on 01633 212782. We will be planting, sowing seeds, weeding, tasks to transform our tiny space into a haven for wild flowers, wildlife and people seeking a green space in the city

Get in touch

Contact information

Share Centre 01633 212782 .

Photos of the site

Blank Canvas

Monday, March 18, 2019

Blank Canvas

Monday, March 18, 2019

Blank Canvas

Monday, March 18, 2019

The Wall

Monday, March 18, 2019

Little Bear

Monday, March 18, 2019

Blank canvas

Monday, March 25, 2019

Nigel

Monday, March 25, 2019

Empty the shed

Monday, March 25, 2019

Blank Canvas

Monday, March 25, 2019

Compost Corner

Monday, March 25, 2019

Tidying the Sheds

Monday, March 25, 2019

Stow Hill

Monday, April 1, 2019

Share Front Entrance

Monday, April 1, 2019

Pat, Trustee & Volunteer

Monday, April 1, 2019

Hover fly, little friend

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Tools

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Shed roofs

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Water Damage

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Preparing the beds

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Folder at the ready!

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Dandelion in the cracks

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Currant Bush

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Bench/Table

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Planning

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

ParkWall

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Back Wall

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Crafty Women Banner

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Carole &Crafty Women

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

ESOL Class

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

ESOL groups helped in the garden

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Fragolini di Bosco

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Showing progress at the Open Day

Monday, August 12, 2019

Garden On The Hill Open Day

Monday, August 12, 2019

What we've been up to

What we did When we did it How many people took part Who was there
We held and Open Day for our Garden On The Hill where we celebrated our lively and buzzing garden created with our wonderful volunteers. 12/08/2019 - 12:30 150 Mixed ages
Today our ESOL groups helped in the garden. We learned that our wild strawberries are “Fragolini di Bosco” in Italian! All are welcome! 18/07/2019 - 10:00 14 Mixed ages
Garden on the Hill Maintainance Mode! Tip trip and recycling Flagstones, tables and benches scrubbed Started to paint the fences, too. 30/04/2019 - 10:00 5 Mixed ages
Carole and Crafty Women have made beautiful banners for Share Centre, including Garden on the Hill We are delighted, thank you all! 23/04/2019 - 11:00 8 Mostly adults 25+
We weeded, but weather changed so we planned the colourful transformation of Garden on the Hill. Watch this Space! 09/04/2019 - 11:00 4 Mostly adults 25+
Sunshine and rain today; we cleared the weeds on the fixed beds We will keep the birdbath for our feathered friends 02/04/2019 - 11:00 4 Mostly adults 25+
The roofs of the sheds are damaged; we will need to replace both the wood and the felt 02/04/2019 - 11:00 4 Mostly adults 25+
We found tools in the shed, donated by Cardiff Prison to the Share Centre. We will make excellent use of them! 02/04/2019 - 11:00 4 Mostly adults 25+
Planning in the sunshine, with a lovely Hover Fly for company, it was fascinated by the colours and movement in the garden. 02/04/2019 - 11:00 4 Mixed ages
Our garden had been lovingly cared for by Bria, Tai Chi Master, who sadly passed in 2018, We hope to honour his memory in our green haven. 18/03/2019 - 11:00 6 Mostly adults 25+
See photos for the Share Centre garden at the beginning of Garden on the Hill! A much loved space, ready for transformation. 18/03/2019 - 10:00 4 Mostly adults 25+