Norwich

Community mission

Raking it in....

6 runners ran to help the Marlpit Community Garden in Norwich.

  • Elizabeth Halford
  • Liz Kerr
  • Andrew Ralph
  • Mark Webber
  • SamNeedham
  • Alison
 
Thursday, 24th of September 2020
 
Led by Steven Hitcham

Another visit to the Marlpit community garden for GoodGym saw us put to work raking grass cuttings to be used as mulch for trees. We welcomed Alison to her first mission and we soon started clearing cuttings from the orchard. Mark from the garden bet we wouldn’t manage to finish cleaning the first half of the orchard, taking up the challenge we managed that.... and back again..... and the section above...... and the next field..... and then finished with the edges of the flower meadow. Things were livened up by the baby frogs we uncovered with Sam, Elizabeth, Andy and Liz particularly good at finding them. As the light faded we finished up leaving a happy gardener and some startled but unhurt frogs!

Report written by Mark Webber


Discuss this report

Andrew Ralph
Andrew Ralph
Friday September 25th, 2020 07:24

Giant Haystacks!

sign in to add a comment

Led by

Steven Hitcham

Steven Hitcham
I'm the Trainer for GoodGym Norwich. I love running and have led a lot of running groups in the Norfolk area, none as fun as the GG family.

Runners helping out

  • Photographers

    Take photos for the run report

    • Mark Webber
    • Liz Kerr
  • Report Writer

    Will be in charge of writing the run report

    • Mark Webber

Share the love

Become a member

with an optional £9.95 monthly donation

  • Run to help older people
  • Access sessions across the country
  • Claim your GoodGym t-shirt from New Balance

Need help with a community project?

If you're a community organisation and have a physical task then we'd like to help.

Request a task

Cookies help us deliver our services. By using our services, you agree to our use of cookies. Learn more