Oxford

Group run

There’s no AI in team

20 GoodGymers made their way 5.7km to help the South Oxford Community Centre in Oxford.

  • Ellie Evans
  • Anwen Greenaway
  • Bethan Greenaway
  • Trev
  • Axelle
  • Alice
  • Vicky Arnold
  • Matt Burton
  • Ben Foster
  • Amy Holguin
  • Venetia Lipscombe
  • Katie Fellows
  • Ben Gremson
  • Megan
  • Laura Candy
  • Henry Gibson
  • Fred Collman
  • Suzy Bott
  • Matt Bowen
  • Oliver
 
Wednesday, 31st of May 2023
 
Led by Anwen Greenaway

South Oxford Community Centre is a new task location for us. We're always happy to help Oxford's community centres, so when we received the call for help in their courtyard garden we accepted the task straight away.

We started our session with a topical ice-breaker question: "what do you wish AI would/could do for you?" Answers ranged from the altruistic (solve the global climate crisis) to inspired (call customer services lines for you). Then on to the task...

Despite the bulk bags of compost not arriving we had plenty to do - we did lots of weeding the edges of the courtyard, pots, planters, and the long border. We then topped up the compost from some smaller sacks, watered, and topped off with shredded bark. Meanwhile Ben and Trev built a compost bay, and a few of us moved the picnic benches so that they could be used more easily.

We were grateful for cold drinks and chocolate biscuits as refreshments, and had a lovely run along the river before and after.

We'll be back in a few weeks to finish the job once the elusive compost arrives!

Welcome Matthew and Oliver - good to meet you both.

Report written by Anwen Greenaway


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Anwen Greenaway
Led by Anwen Greenaway

Goodgym Coordinator for Oxford. Trail runner, often muddy.

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