Nathaniel Hough

Bristol

3Good deeds

3runs

7cheers

Nathaniel Hough went on a community mission
Community mission
Bristol

Swinging in the rain

Sat 8 May
Report written by Phill Stone

This week we saw 10 brave faces clad themselves up in waterproofs for a drizzly trip to the Northern slopes.

Back from a long respite, Goodgym legend Paul returned to the fold to donate his birthday morning to the cause, joining Matt with bramble lopping on the east side. Mirroring their efforts on the west side, we had Nathalie and Julie lop up the pathways from the encroaching bushes.

We had a couple of fresh faces join us too, as Alex and Abigail got stuck right in with the very important task of keeping on top of our previous clearing in the center.

Down at the bottom Sarah, Nathaniel and I swung our scythes around against the overgrowth, whilst Katie loped out a lovely little cove for herself. We're getting closer and closer to opening up the whole patch for wildflowers, and soon the brambles will be but a distant memory!

Thanks all for coming along despite the weather, and extra special thanks to the birthday boy! Have a good one mate!

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Nathaniel Hough signed up to a community mission
Community mission
Bristol

Tidying up Northern Slopes

Sat 8 May 09:30 am
Novers Steps, Northern Slopes, Bristol, BS3 5LN
Improve a local green space

Update on tomorrow's task. There's a high chance of rain tomorrow but the organiser would still like to give it a go if enough people are interested (bring waterproofs!!!)

Come and join us at Northern Slopes at 9:30 to make the area look more tidy by addressing the regrown, defining the paths, clearing space for more trees as well as some litter-picking in the area.

We will be meeting at the top of Novers Steps. Look up manage.stones.burst on what3words.com to see the exact location.

Please bring your own gloves. Tools will be provided. As some parts of this task involve thick bramble bushes, please consider adequate clothing.

Looking forward to seeing you there!

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Nathaniel Hough signed up to a community mission
Community mission
Bristol

Friday Farm Frolics

Fri 7 May 08:00 am
Windmill Hill City Farm, Philip Street, Bedminster , Bristol , BS3 4EA
Helping a local community farm

Are you finding it hard to motivate yourself in the morning? Come and join us for a end of the week morning dose of goodness at Windmill Hill City Farm.

Early morning, fresh air, walking/running/cycling (or however else you travel), volunteering, animals (and people, if you like them - socially distanced of course) - what a great way to start your day!

The farm is planning to lay a new gravel path along their animal paddocks so we will scrape off the old surface material and prepare the paths for their make-over. Expect a decent workout for our arms and upper body ;)

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Nathaniel Hough went on a community mission
Community mission
Bristol

Swept up and marooned by a flood of gooddooers

Tue 13 Apr
Report written by Phill Stone

This week we returned to the Southville centre to continue our work brightening up the garden and play area. A lot of the features in the play zone need a lick of reddish-brown paint to keep them protected from another year of British weather.

Sarah and I tackled the stairs leading up into the garden section, whilst our secret agent Russ infiltrated the sweeping Community Mission, and brought the crew over to give the playground a bonus sweep.

Katie and Nathaniel teamed up to paint the pillars at the entrance to the playground. With synergy and style, they managed to coat all the posts just in time to pack away.

A job well done and a happy Hugh!

Thanks for coming along everyone, look forward to seeing you again soon. :)

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Nathaniel Hough signed up to a community mission
Community mission
Bristol

Southville Painters - Tue 13 Apr

Tue 13 Apr 18:45 pm
Southville BS3 Community Centre, Beauley Road, Bristol, BS3 1QG
The Centre will be able to open their outdoors space

It’s time to get back to Southville and help them provide all the amazing community services they can with their outdoor space!

This is part 2, the painters, after the sweepers have moved the mess 😎

And then it’s GoodGym Eats online at 8 - parrrrtay!

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Nathaniel Hough has earned their community cape by completing their first community mission. Sat 10 Apr 2021

Nathaniel completed a community mission. Instead of watching TV or lying in bed, Nathaniel was out there making their community a better place to be. For making that choice they have earned the community cape.

Nathaniel Hough has done their first good deed with GoodGym. Sat 10 Apr 2021

Nathaniel is a now a fully fledged GoodGym runner. They've just run to do good for the first time. They are out there making amazing things happen and getting fit at the same time.

Nathaniel Hough went on a community mission
Community mission
Bristol

Is this some kind of cutting hedge technology?

Sat 10 Apr
Report written by Phill Stone

Nope! Just a clickbait title. It was old fashioned scythes and loppers again for the crew of 7 chilly volunteers on Saturday morning.

This week we welcomed Katie & Nathaniel to Goodgym! They got stuck right in with true goodgymer spirit, as Katie teamed up with Matt, Jason, and Russ to lop out brambles in the southern section of the Northern Slopes (in South Bristol).

Nat joined Sarah and I with scything down weeds along pathways, as these will start to snap at passers by if we don't keep on top of it!

We're starting to see patches of wildflowers come through in areas that was once a mess of brambles, and I expect that we'll see a lot more pop up soon. I'll list the next venture (Sat April 24th) on the website this week as there's plenty more to be done here.

Thanks for coming along everyone, and to Russ for taking photos. Extra special thanks to our hard working newcomers! Hope to see you on a community mission again soon. :)

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Nathaniel Hough signed up to a community mission
Community mission
Bristol

Tidying up Northern Slopes

Sat 10 Apr 09:30 am
Novers Steps, Northern Slopes, Bristol, BS3 5LN
Improve a local green space

Come and join us at Northern Slopes at 9:30 to make the area look more tidy by addressing the regrown, defining the paths, clearing space for more trees as well as some litter-picking in the area.

We will be meeting at the top of Novers Steps. Look up manage.stones.burst on what3words.com to see the exact location.

Please bring your own gloves. Tools will be provided. As some parts of this task involve thick bramble bushes, please consider adequate clothing.

Looking forward to seeing you there!

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