Archive: April 2015

Science Festival, Dublin – 21st – 24th May

“Lets Talk Science” is a new festival for the Ballymun community delivered by Global Action Plan Ireland and the Rediscovery Centre with support from Science Foundation Ireland and Dublin City Council. The aim of this Science Festival is to celebrate and promote the contributions that science makes to society – past, present and future and […]

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Beautiful Spaces Competition 2015 – Enter before 29th May

The Beautiful Spaces Competition 2015, is all about young people improving their local area. You can take on as much or as little as you like! Any group, class, or school can make an improvement to their local area or school grounds and then tell us about it. You can make any sort of improvements… […]

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Global Action Plan’s Community Gardener on growing in small spaces

No garden? no problem! Here’s a few tips on how to get started growing in small spaces. Go vertical: if you only have limited space – go up (think runner beans, tomatoes, climbers, etc). Pots: big and small, window boxes, hanging baskets, even old tyres, banged up bathtubs, fishing crates and many other “scrap” containers […]

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