Schools in the garden

PEAFIELD Lane Primary School at Mansfield Woodhouse, Holly Primary at Forest Town and Mansfield’s Intake Farm Primary and Nursery are three schools from 20 across the county taking part in a new initiative to develop school gardens.

The Royal Horticultural Society’s (RHS) Get Your Grown-ups Growing event, part of the RHS Campaign for School Gardening, is aimed at getting more parents and adults to help develop school gardens for use by their children and the wider community.

l Get Your Grown-ups Growing is open to all schools registered to the RHS campaign. For information and to register for a free activity pack visit