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Organisation

Holy Cross Church

Details
We are blessed with beautiful grounds that are well looked after by volunteers from the congregation. There are lawns, flowerbeds, hedges and trees, creating a sense of calm space around the church. Among the trees in our grounds are an official Millennium Yew tree and a clone of the Corstorphine Sycamore.

The grounds also contain a fantastically productive vegetable and flower garden which is maintained by a small number of keen gardeners. The produce, including potatoes, beans, artichoke, radishes, lettuce, beetroot, courgettes, onions and herbs, is available in season to members of the congregation for a nominal fee.

The proceeds are used to maintain and develop the garden and to donate to charity.

Annual activities in the gardens

- Autumn leaf raking and spring gardening days – involving congregation members working together to help keep the gardens and grounds looking gorgeous!
- Blessing of the gardens and grounds on Rogation Sunday
- Family barbecue held after a Sunday service in June

Are you a keen gardener? Or would you just like some fresh air and exercise? Find out how you can get involved by contacting info@holycrossedinburgh.org.
Ages
65+, 26 - 29, 30 - 34, 35 - 39, 40 - 44, 45 - 49, 50 - 54, 55 - 59, 60 - 64, 17 - 25
Days and Times
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Venue
Quality Street, Davidsons Mains
EDINBURGH
EH4 5BS

Localities
North West 
Categories of Services

This record was last modified on: 09 January 2020