WEGGA NEWS
​​REGISTERED CHARITY STATUS - September 2017

I am delighted to announce Wegga's application to become a registered SCIO charity has been approved. Our new official name is West End Growing Grounds Association SCIO. 

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SUNDAY 13th August
Please note our new polytunnel will be installed on Sunday 13th August, contractors will be on site at Sutherland Street. Please let a committee member know if you would like to use it once ready.

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PUBLIC MEETING - COMMUNITY CONSULTATION​​
PROPOSED CARBROOK STREET COMMUNITY GARDEN & ALLOTMENTS
MONDAY 6th MARCH
at THE BIELD SCOUT HALL 3pm - 7pm
40 Broomlands Street, Paisley PA1 2NP
Come along and get involved! 
See the plans and designs!
ALL WELCOME.

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COMMITTEE MEETING  
7pm THURSDAY 19th JANUARY 2017
West End Community Centre,
 5b Underwood Lane, Paisley PA1 2SL



2016 Wegga Prizewinners

BEST KEPT PLOT - Men's Shed
BEST BED - Bed 17 - James Gallacher
MOST EXOTIC PLANT - Fay Potts - Romanesco Cauliflower
BEST PLANTS - Wilma Morgan & Liz Morrison - Sweetcorn

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16.9.16

PROJECT POLYTUNNEL

Cllr Iain Nicolson of the Glasgow Flightpath Fund presented Chair of Wegga Stuart MacRae with a £1000 cheque in aid of our growing ground's first every polytunnel! Thrilled to receive this fantastic award and also thanks to John, Fay, Wilma and Liz for attending the presentation. Many thanks also to Peter Carroll, Glasgow Airport Communications Manager, for facilitating the presentation today.​​

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THURSDAY 8th SEPTEMBER 2016 630PM

COMMITTEE MEETING 
WEST END COMMUNITY CENTRE, UNDERWOOD LANE, PAISLEY

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17.5.2016
WEGGA 2 - CARSBROOK STREET

An opportunity to grow your own!
      
The West End Growing Grounds Association has offered to assist the local community to establish a new raised-bed growing ground on the vacant land in Carsbrook Street, Paisley PA1 2NW.
 
Provided there is proof of support, Renfrewshire Council is willing to lease the site for this purpose. If you support the proposal then please complete the form at Billy’s Convenience Store, corner of Ferguslie and Ferguslie Walk, or print off the form on the "WEGGA 2" section of this website.

You can also contact us by email with your details;-

contact@wegga.org

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THURSDAY 12 MAY 2016  630PM 
COMMITTEE MEETING 
WEST END COMMUNITY CENTRE, UNDERWOOD LANE, PAISLEY

all welcome!
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SUPER SUNDAYS ARE BACK!

Every Sunday from 10am - 12noon

Why not make Sunday your regular day at WEGGA?  Committee members will be on hand to help with any gardening tips and who knows, there might even be a flask of tea and - gasp - biscuits!

​ANNUAL FEES ARE DUE NOW.......

......And time to GET WEEDING & PLANTING!

Our Team
  1. STUART MACRAE
    STUART MACRAE
    Chairperson
  2. LOUISE SWANSON
    LOUISE SWANSON
    Secretary
  3. JOHN WILBY
    JOHN WILBY
    Committee Member