THE Nationwide Lottery Fund has given £9,000 to a neighborhood backyard mission in Bradford, which produces residence grown fruit and veg.
Wibsey Group Gardens helps individuals make a constructive influence on the atmosphere the place they dwell.
The grant will probably be used to develop wildlife areas and a brand new orchard. Greater than three quarters of individuals in Yorkshire say the atmosphere will probably be necessary to them in 2020, a survey by The Nationwide Lottery Group Fund reveals.
Rob Hartley has been volunteering at Wibsey Group Gardens since leaving his building job. He mentioned: “I used to work in building, and I solely simply began volunteering earlier than Christmas right here on the Wibsey Group Gardens. This 12 months, I hope I can be taught extra about gardening and rising of fruit and greens.”