Fontmell Gardeners Extend Friendship To Africa

It’s been just over a year since the plans to create a cut flower garden in Fontmell were first discussed by villagers.

Siân Highnam has coordinated the Friendship Garden project. In our Alfred interview, Siân reflects on the group’s successful transformation of land next to the village hall during 2021. And she tells us how the garden has brought local villagers together.

Siân Highnam

Now, the volunteers are determined to support people in rural Africa who want to create their own market garden.

Click below to listen.