Found it! 7th July 2022

Found it! 7th July 2022

An exciting accidental finds event in Sea Mills Have you ever found objects in your home, perhaps in the attic or under the floor boards left by previous occupants? Have you stripped wallpaper and found endless layers underneath or even a scribbled message?  Sea Mills 100 who run the mini-museum in the phone box in Sea Mills Square have teamed up with the Bristol and Avon Archaeological Society, Bristol Museums and Bristol Archives and they want to see your found objects. “Every object has a story, and found objects can often tell you something about the history of your home…
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Pre-Jubilee Litter Pick

Pre-Jubilee Litter Pick

Please join this event and make a difference to your local neighbourhood and wildlife! You can join us solo or in your family/friends group. The focus of this month's pick will be on the Recreation Ground and surrounding streets. Meeting point will be at the Recreation Ground on Saturday 4th June at 10am. This is in preparation to the Big Lunch picnic the day after (05.06.). We have a number of litter pickers for adults and children for this event. Please register using Eventbrite and choose the ticket type for ADULT pickers. You will be able to state the number…
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“Disappointing” theft from community project

“Disappointing” theft from community project

Sea Mills and Coombe Dingle Together have been working with local residents to improve the environment at the recreation ground (the rec) in Sea Mills. A bench, new bins and a community notice board where the first things to arrive last year.  The recreation ground is one of the pilot sites for the Bristol Future Parks project which encourages local people to run community projects in their local park spaces. The next phase of the project, led by local gardener, Esther Giles is low planting along one, currently bare, side of the space. The planting will be designed to encourage…
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‘Meet your neighbours’ event

‘Meet your neighbours’ event

Wednesday 27 April at Sea Mills LibraryDrop in from 5.30 - 7.30pm This exciting gathering, organised by Sea Mills and Coombe Dingle Together, is open to all and will be a great opportunity to learn more about the area. It also marks the launch of the Community Plan. We’ll be joined by councillors and community groups, giving you the opportunity to find out more about the activities going on to make this area a thriving and friendly place to live. If you’re running clubs, businesses or events in the area, or you’re looking to join in with some community activities in…
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Get creative with your windows

Get creative with your windows

Sea Mills and Coombe Dingle is participating in Window Wanderland twice this year! The event sees participating local residents decorate their windows, light them up and register them on a trail map for others to come and see. It's easy to do, with cutouts and tissue paper, or anything you like. This year there are two events locals can participate in. Conveniently they are one week apart so it’s easy to leave your display up and use it for both. It’s free to take part, just register at the links below: The Four Villages – 25-26th February 2022 – Sea Mills…
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Crafts, Cake & Climate Action

Crafts, Cake & Climate Action

Concerned about the local environment and global climate crisis but don't know how to help? Join us for a fun, family-friendly morning of crafts with meaning, cake with conscience and an opportunity to find out more about what we do & how you can get involved. This is a crucial year for our world leaders to make some tough decisions and pledge serious action (that they actually stick to) at COP26 in November.It's a crucial year for us too, to take a stand, make change and do what we can to help our shared home, Earth. And we can't wait…
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Another Chance to Bash Some Balsam

Another Chance to Bash Some Balsam

On Sunday the 15th at 2pm we are running another Balsam Bashing events in partnership with Trout in the Trym. The exciting news is that a trout was caught (and safely released) in the Trym in Coombe Dingle earlier this month so our efforts to improve the river quality are really paying off. For more details about the event and to register (it's free), please see our EventBrite page: www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/coombe-dingle-balsam-bashing-tickets-165585768491Don't worry if you missed the last event we will be showing you exactly what you need to do to remove that pesky balsam.
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Socially-distanced monthly litter pick

Socially-distanced monthly litter pick

Show your local neighbourhood and wildlife some love! You can join us solo or in your family/support group. We will follow covid guidelines to keep everyone safe. The focus of this month's pick will be on River Trym around the Dingle and Coombe Dale. Meeting point will be the grass patch by the bus stop. This time, we have special challenges for those interested: crossing the shallow water, searching for things in the undergrowth and possibly pulling some litter that has been there for a while. If you feel intrigued, please come in wellies or other suitable shoes, bring gloves and possibly…
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Balsam Bashing

Balsam Bashing

SMCD Climate Action are running an event on the 26th July to show you how to pull up Himalayan Balsam along the banks of the River Trym, in partnership with Trout in the Trym, a group that is trying to improve the ecology of the Trym river system in North Bristol.See their Facebook event for more info
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Sea Mills Boys’ and Girls Club reopening 2021

Sea Mills Boys’ and Girls Club reopening 2021

Our Community Youth Club is a safe and inclusive environment to young people in the local community, and is staffed by caring, and trained adults. Sea Mills Boys’ and Girls Club provides the opportunity for young people ages 8 – 19, to get involved with creative, sports, and inspiring activities and opportunities. Most importantly, it is a space for young people to make lifelong friendships and have fun! Book your place
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