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Wreath Making Sessions

Join us this December to make your own Christmas wreath. We will supply all of the materials – fresh greenery, ‘fancy bits and pieces,’ the inspiration and a bit of know how. This will be an informal, fun session – no experience is necessary as there will be support and guidance. Create a wreath for […]

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‘Spooky Goings On’ at The Green Team!

Volunteers and staff recently took part in a sponsored walk to raise funds for The Green Team charity. They walked a 3 mile route around Goole, calling in at local businesses for a photo opportunity and to collect charity donation boxes – thank you very much for having those for us. Sincere thanks also go […]

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Bridlington Trip 2018

Green Team Trip

In recognition of the valuable time that our volunteers give to our charity, The Trustees of The Green Team once again wanted to treat them to a day out. This year, our annual summer trip was to Bridlington. The weather was kind to us (unlike last year!) and we enjoyed a walk along the promenade, […]

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APPEAL

Charity Vehicle Theft On Tuesday 11th September around 6pm, one of our vehicles (white cage van in photograph) was stolen, leaving us with just one remaining vehicle. • Having only one vehicle means that we cannot service all of the gardens of our customers. • Having only one vehicle means that we are having to […]

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Hanging Basket Workshop

Join us for a hanging basket workshop in our Training Room at West Park – supporting a local charity at the same time. Would you like to create your own hanging basket this year? Come and learn how to with us. Date: Tuesday 12th June 2018. Time: 10:00am until 12noon. All materials provided including basket […]

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Spring has sprung at The Courtyard

We held a spring plant sale at The Courtyard selling a variety of spring bulbs including hyacinths, crocus, daffodils and tulips which everyone said looked and smelt beautiful. The plants have been nurtured at The Green Team poly tunnels at West Park by volunteers from our Table Top Gardening Group. Thank you to our host […]

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Congratulations & Sincere Thanks

A huge ‘well done’ to our very own Green Team Volunteer Andy Barrett who, before Christmas, once again took to the streets dressed as Santa whilst pushing a lawn mower (with antlers and a red nose!) named ‘Rudolf!’ Amazingly, Andy successfully completed 5 marathons over 5 days totting up a very impressive 131 miles! He […]

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Introducing ‘The Green Team Works C.I.C.’

Our Green Team charity in Goole is pleased to announce the recent launch of ‘The Green Team Works C.I.C.’ – available now for commercial garden/grounds maintenance work. The Green Team charity has been offering a low cost garden maintenance service in Goole and surrounding areas for 19 years and now, in addition to current services, […]

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Goole CAB Meets The Green Team

Karen Needs, who works for Goole Citizens Advice Bureau, joined our Garden Maintenance Team for a session. Karen is a Key Worker for the CAB project ‘Action Towards Inclusion’ and after hearing about the work that we do, was interested to have some hands on experience. Karen said, ‘thanks for letting me come along to […]

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