Gorgeous Gorse Hill does Dig the City!

DTC_LOGO_15_date_tagFriday 31st July – Thurs 6th August sees central Manchester flooded with gorgeousness as 2015’s summer gardening festival Dig the City kicks off – complete with a show garden by yours truly, Gorgeous Gorse Hill!

Our theme is “A Garden on Every Street Corner“, as we try to reflect the random patches of colour appearing in Gorse Hill, through the tree pits, the Avondale planters, the roller shutters and the bollards, and inspire the rest of Manchester! Continue reading

Gorgeous Gorse Hill needs you!


We’ve been shortlisted to win a £25,000 Together Mutual Insurance / Manchester Evening News / Groundwork community competition.

We aim to improve Gorse Hill through art and gardening:

  • Working with local children to paint roller shutters and BT boxes
  • Planting fruit, veg, flowers and herbs in every available space

Go to www.togethermutualinsurance.co.uk/better and vote for Gorgeous Gorse Hill. Each person can vote once per day so please keep voting daily, entries close 11th April.


We need your votes!
Help make Gorse Hill gorgeous!