The SodShow meets Dan McGee and his 5th Class

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On This Weeks Garden Radio:

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Meet Dan McGee a primary school teacher and a non-gardener from Balbriggan Educate Together school. I speak to Dan at the local farmers market with his students as they sell the scholl gardens excess produce.

From teaching gardening in his class, to creating a class garden – All this and so much more, on Dublins only garden radio show, The SodShow – brought to you by Greensax, the compostable bag for home and garden. Feedback, Q’s, say ‘ello ? Use twitter and the hashtag #SodShow 😉

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ardgillan demense

I went to see Ardgillan Demesne; It is a park, a castle [but not a true castle…], a playground, a gardens…  the second Sunday in March. It is by far the finest example of a park I have seen in Ireland to date.

Unlike Malahide Castle – all parts of the ‘demesne’ were open. It is put simply, amazing. I truly love it.

I could list every point of what was great – but – everything was great… except for the weather. Which was great by the time I was leaving. From start to finish including the coffee shop [and the photographs on the walls from Balbriggan Photography Society] was perfect. There wasn’t a hair out of place.

If I could give this park a 6 out of 5 rating I would. Well done to the grounds staff – you really have taken how a park and gardens should be maintained to a new high.