Join Our Team: Project Coordinator for Grow Hexham

Are you passionate about community-driven initiatives that promote sustainability and local food production? Do you thrive in roles where you can make a tangible difference in people’s lives? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you! About Grow Hexham: Since its inception in 2022, Grow Hexham has been at the forefront of promoting sustainable practices […]

Grow Hexham

    What is Grow Hexham?  Grow Hexham is a Town Council project initiated by Councillor Penny Grennan focused on increasing the amount of food grown locally. Working towards the Town Council’s net-zero target, she originally crowd-funded to set up a garden sharing scheme, with the idea that people waiting for an allotment could take […]

Grow Hexham Co-Ordinator

The Council is looking for a self-employed person to co-ordinate the Grow Hexham project on a 300 hour contract between March and November 2022. Further information is at Grow Hexham Co-Ordinator The closing date to apply is noon on Monday 28th February 2022. Please note CVs will not be accepted. Please email clerk@hexhamtowncouncil.gov.uk for an […]

Achievements

Your Town Councillors are leading on lots of exciting projects and collaborations to make Hexham an even better place to live, work and play! Please find below a list of historic activities and achievements Hexham Peace Walk A Time Travellers’ Flash Mob Environmental Award Green Flag Award 2022 Grow Hexham Update Hexham Wins Gold Hexham’s […]

Allotments

Allotments The Council provides over 100 allotments. These are at Quatre Bras, Wydon Park and Dene Park. Allotments The Council has three allotment sites: at Quatre Bras (near the Broadway), at Dene Park (rear of Monk’s Terrace) and at Wydon Park (south of Wydon reservoir). Many plots at Quatre Bras have been halved as the [...]