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Help us Build a Therapeutic Garden

Help us Build a Therapeutic Garden

We have just launched a CrowdFunder campaign to improve the outdoor space at WELLIES and need your help! The Project plan is to approach a landscape/garden designer and task them with creating a tranquil yet useable area that will be suitable for practical activities...

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Calke Abbey Visit

Calke Abbey Visit

In March, WELLIES groups visited Calke Abbey for lambing and to visit the walled garden.

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Can you help? We need an engine hoist…

Can you help? We need an engine hoist…

  Back in March, the WELLIES group were gifted an old vintage tractor to refurbish, now to keep the refurbishment for this vintage vehicle going the group needs an engine hoist. If there were anyone with an engine hoist they no longer need and would be able to...

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New Tractor Project

After the initial plea for help was printed in the Farmers Weekly Magazine, farmer Howard Hughes from the Brecon Beacons in Wales contacted Nick and Julie. He had a 1960 Ford Dexta tractor complete with loader, bucket and muck fork which had been sitting in the barn...

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Old Tractor Needed!

Old Tractor Needed!

WELLIES are looking for an old vintage tractor to refurbish as a project and are reaching out to local people to donate an unwanted machine. The tractor project is aimed at attracting hard to reach, socially isolated people in rural areas who don’t usually engage in...

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