Parks and environment

Updates on environmental initiatives in High Town.

High Town Gardener

We recently received Near Neighbours funding for this project to take place in supporting planting in and around High Town. We are looking for an individual to take on this role of High Town Gardener for the next several months, which will include: Maintaining and developing planting spaces throughout High Town, specifically with the goal of cultivating […]

High Town litter pick

On Saturday 17th September a group of High Town residents and others got together for a litter pick and rubbish clean-up of High Town ward. Armed with litter pickers kindly lent to us by Signposts and rubbish sacks from Luton Borough Council, we cleared streets including High Town Road, Burr Street Car Park, The Paths Estate, Crescent Road and many others. […]

‘Guerrilla Gardening’ in High Town

The gateway to High Town should look a little more attractive today, after Friends of High Town members took part in some ‘Guerrilla Gardening’ at the weekend. Well, not strictly ‘guerrilla’, as we had Luton Borough Council permission to tidy and clean up the shrubbery at the junction of High Town Road and Midland Road. The triangle […]