The Green Room

Welcome to The Green Room, where you can read all the latest news from Greenbelt. Simply click on the links below to find out about our new developments, community projects and charity events. There is also up-to-date advice from our gardening guru and top tips for becoming more involved in the Greenbelt community. If there is a particular topic you’re interested in, use the search function to take you straight to the relevant articles.

Hurricane Warning

We would like to alert all of our customers that the Met Office has warned of “potential danger to life” as the remnants of Hurricane Ophelia reach the UK.

An amber warning for Northern Ireland, Wales, south west Scotland and the Isle of Man is in force until 11pm.

Read more: Hurricane Warning

Top 10 Autumn Gardening Tips

Did you know the meteorological autumn began on September 1 and ends on November 30? The astronomical autumn, however, begins tomorrow and ends on December 21.

Whichever one you choose to go by, it’s time to think about getting stuck into the greenery – with our top ten tips for autumn gardening!

Read more: Top 10 Autumn Gardening Tips

How Green Is Your City?


No matter how spectacular city buildings can be, there’s nothing nicer than spending time in green spaces that are brimming with life.

But how does your local environment rank in the Top 10 Greenest UK Cities?

Let’s find out, courtesy of Esri UK, who have mapped how much green space there is in the UK’s most populated cities . . .

Read more: How Green Is Your City?

Get Fresh In The Great Outdoors

Yes, you’ve heard it all before – going outside improves your mood.

But next time someone suggests going for a walk through the meadow or enjoying a ramble in the woodland, do it.

Green spaces don’t just make our home environments look prettier, they contribute to our health and wellbeing without us even knowing.

Read more: Get Fresh In The Great Outdoors