Greenbelt Myth-Busting: Anti-Social Behaviour and Access

The myth . . .

Land-owning maintenance companies like Greenbelt have a duty to police people’s access or behaviour in relation to their land!

 . . . busted

We have no legal rights or powers to do so!

The vast majority of the areas that Greenbelt owns and manages are designated as ‘public open space’, meaning that we cannot legally bar people from visiting and enjoying them.

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Met Office Yellow Warning to Continue

We would like to alert all of our customers that the Met Office has issued warnings of “potential danger to life” in some areas, due to the high winds and stormy weather.

There is currently a yellow warning for wind and rain, covering most of England and Wales, as well as a small section of the Scottish Borders area. There is currently no warning in place for Northern Ireland.

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Veg to sow and grow in September

All the best gardeners know preparation is everything. You may be enjoying this year’s harvest right now but, if you want to enjoy a bumper vegetable crop in the months ahead or Spring next year, you need to know what to plant right now . . . and take action!

Let’s take a look at just some of the tasty veg that can be sown in September.

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Greenbelt Myth-Busting

At Greenbelt, we believe it's important to be straightforward and open with people. That's why we'll be bringing you a new Greenbelt Myth-Busting blog every Friday, directly addressing common queries and misconceptions about all aspects of the land management industry.

If you'd like to read more, select a topic from the list below - remember that we'll be adding new links to this list every week, as new blogs are posted.

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Greenbelt Celebrates UK Allotment Week

From leisure and recreational value to sheer aesthetic beauty, we’re very passionate about the benefits that green open spaces can bring to a community – but did you know that public open spaces and parks aren’t the only nature-filled spaces that you can enjoy?

This week marks the UK’s 16th annual National Allotment Week, so we’re keen to celebrate the wonders of these oft-forgotten havens of growth and wildlife.

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