Agenda and Minutes for 2 June 2020
|Chris M, Jim, Lynda, Colin, Harriet, Lyndsey
|Cathy Coverly, Nick Breakspear
|Previous Minutes & Issues
|Bridge Street Community Garden – update
|1) New project lead at BSC2) Update on Bins3) 6 people now allowed in the garden, social media notice4) Volunteer role advert to be copied onto Keith for volunteer Oxfordshire facebook and website pages.
|Anna – social media, Dave – Planning and organising
|Banbury Tree Grafting Workshop
|Telia to run in November
|Banbury Shed members
|Give & Take
|Lynda and Harriet to lead. Others welcome to help with organising. Jim available to do repair stall.
|Lynda and Harriet
|Womens clothe swap, with personal stylist guest speaker etcNeed volunteers, venue, promotion, mirrors, clothes racks, coat hangersTea and biscuitsDonations taken for CAG
|Lyndsey, Patrica Caveros
|Replenish/Love food hate waste
|Seed swap, bridge street garden. Speak to Anaise from CAG Oxfordshire
|Bikes – cycle paths – sustrans
|XR transport campaign. Town development plan, road across the railway potentially for cycling. Government cycling scheme.
|Bike Hub – ‘broken spoke’
|Reopened – repair cycle shop, buy a second hand bike, or donate a bike. Volunteer work. In Oxford, potentially look into it for Banbury.
|Reviving ‘Banbury Car Club’ project
|Car parked in a public space and can be booked for anyone. Zipcar (purchase 2-3 cars for the scheme) Enterprise rent a car (where to park). Train station didn’t communicate.
Oxfordshire Council transport plan,
|Low Carbon Hub, Banbury Shed has a grant to put solar panels on the shed.
|Update Website and materials
|Lyndsey is working on this, needs support, perhaps if Steph has time
|Feedback from Tooley’s Yard consultation
|Consultants looking into the Tooleys Yard outcomes/plan.
|Sunrise MCP – collaboration
|Maria Holden explained how she would like to help Banbury CAG publicise our events/activities/workshops with her community at Sunrise MultiCultural Project (working mainly with Banbury’s Pakistani community). If CAG shared leaflets/events for projects she can hand these out to people within the community.Maria’s youth group has attended Bridge St community Garden in the past. Done food workshops. Cooking and food/gardening related activities would be of interest.
|Friendship festival, Skills Share and swap.
|Advertise on Facebook, Newsletter and Oxfordshire Volunteers
|Invited to speak at our meetings to provide insight, there AGM is in July
|Browning street Orchard
|Pruning has been effective on the trees, and an Apple day is planned for late September.
|Email address for those to be contacted for each meeting.
|Collaborate – group meetings from the CAG oxfordshire, food surplus, tree planting, growing.