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Harehope Quarry Project

Yearly Archive: 2009

The Great Rock Tour – archive

On yet another wet and windy Sunday in November, an intrepid group of children and adults set out to experience the “Great Rock Tour”. The group, the North Pennines Rock Detective Club from Harehope Quarry, set out in two minibuses…
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The Last Wilderness performance – archive

10th-12th September 2009, 7pm Harehope Quarry, Frosterley The Last Wilderness is a new site-specific creation from Changeling Productions, the theatre company known for creating unique work in unusual places throughout the UK and Europe. The Last Wilderness is the dramatic…
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The Last Wilderness Arts Workshops – archive

The Last Wilderness is a site specific theatre and music performance at about life in the Durham Dales and the North Pennines, with performances taking place at Harehope Quarry over three evenings from 10th-12th September. Changeling Productions, in partnership with…
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Celebrating Earth Day at Harehope Quarry – archive

Blessed John Duckett Primary School, from Tow Law, celebrated Earth Day at Harehope Quarry with support from Northumbrian Water Limited. Earth Day is a day designed to inspire awareness and appreciation for the Earth’s environment. It was founded by U.S.…
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Progress at Harehope Quarry

The Harehope Quarry Project is making progress with a new website and advertising materials, many new educational days on offer and real in-roads being made into the smallholding. At the start of the project we had three main phases of…
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New recruits expected – archive

07th Apr 2009 The pitter-patter of tiny trotters will hopefully be heard at Harehope Quarry by the end of April, as part of the Quarry’s smallholding activities. Miss Piggy or ‘Betsy’ or ‘Ginger Spice’, depending on who is talking to…
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A place for people and wildlife – archive

Harehope Quarry nature reserve continues to develop with a little help from the project but mainly through the unstoppable forces of nature. Habitats are developing naturally and the project continues to provide a space for people to enjoy within these…
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Growing with schools – archive

With help from a Northern Green Networks grant we can now offer growing activities with schools. The grant has helped to develop an area for growing, put in a summerhouse to work from and bought tools and resources to start…
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