Pupils pick up award for school garden
FRESH PRODUCE: Oaklands School pupil Yarek Kurochkin holds a selection of produce harvested from the school’s vegetable garden, which received the Lions School Environment Award. The school started planning and developing the garden last year and the produce has been used to make nutritious meals for the pupils. Halswell Menz Shed and Mitre 10 Mega Hornby, were among some of the businesses which supported the school’s campaign. The school has now started developing a food forest and have chickens which the year 4 pupils care for.