Bolton School Junior Girls

Green Fingers at Hesketh House

Pupils and staff at Bolton School are enjoying some home grown produce at lunch, thanks to a market garden which Hesketh House pupils helped to plant.

Late last year the girls planted one side of the garden, which contains herbs and other edible plants, while grounds staff planted the other. The garden really blossomed and the lettuce was ready to harvest. Catering staff went out to gather a couple of varieties and returned with a bounty of fresh green lettuce.

Catering team member Michelle

Catering team member Michelle washing the lettuce for the Girls' division