Monday , 22 December 2014
Latest Additions
  • Evington in Bloom!

    Evington will be representing the East Midlands in the 50th Bloom Finals. Click here to find out more...

  • Evington War Memorial

    A local social historical project themed on WW1 to commemorate the fallen during this centenary year. Click here to find out more...

  • Evington Echo’s first edition

    Evington Echo’s first edition

    The first edition of the Evington Echo was published in June 1981 and this edition remarkably set the organisation and tone for all future editions.  Things have changed with new technologies, but what hasn’t changed is that it is run voluntarily by the people of Evington for the people of Evington.  1981 June Angela Stevenson (nee Plowman) was a founding member and wrote the first page of the first edition.  She sent in the following letter: Dear Editor Just out of curiosity, I typed the words “Evington Echo” into Google this evening and have spent the past half hour wallowing in nostalgia.  ... Read More »
  • World War 1 Project

    World War 1 Project

  • Heritage Walk

    Heritage Walk

  • Campaign for School Gardening

    Campaign for School Gardening

    This campaign is in its early stages in Evington.  Nationally, the Royal Horticultural Society is encouraging and supporting all schools to develop and actively use a school garden.  They provide start-up kits and registration schemes  (www.rhs.org.uk/schoolgardening).  Research shows that school gardening boosts child development, teaches life skills and make children healthier and happier. The school chosen to represent Evington for the Britain in Bloom judging day is Linden Primary School.  Linden Primary School are training two teachers to develop a ‘forest school’.  It also has extensive grounds, including a woodland area, wildlife and pond area, a labyrinth garden, raised beds, ... Read More »
  • Neighbourhood Centre

    Neighbourhood Centre