The buzz

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The buzz

The buzz

Colin Wilkie By Colin Wilkie

Creating a greener street and gardens for bees and other pollinators and wildlife

Musselburgh Idea stage

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The project aim is to make our street greener for wildlife by building planters to plant bulbs and plants for pollinators.creating small hedgerows and planting small trees.building homes for wildlife hedgehog homes bird boxes and bee hotels.creating bee highway through our area and helping people manage there gardens for wildlife to make it a greener place

What we'll deliver:

  • Raised planters
  • Hedgerows
  • Plants and trees

Why it's a great idea:

The benefits will be enormously beneficial for our bees and other pollinators our hedgehogs and birds for the climate for nature and for people mental health

Steps to get it done:

  • Buying plants and building materials planting the beds and containers and hedgerows and look forward to a greener street

Our bees butterflies and all wildlife are in need of help and hopefully we can make our place a greener and healthier place for all


Location Musselburgh

About the space

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East Lothian Council

How will the money be spent?Total £4,681

Plants - £2,140 (46%)
Timber - £700 (15%)
Timber - £700 (15%)
Bulbs - £300 (6%)
Soil and gravel - £200 (4%)
Hedge and trees - £150 (3%)
Gravel - £120 (3%)
Other - £371 (8%)

Costs Breakdown

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Soil and gravel
Hedge and trees
Other Read More
  • Spacehive fees
  • Transaction Fees
  • VAT


This project is enabled for overfunding. If the project hits its funding goal before the end of the campaign period, any extra funds raised will be spent (in order of priority) on:

  • Buy more plants
  • More timber for planters

Total £4,681

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