Stories from the Scrapstore

 

Flower to the People!

With a gloriously sunny day as a backdrop, the long-awaited grand unveiling of the Blue Plaque commemorating Peter Barr - the Daffodil King - took place on 21st September at the entrance to Aboyne Estate at the intersection of Wimbledon Road and Garrett Lane. This project has been close to our hearts at the Scrapstore as our volunteer Berit Ahmad has been deeply involved in the artistic direction. On 21st September, Berit's fabulous giant daffodils were featured as well as a 'daffodil chain' made by residents at various community events throughout the summer (including our very own Hazelfest), all made from upcycled materials provided by the Scrapstore. The mayor of Wandsworth, Councilor Ja

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