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  • Wandle Trust River Clean-Up

    It’s that time again – waders on and old clothes at the ready, a bunch of volunteers are heading down to the Earlsfield end of the river Wandle this Sunday. The river sadly sees so much rubbish tossed into it over time that without the help of the Trust and Read more [...]

  • Seed Planted

    In response to an article I saw on the Guardian online site, I got in contact with Food Up Front, an urban food-growing network that (through a team of volunteer of street reps) encourages and supports people to grow food in whatever space they have available, especially unused space like Read more [...]

  • Tuesday 5th May

    Free gardening material from the Chelsea Flower Show Here’s a quick note to say that if you run a community garden or green space and are looking for building materials then the RHS Chelsea Flower Show/LCRN Reuse Scheme can help. They will be handling large amounts of gardening material for Read more [...]

  • Thursday 30th April

    Last Saturday was Project Dirt’s big event at Vauxhall City Farm to celebrate one whole year of existence in cyberspace. We decided to make it a volunteering event and where better than one of London’s City Farms which offer so much to local residents and schoolchildren in the form of Read more [...]

  • Infuence national policy on home energy

    The government knows that it has to work through community groups to reduce emissions from existing houses but they don’t have any idea how to do it. Their current consultation on Heat and Energy Saving focuses a lot on the power of local communities to deliver change. Brixton Transition Town Read more [...]

  • Transition Town Brixton Local Currency

    If you live in or around Brixton, look out for the Brixton Pound (B£) which is going to be launched in September 2009 by Transition Town Brixton (TTB). The local currency will work with Brixton’s businesses to help maintain the diversity and resilience required for a strong local economy. People Read more [...]

  • Today’s Independent on Sunday

    Hi all. Just had delivery of my first batch of compost and containers for a couple of new members locally – so many thanks. Also take a look at today’s Independent on Sunday Newspaper – it includes a ‘Grow your own’ booklet with some helpful tips along with a feature Read more [...]

  • Giant’s Footstep Family Festival

    Giant’s Footstep Family Festival Programme Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd May Whether you’re coming for the day or the whole weekend, the Giant’s Footstep Family Festival has something to satisfy everyone’s eco curiosity. Saturday 2 May The Community Climate Change Challenge. Take your first Big Green Footstep at SEAD’s fun-for-all-the-family Read more [...]

  • Friday 17th April

    Brighton’s Wood Recycling Project This Saturday a bunch of people will be heading down to the seaside to visit the Brighton and Hove Wood Recycling Project to see how it’s done and find out how to set up similar projects in their own areas. The project was set up 10 Read more [...]

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