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  • Kent Heritage Trees Project

    The Conservation Volunteers’ Kent Heritage Trees Project is a Heritage Lottery Funded Project that aims to inspire local communities to engage with there local woodlands. We do this through a tree recording program, family event days and practical volunteering. 

  • grow it, cook it, eat it

    “grow it, cook it, eat it”  is an interactive stall that attends schools, community venues and events across Newham. It encourages everyone to have a go at growing and cooking healthy food – from window boxes to community gardens

  • Brighton Peace & Environment Centre

    Brighton Peace & Environment Centre (www.bpec.org) is an educational charity which inspires action through learning about the world. We encourage people to explore the links between their own lives and with people, places and issues throughout the world. We host a teachers’ resource centre and provide training and support for Read more [...]

  • WWT London Wetland Centre

    London is famous for its green spaces, but it’s a little known fact that the UK’s Favourite Nature Reserve is in the heart of the Capital.  WWT London Wetland Centre was awarded this accolade by the readers of Countryfile magazine and on a leisurely ramble around the Centre it’s easy Read more [...]

  • Asian Womens Food Growing Project

    Our new allotments for local women are finally finished.  We have 12 new allotments made from railway sleepers that will last many years without the need to replace them.  They have shingle drainage and a shingle pathway lined to prevent weeks.  We also have a new fence to keep out Read more [...]

  • Active Travel Champions – Hounslow

    We are looking for volunteer champions in the London Borough of Hounslow who can help people be more active through walking or cycling more for their everyday journeys. As a champion you can select which volunteering activities you organise or take part in. These activities include: holding an information stand Read more [...]

  • RiverCare (PECT)

    Peterborough Environment City Trust, Keep Britain Tidy and Anglian Water have been working together and have funded more than 40 RiverCare groups across the region, helping people care for their local stretch of river. Groups of volunteers have been working together to clean out stretches of the River Nene, which Read more [...]

  • Forest for Peterborough

    We’re creating a Forest for Peterborough… Peterborough Environment City Trust (PECT) is working with a range of different partners to create a Forest for Peterborough. Forest for Peterborough is a growing forest for a growing city. The Forest project aims to plant a tree for every person in Peterborough, a Read more [...]

  • Birmingham Refugee Council’s Allotment Project

    The Refugee Council’s Allotment Project aims to give refugee/asylum-seeker clients the opportunity to grow their own flowers, fruit and vegetables. Weekly sessions are arranged to bring together a wide variety of clients and volunteers who work together to plant and care for a variety of different crops.  

  • Sustrans London

    Sustrans is a leading UK charity enabling people to travel by foot, bike or public transport for more of the journeys we make every day. We deliver educational programmes, community projects, volunteer programmes and infrastructure work in London in partnership with TfL, Local Authorities, Public Health and others.

  • The Concrete Garden

    The Concrete Garden is a hub for urban food growing we also try our hand at chicken keeping, community composting, Re crafting, re purposing and sustainable build projects, swap shops, environmental arts, events, no waste just taste cookery classes .

  • Climate Crusader Volunteering

    <P>Are you passionate about recycling and environmental issues?</P> <P> </P> <P>Are you looking to gain some experience in events, sustainability or charity work? </P> <P> </P> <P>Vital Regeneration is an agency working for positive change in London’s most deprived neighbourhoods by developing sustainable and effective social, environmental and economic programmes.</P> <P> </P> <P>This Read more [...]

  • Tamworth Farm Rose Avenue Allotment

    Sustainable Merton, a community led initiative which gives local people the chance to get involved with practical projects aimed at increasing sustainability in the area, is set to refurbish the currently derelict Tamworth Farm, Rose Avenue Allotment on London Road, Mitcham. Owned by Merton Council, the site is in an Read more [...]

  • Healthy Planet

    At Healthy Planet we think that changing things for the better should be easy to do. We champion grassroots and green causes that promote healthy living, we keep unused buildings alive, we encourage community co-operation and believe in reusing and recycling. Quite often our projects do all of those things Read more [...]

  • Roots and Shoots

    <P>The Roots and Shoots Training Centre has supported young people in London since 1982. Combining supportive educational programmes – focused on Horticulture and Retail – and ambitious targets within a nurturing environment, our aim is to help young people progress in their lives and towards sustainable employment. </P> <P><BR></P>

  • Providence Row’s Urban Garden

    Providence Row tackles the root causes of homelessness to help people get off, and stay off, the streets. We are creating an urban oasis in inner city London with our new garden project. Many of our clients sleep on cold, hard pavements, or in other dangerous conditions, night after night. Read more [...]

  • Chorley Community Food Growing Project

    We support community groups setting up food growing areas on community sites/gardens as well as local schools. Our support includes advice, practical help, training, educational sessions and being an on-going contact for volunteers.

  • St Mungos Centre Gardens

     St Mungo’s is a homeless charity with centres across London. It has been working at this site in Lewisham for over 30 years.  Recently the centre was re modelled and  gained lots more usable gardening space. The re building has made the centre very high profile locally, focussing lots of Read more [...]

  • Sydenham Garden

    Founded in 2002, Sydenham Garden is a registered charity involved in improving the health and well being of residents living in Lewisham, Bromley and south east London. We provide gardening and creative opportunities for our co-workers referred from organisations and health sector agencies.

  • Friends of Windmill Gardens

    The parks group of FoWG work to improve Windmill Gardens park for all users and visitors to Brixton Windmill. Among other things: – We grow heritage soft fruit in the park; – We tend a medicinal herb bed that we have created in a disused sandpit; – Our volunteers regularly Read more [...]

  • Branch Out

    Aged 16-25 or know someone who is? Interested in working outside in food growing, gardening, grounds maintenance or garden retail? Join our 10 week ‘Branch Out’ horticultural work training programme  in East London. \ Gain a level 1 City&Guilds qualification in practical horticulture, a Level 2 Environmental Awareness, job readiness Read more [...]

  • Gwent Shrill Carder Bee Project

    The Gwent Levels in South East Wales is one of the last remaining strongholds for the shrill carder bee, a species on the verge of extinction in the UK mainly due to habitat loss and fragementation. The Gwent Shrill Carder Bee Project hosted by Gwent Wildlife Trust thanks to a Bee Lovely Grant Read more [...]

  • Roundshaw Homes

    Roundshaw Homes is a successful partnership between The Hyde Group and the Metropolitan Housing Partnership (MHP), which has been responsible for the regeneration of the Roundshaw Estate in Wallington, Surrey, since 1996.

  • CleanupUK

    CleanupUK is a charity dedicated to tackling the UK’s litter problem and thereby helping to strengthen communities by encouraging volunteer groups and individuals who collect litter.  Our overall aim is that, within 20 years, every community in the UK will have its own residents’ group that will take responsibility for Read more [...]

  • Hounslow Community Farming Association

    HCFA aims to re-introduce horticulture as a way of life for a much greater proportion of the Hounslow community by providing employment opportunities in farming and horticulture on vacant or under-utilised land. Training centre of excellence HCFA will establish a horticultural training centre of excellence in Hounslow. The training centre Read more [...]

  • Martineau Gardens

    Martineau Gardens, Birmingham, UK Visit a terrific community garden that’s teeming with wildlife, incredible plants and amazing people.Open Mon-Sat 10am – 4pm, FREE ENTRY. Our mission is to inspire people about the natural environment. We also provide volunteering opportunities, therapeutic horticulture, and are a venue for educational activities.  Woodland, ponds, orchard, birdhide, Read more [...]

  • Wiltshire & Swindon Food Champions

    Food Champions is an innovative, three-year project in Wiltshire and Swindon. By teaching basic horticulture, we help local communities to get involved in growing healthy food. We are currently establishing 12 Community Growing Sites at locations across Wiltshire and Swindon. We are also working with over 20 new and regenerated Read more [...]

  • BCEP – Wibsey Park Community Garden

    Wibsey Park Community Garden is new site being developed by BCEP. We will be growing food and veg plants to sell, offering training and therapeutic horticulture sessions to groups and individuals on site, provide opportunities for local schools and other community groups to use the site, and show local people Read more [...]

  • BCEP – Bradford Community Environment Project

    BCEP (Bradford Community Environment Project)working for a better Bradford Vision: Bradford a district of content, healthy communities which work together to lead sustainable lifestyles. Communities wisely use their renewable, reusable and recyclable resources. People work with natural systems to address local needs and families treasure green spaces. Mission: To contribute to Read more [...]

  • People’s Park

    People’s Park is a large community allotment site with lots of growing spaces and great facilities. There is a large container sectioned of into a tool shed, training/communal room, kitchen and toilet.  There are two large communal polytunnels and plenty of tools, seeds, compost etc. to get growing. The site is Read more [...]

  • Cafe West Gardening Project

    We have planned 2 fun filled days for volunteers of all ages to come along and help to plant trees, clear the surrounding area of weds and fill the raised beds ready for planting. light refreshments are provided and we welcome volunteers of all ages to come along and help Read more [...]

  • Cliffe Castle

    On wednesday 20th and Thursday 21st february we are clearing an overgrown path that has remained unused for years.we are currently looking for volunteers of all ages to help you anytime bettween 10am till 3pm Please contact Chris Ward 01535 609506

  • Communigrow

    Communigrow is food and farming social enterprise based on land leased from East Malling Research at Ditton, near Maidstone, Kent. It uses ‘Community Supported Agriculture’ (or CSA) to bring people, our community, into all operations and organisation and provides sustainably grown food and otherwise unavailable opportunities to learn and experience Read more [...]

  • Thames21: Training

    Whether you are an individual volunteer developing skills, or a local action group wishing to run a  clean-up event with the public; our training programme will pass on the knowledge and experience that we have gained through delivering over 600 events with 9,000 volunteers each year. Thames21 wants to make it easy for you to make Read more [...]

  • Thames21: Green Walls

    The Greening the Lea project is a Environment Agency funded project to add vegetation modules to the harsh concrete walls of the River Lea. The aim of this vegetation is to improve water quality, attract wildlife as well as improving the aesthetics of the area. The ‘green walls’ will be created by mesh modules Read more [...]

  • Mind in Haringey Green minds

    Mind in Haringey have been running a gardening group at Station house on Stapleton hall road for the past two years. The purpose of the group is to improve the well-being of people living with mental ill health by being out in the garden growing fruit and vegetables.   It Read more [...]

  • Thames21: River Cray

    Thames21’s River Cray project concentrates on community engagement and environmental enhancement activities along the River Cray.  The project focuses on the publicly accessible parts of the river and riverside space that adjoins the river from Foots Cray downstream to the Cray-Darent confluence, the Thames foreshore at Erith and the Thames Read more [...]

  • Thames21: Hillingdon

    This project aims to develop and deliver Thames21’s programme of activities around the Grand Union Canal section which passes through South Hillingdon. This project is funded by Hillingdon Community Trust. Thames21 work together with established and new community groups enabling us to engage with the community to improve the waterway Read more [...]

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