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  • The Harringay Slopes

    A thin strip of land, (approximately 25 x 200m) runs from the Barking-Gospel Oak railway line to a suburban cul-de-sac, on land originally behind the Harringay Arena greyhound stadium. Covered in weeds, litter and thorns, the site lies behind a warehouse where we live and work. Over the last 5 Read more [...]

  • British Ecological Society

    The vision of the British Ecological Society is for a world inspired, informed and influenced by ecology. Our mission – what we do to achieve our vision – is to generate, communicate and promote ecological knowledge and solutions. Find out more about our Strategic Plan and how you can get Read more [...]

  • Bethnal Green Nature Reserve

    The Bethnal Green Nature Reserve has just been awarded a Mishcon grant to develop a wetland habitat. A new series of interconnecting ponds will harbour a rich collection of indigenous and medicinal aquatic plants, providing a home for an existing toad and newt population. Bethnal Green Nature Reserve – site Read more [...]

  • National Litter Tsar

    Rubbish collection, littering and fly-tipping is costing this country close to £1Billion per year. Imagine what we could do with the money if we could reduce that figure by half? At a time when everyone is talking about ‘austerity’, why are we spending such vast amounts on cleaning up the Read more [...]

  • Camden Federation of Private Tenants

    Camden Federation of Private Tenants (CFPT) is an independent organisation run by and for private tenants. We are the voice of Camden’s private renters (including housing association tenants and leaseholders) and work for a better and fairer relationship between landlords and agents, stronger tenants rights and accessible local services for Read more [...]

  • Community by Design

    Community by Design (CbD) is a not-for-profit social enterprise dedicated to delivering projects that combine social, environmental and economic outcomes. We develop creative solutions that contribute to the global movement towards greater empowerment, decentralisation and resilience To date, its successful track record spans community arts, engagement, health and wellbeing (Creative Read more [...]

  • Age UK Islington

    Age UK Islington was established in 1963 to promote the well-being of local older people and is currently celebrating 50 years in service! We aim to ensure that older people in Islington maintain their independence and are able to enjoy freedom of choice and equal opportunities. We currently employ around Read more [...]

  • NORDIC WALKING

    Interested in learning how to Nordic Walk or are you already a Nordic Walker? We are hoping to hold some taster sessions as part of the Get Going , Get Active  campaign  from the Nature Garden in Everton Park. We would like to hear from you  regarding your availability as Read more [...]

  • Living Under One Sun Community Alotment

    LUOS is a community space in the earth of Tottenham. We aim to bring nature closer to the community. We recognise the importance of connecting with nature in supporting individual and social well-being. Come and join us at our volunteer sessions Mondays 9.30am-12.30am and Thursdays 10am-3.30pm We offer AQA Accreditation- Read more [...]

  • Growing Health

    Growing Health is a national project run by Garden Organic and Sustain to see how community food growing can be routinely used by the health and social care services as a way of promoting health and wellbeing.

  • Wild About Gardens Week

    Wild About Gardens Week (WAGW) is back – and this year we’re focusing on what you can do to encourage hedgehogs into your garden! Visit the website to download information, ideas and advice. You can also find events taking place in your area If you’d like to organise your own Read more [...]

  • TCV Whitehall Green Gym (Bromley)

    Whitehall Green Gym is a fun and innovative way to get fit and active, improve your health and make a positive impact upon your local green space and environment. Sessions are held every Monday from 10:45am until 2pm, meeting at Southlands Road entrance (opposite Baths road). With activities to suit Read more [...]

  • Dartford Valley Rugby Football Club

    We are an all-inclusive, community rugby club, which is fully committed to making positive change in Dartford and its surrounding areas. We are passionate in our belief that we can and will bring so much to a local community like ours. Our club is about more than rugby. We believe Read more [...]

  • Dartford junior parkrun

    junior parkrun is a series of 2km runs for children aged between 4 and 14. They are held in areas of open space around the UK.  They are open to all, free, and are safe and easy to take part in. This project will bring a junior parkrun event to Read more [...]

  • Jesmond Street Clean

    Hello! I require I number of volunteers to help with an initial street clean in Jesmond. The event will take place on 11th October 2015. Times tbc. What we plan to do is litter pick, trim back hedges, weed, plant new tree/shrubs/fill planters, relay any gravel and generally make the Read more [...]

  • Dartford Arts Network

    We are a group of artists who are part of the Dartford Arts Network; a collaborative network promoting and facilitating the arts in Dartford, allowing artists to showcase their skills and work whilst engaging with the local community. Dartford Arts Network was founded by various people in Dartford, including painters, Read more [...]

  • Spare Apples and Pears

    Do you have a tree in your garden laden with more dropping fruit than you can handle – apples, pears or other fruits – ?…..we would like to help not let it go to waste! We can arrange to come and pick, and in return you can have some delicious Read more [...]

  • Grassroot giving

    Bromley Green Gym has been shortlisted in Skipton’s Grassroots Giving 2015. Please help us secure funding for our new willow dome. Read the link and vote for us. https://www.skiptongrg.co.uk/apply-for-funding/2015-shortlisted-groups/london/p-bromley-green-gym/

  • Transition: University of St Andrews

    Transition University of St Andrews is part of the UK-based Transition initiative, which has been expanding worldwide over the last 5 years. Launched in 2009 by a group of students, Transition UStA has since gained momentum, with both academic and non-academic staff involved, as well as local residents. We work Read more [...]

  • North West Kent Countryside Partnership

    The North West Kent Countryside Partnership works throughout the boroughs of Bexley, Sevenoaks, Dartford and Gravesham on a wide variety of community conservation projects. Our Partnership has four main strands of work: Landscape & Biodiversity Education & Learning Community-based Initiatives Health & Access We have a large volunteer team who Read more [...]

  • Urban Food Fortnight

    The Capital’s celebration of the fabulous ultra-local produce being grown, produced and cooked on our doorstep. For the full list of over 120 events, workshops, special menus and open gardens taking place from 11 to 27 September 2015 visit the Urban Food Fortnight website.  Part of the national food and farming charity Sustain, London Read more [...]

  • DMS Allotment

    The DartfordMensShed ( formed from some Veterans)  plan to make available a allotment plot which will become accessible for the disabled whilst working in partnership with local council and the Allotment Assc of the area. Building raised beds and disabled toilet facilities, and to provide a place of peace,

  • Open Orchard Project

    We plant fruit trees in public places to provide free fruit for the community. In 2014/15 we planted 67 fruit trees in and around West Norwood and Streatham Hill. Using existing community groups to look after the trees we provide support, informal training and a friendly face. In 2015/16 we Read more [...]

  • Building New Bug City

    Bugs need a home too! Bromley Green Gym will be building a bug-metropolis that will go around College Green. This involves building insect habitat walls, loggeries, hedgerows and planting wildflower meadows. If you are interested in getting involved, join us every Friday from 11am-2pm at College Green or contact bromleygreengym@gmail Read more [...]

  • Green Entrepreneurs TestTown

    Are you 16-30 and living in Waltham Forest? Register HERE to take part in Test Town 2015 and receive free business training and a chance to win £10,000! The challenge Business development can be a challenging task but a great opportunity. We want to inspire, enthuse and engage young people Read more [...]

  • Lost in Samsara & The Wheel Project

    Hello! Our names are Marvi and Alessia and we have co-founded Lost In Samsara, an ethical business aiming at promoting sustainable methods of production and the fair trade principles. Our website (www.lostinsamsara.co.uk) will tell you a little bit more about us and our idea. We have launched our crowd-funding campaign Read more [...]

  • Changing room upgrade

    it’s 1994 since the new changing rooms were done ,and are showing signs of where and tear . With all the teams that use these facilities . The up keep is down to volunteers and raising funds is a major part of trying to keep local clubs running . So Read more [...]

  • Dig The City 2015

    Dig the City is Manchester’s summer garden festival, from July 31st to 6th August. Taking in Market Street, New Cathedral Street, St Ann’s Square, King Street and Greengate Square. With gardens galore, street food and fashion. A week’s worth of pop-up picnics, music, markets and masses to do – this Read more [...]

  • Page Green Residents Association

    The Page Green Residents’ Association is for everyone who lives or works in the N15 areas of:Ashmont, Earlsmead , Pembroke, Colless, Townsend, Wakefield Roads, Page Green Terrace and Stephenson House (158 High Road). Our association has been meeting since September 2011. Our aim is to get to know each other, Read more [...]

  • Volunteer Bromley

    Bromley has an increasingly older population and support is needed for those who are most socially isolated. Volunteers are needed in a variety of roles from supporting older people on a one-to-one basis, such as visiting, befriending, and being an advocate, to enabling them to get involved in social activities Read more [...]

  • Raising beds

    The Bromley Green Gym are building new raised beds in College Green.  Raised beds are an excellent way to introduce a focal point in an area and helps keep the site look tidy. Ours will be filled with colourful and fragrant perennials to entice people into College Green. E-mail bromleygreengym@gmail.com Read more [...]

  • Reclaimed London

    We’re a not for profit organisation starting allotments at stations and the Regent’s Canal towpath for local people on benefit who don’t have a garden. We’re replacing the weeds and rubbish with veg, fruit and herbs! The allotments will be built using reclaimed materials.  Locations – Hackney Central station  – Read more [...]

  • Herne Hill Station Square Clean Up

    Call for volunteers to help us make Herne Hill Station Square cleaner and greener.  Join us on Thursday 16th July from 12-3pm we will be clearing rubbish, litter picking,weeding re-soiling, emptying planters, clearing tree pits and re-pairing fences. We need your help so come along to Herne Hill Station Square, Railton Road, SE24 Read more [...]

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