Going wild with biodiversity and green spaces

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  • 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.

  • Newham Community Gardening Network

    This gardening network is open to anyone interested in growing food in Newham whether you volunteer at a community garden, have an allotment or grow food in your garden. The network is yours to create. Whether you use it to share knowledge, contacts, ideas, skills or enthusiasm. Feel free to Read more [...]

  • Transform Preston

    Think Preston looks a bit grotty? Got an idea for an empty shop. patch of wasteland or graffiti-filled wall? Then lead the change and join the transform Preston project! Identify grot spots,plan days of action, engage community leaders and residents. We meet weekly on Tuesdays at 4pm in the UCLan Read more [...]

  • 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 [...]

  • The Big Dig London

    The Big Dig Day is all about getting people down to their local community garden to get growing. Whether you are new to gardening or an experienced gardener, we need your help to make your local community garden grow. Every spring, hundreds of volunteers pull on their wellies and head outside Read more [...]

  • Building Man

    Welcome to the re-imagination of small festival culture and beyond. Inspired by Burning Man and remixed by Babylon the Beautiful. This is Building Man. Our 100% participatory, volunteer-led gatherings of like minded people and projects will pioneer gift-led economics and embrace a brave new world of post-scarcity abundance. www.buildingman.org Rather Read more [...]

  • Permanent Cultures

    Permanent Cultures are a permaculture design collective. We orchestrate a variety of courses for adults and school children, practical landbased designs and implementation, as well as curate talks and workshops that explore a diverse definition of what is permaculture.  

  • Cloud Cuckoo Land

    Welcome to the community owned performing arts collective in the Clouds.  Somewhere over Somerset’s Mendip Hills, Cloud Cuckoo Land is “an unrealistically idealistic state of being, where everything is possible.”  August 2nd, 3rd and 4th 2013 | Early Birds On Sale Now

  • 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 [...]

  • URBAN VEG

    Urban Veg is part of Winterbourne House and Garden at the University of Birmingham, UK. For course bookings call 0121 414 3003 (option 4). We aim to promote a culture of urban food production as a means of addressing issues around health, diet and social exclusion.  Working with a variety Read more [...]

  • Carshalton Community Allotment

    Gardening can be a wonderfully satisfying activity for anyone, regardless of age and ability. Ecolocal have developed a community allotment where people can take part in gardening and learn hands-on skills. We run volunteer sessions on Mondays from 1pm-3pm and Fridays from 10.30am-1pm. Everybody is welcome to take part growing Read more [...]

  • Community Kitchen Garden

    <P>The community garden at Gunnersbury Park sits on the site of the Rothschild family’s original kitchen garden and aims to bring a tradition of growing fruit, vegetables, herbs and cutting flowers back to this historic site. We want to create a friendly, accessible and relaxing space for all of Gunnersbury’s Read more [...]

  • Kirkstall Community Garden

    Kirkstall community garden is a not for profit organisation run by a committee of local residents at the Burley Mills Allotment site just off Kirkstall Road. We aim to provide a safe place for all people in the kirkstall community & local areas to come share ideas, learn life skills Read more [...]

  • Making the most of your apples

    We are a small, Devon based company who specialise in supplying equipment and advice for making apple juice, cider, cordials and all things fruity. Over the last 30 years we have built up knowledge, experience and networks around orchard care and maintenance and apple juice and cider making. We’re here to 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 [...]

  • Friends of Clapham Common

    Friends of Clapham Common works actively with the community to enhance the beauty and character of Clapham Common for the lasting benefit of all. Our aim is to involve all sections of the Community in activities to improve Clapham Common, thereby helping to maintain and protect the Common’s resources for Read more [...]

  • Guerrilla Gardening

    Guerrilla Gardening is about planting food in empty lots, on any land that seems untended. the idea is to leave food to grow for people to help themselves to.. This also includes Guerrilla Grafting, which requires daring folk to graft fruit onto suitable public trees, which will then develop fruit bearing scions meaning Read more [...]

  • Growbags to Gourmets

    The Growbags to Gourmets project aims to work with isolated older people in the area around St Luke’s Community Centre – teaching them how to grow their own food and then how to cook it. The project will also incorporate trips to markets and farms in and around London to Read more [...]

  • Cre8 Arc Project

    The Cre8 community centre in Hackney Wick has launched a volunteer-driven food growing project and eco-build on the land around our building. Food growing spaces and a new eco ‘Arc’ building will be created using materials from the Olympic site. The project is community and volunteer driven and we are Read more [...]

  • The Koa Tree Project

    The Koa Tree Project is a school for sustainable agriculture, a community hub and an educational centre.  Our 30 acre small holding draws on Permaculture principles, circular ecology and agroecological practice to create a space geared towards experimenting with and improving sustainable agriculture in mixed farming. Using our garden and 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 [...]

  • Sunseed Desert Technology

    Sunseed is a hands-on practical centre for permaculture solutions and environmental education. At this lively international community of staff and volunteers we work and learn together to develop, demonstrate and communicate sustainable alternatives. Situated in a beautiful valley in southern Spain we are low impact, off-grid and committed to sustainable Read more [...]

  • In the Sticks

    In the Sticks offers a bespoke service of activities and programmes to schools, community organisations and parents. These range from one-off events, such as parties, to six-week programmes based in local woodland and green space. Please get in touch to discuss your requirements and for more information.

  • Groho

    groho is an urban greening project to make Soho and other communities in London greener, cleaner and more sustainable using living walls, roof gardens, innovative green art & design and eco architecture.  We want to bring together landscape designers, architects, garden designers, artists and scientists to make London a showcase 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 [...]

  • Transition Rutland

    Transition Rutland aims to support everyone living or working in Rutland to plan for a ‘transition’ from our current total dependency on fossil fuels. Currents Projects Incredible Edible Growing veg in the pots by Rutland Plastics Rutland Skill Share Informal free skill-sharing programme enabling residents to run workshops based on Read more [...]

  • 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 [...]

  • The Briardale Kids Community Kitchen & Cafe

    A Kids Community Kitchen and Cafe is a fantastic initiative with the involvement of young people. The initiative is supported by Northumberland YOS and Barnardos who are managing the Community Space Challenge All Ages for Catch 22 and which has funding from the Big Lottery.  The Kids Community Kitchen and Cafe 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 [...]

  • Groundwork London

    Our vision is of a society of sustainable communities which are vibrant, healthy and safe, which respect the local and global environment and where individuals and enterprise prosper. Our mission is to transform lives and places in communities in need in London. Our programmes: • Communities & young people. We Read more [...]

  • Avery Hill Community Garden

    Avery Hill Community Garden A space for staff, students and locals to grow their own fruit, vegetables and herbs and become invoved with a vibrant volunteer group learning about organic gardening, permaculture and forest gardening. There is a volunteer workshop open to EVERYONE every Wednesday from 12noon – 2pm. Come Read more [...]

  • BEES -Bradford Environmental Education Services

    Bradford Environmental Education Service (BEES) specialises in providing environmental education and practical land management training for individuals and community organisations in the Bradford District. We offer a range of programmes to a broad spectrum of the community, from work with primary and secondary schools, work experience and training with young Read more [...]

  • Locked Garden

    The East London Garden Society is to be involved with the re-opening of a locked garden in Bethnal Green, locked for many years.  The consensus of opinion being that this garden should be a Physic/Herb Garden for the whole community to enjoy.  You may further voice your opinion on our Read more [...]

  • Badger’s Den Community Garden

    Inspired by the vegetable garden on the existing gardens of their neighbours on Linacre Road, Thornhill residents have managed to create a lovely space for fruit, veg, and flowers.  They’ve managed to do loads with found and donated materials; everything from veg patch to a bark chip seating area and Read more [...]

  • Holloway Neighbourhood Group Garden

    Holloway Neighbourhood Group is a charity in north London working hard to improve the lives of people in our neighbourhood and strengthen our community. The Hollway Neighbourhood Group Garden was created in 2009, its design based on the Forest Garden, with the aim of providing a local source of nourishment Read more [...]

  • Groundtoground (London)

    Groundtoground is an initiative raising the awareness of the richness of used coffee grounds for use in gardens, allotments and pot plants. Groundtoground aims is to ensure that as little used coffee gets sent to landfill as possible over the next few years as growers begin to integrate the fertile Read more [...]

  • Ropewalk Community Garden

    Ropewalk Community Garden is a green oasis in the inner city of Southampton.  Tucked behind the West Itchen Community Trust building on Derby Road, it’s a garden with trees, herbs, veg, flowers, even our own sculpture and play equipment!  We currently have volunteer sessions every Saturday and Sunday 12-3, and Read more [...]

  • 3Space

    3Space is an innovative charity which unlocks the potential of empty commercial property by making it available for temporary community use. We work in partnership with landlords and leaseholders to offer organisations that benefit the community temporary free of charge access to otherwise empty properties. These spaces are made available Read more [...]

  • Surrey Docks Farm

    Surrey Docks Farm is a community farm in the heart of London.  We provide our visitors with unique opportunities to learn about farming, food production and to become actively involved in the life of a working farm. The Farm is free to visit and is open 7 days a week Read more [...]

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