Supporting physical and mental health

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  • 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 [...]

  • 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 [...]

  • Edible Landscapes London

    Low maintenance edible plants in London? More of ’em please! We offer informal training in forest gardening at our workdays. Check out our lovely well-labelled showcase beds and our propagation area, crammed with tough, tasty and robust plants. Join us for a cup of forest garden tea!

  • Ruskin Park Fruit ‘n’ Veg Garden

    Trees for Cities completed planting of the Fruit ‘n’ Veg Garden in March 2014 in partnership with Lambeth Council, the Friends of Ruskin Park, Ruskin Park Community Garden and lots of volunteers.  The area was established as a Pocket Park through the support of the GLA and will be used as Read more [...]

  • Green Gym TCV Hollybush & Inkwell Arts

    Green Gym – ideal way to improve your physical health for those of us more drawn to the great outdoors than a stuffy gym full of lycra-clad fitness fanatics!  Learn new skills, meet like-minded people whilst also improving your health.  No experience neccessary and equipment will be provided.  The project Read more [...]

  • Meanwhile Gardens Community Association

    Gardening sessions, events, talks & workshops. What was once four acres of derelict wasteland is now a green oasis in densely populated North Kensington, where there is a recognised lack of green space. Meanwhile Gardens enhances the lives of residents by providing safe and inclusive open-air leisure, play, training, volunteer and Read more [...]

  • The Royal Parks

    The Royal Parks is the charity for London’s eight amazing Royal Parks.  We run an environmental education programme at the LookOut Discovery Centre, Hyde Park where people of all ages, abilities and communities can escape the hustle and bustle of the city and uncover, discover and be inspired by the natural Read more [...]

  • Cordwainers Garden

    We have claimed some disused land belonging to the London College of Fashion in Mare St. Since January 2011 we have built 16 small raised beds for local people and staff and students from the college to grow fruit and vegetables. We are also growing dye plants, medicinal herbs, flowers Read more [...]

  • Outdoor Classroom Day

    OUTDOOR CLASSROOM DAY Spend a lesson learning outside the classroom on Thursday Nov 1st 2018! Join schools and organisations from across the UK this summer and celebrate outdoor learning & play on Empty Classroom Day. Spend a lesson outside, or do much more… Sign up your class or school here to be Read more [...]

  • The Edible Bus Stop ®

    The Edible Bus Stop® (EBS) is a London based award winning collective, comprising of landscape architects, garden designers, horticulturists, artists and activists.  The core of our ethos, is the belief that a brutal landscape makes for a brutal outlook, and that by taking responsibility for our urban environment, we can Read more [...]

  • Friends of Everton Park

    The Friends of Everton Park is part of the family of Parks Friends Groups in Liverpool, which actively contribute to the improvement, management and upkeep of their local parks.  Everton Park is close to Liverpool city centre and offers amazing views over the city, the docks, the river and the sea. Though a modern Read more [...]

  • Tooting Community Garden

    Tooting Community Garden is a Transition Town Tooting project.  The garden provides a space for local people to learn and practise sustainable food production. More than just a vegetable garden, this previously unused space has undergone a transformation to become a green space enjoyed by many in the community – Read more [...]

  • Abundance Wimbledon

    ABUNDANCE FRUIT DAY – Sat 20th Sept 11am-2pm Wimbledon has lots of fruit trees around in gardens and public places, but every year much of the fruit goes to waste. Our aim is to help people harvest the fruit and use this wonderful free food. We’ll be selling jams, jellies, Read more [...]

  • London Green Drinks

    The original London Green Drinks. We meet every second Tuesday of the month, now at the Pontefract Castle pub, in Marylebone (2 minutes from Bond Street tube station). Join us from 6.30pm. Expect a mixture of professionals, council officers, activists and students from across the capital. If you’re interested in Read more [...]

  • Transition Town Liverpool

    The idea is that a town using less energy and fewer resources could be more resilient, more abundant and more pleasurable than at present. Join in the explore how we can  reduce the impact of climate change and peak resource use on our communities.

  • Forest Schools in the North West

      Forest school is an inspirational process, that offers children and young people opportunities to achieve, develop confidence and self-esteem, through hands on learning in a local woodland environment. Cluster Groups for Forest School Leaders in the North West: Cheshire /Merseyside Forest School Cluster Group – co-ordinated by The Mersey Forest Read more [...]

  • Sutton Community Farm

    Sutton Community Farm is a 7-acre community-owned farm in Wallington, south London. The farm grows vegetables according to organic principles and provide a shared space for the local community to cultivate skills. The farm generates a large proposition of its income through running a local VegBox scheme, distributing fruit and Read more [...]

  • St Mary’s Secret Garden

    The garden is an accessible award winning garden for the whole community. We provide: therepeutic gardening sessions for people with learning disabilities, mental health issues and older people volunteering opportunities training courses for people on horticulture and associated topics (we are a City & Guilds Approved training centre) hand raised Read more [...]

  • Tooting Foodival

    Tooting Foodival is a project run by Transition Town Tooting.  Each year in September we host a big food related event in Tooting that generally involves connecting local growers of food to local cooks, restaurants and local people. A key idea is to connect people with the source of their Read more [...]

  • Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses

    Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses (BPCG) is an independent environmental charity operating from a former municipal greenhouse site in the centre of Lambeth’s Brockwell Park. Our 3742m2 site comprises a series of demonstration gardens and facilities including two commercial-sized greenhouses. We use the space to host a variety of educational initiatives Read more [...]

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