Blog

Garden Creation at the Minet Library

Garden Creation at the Minet Library

Tomorrow we will be creating a new community resourceย in the form of 3 raised beds, at the Minet Library, which Lambeth council has forcibly closed (including the Lambeth Archives). We planned this work when the library’s fate seemed undecided, to add value to the site and demonstrate the wide variety [โ€ฆ]

Read More

A display of heirloom bean varieties.

Saving Our Seeds: Diversity & Communities

Important new research has been published which illustrates the importance of community seed projects, thanks to the work of our much-missed, former Urban Growth team member, Charlotte Dove. She will be talking about her recent research trip to America, at the prestigiousย South London Botanical Institute, as part of Seedy Saturday, [โ€ฆ]

Read More

Wonderful Winter Workshops at PopBrixton

Wonderful Winter Workshops at PopBrixton

Join us this Saturday at PopBrixton to make edible windowsill gardens which will provide you with lovely fresh leaves even in the depths of winter. The session is free and lasts about 90 minutes. You will be equipped with the skills and knowledge you need to care for your own [โ€ฆ]

Read More

New Year, New Projects and New Outdoor Spaces

New Year, New Projects and New Outdoor Spaces

We had an exciting visit today to a south London nursery that wants to transform its outdoor space into an edible forest playground where learning about nature can happen every day. We very much look forward to working with Father Natureย on the design and creation of this space, which will [โ€ฆ]

Read More