community gardening

Better Fridays at Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses

BETTER FRIDAYS at Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses.

Got the winter blues? Feeling a bit low? Want to get out and enjoy nature?  Like to grow some vegetables, harvest and cook them?

Two part time positions available at Rosendale Allotments

Rosendale Allotments Association in Rosendale Road is seeking to fill two part time positions. Full details are available on its website:     under the heading : News

 Applications are invited for a Part time site officer to work for 12 hours a week, at the site on a variety of tasks; including site and building maintenance, liaising with the committee, admin assistant, plot holders and hirers of the Community building, and undertaking some administrative work.

Herne Hill Station could become an energy garden station

Herne Hill Station already has a piano - used by loads of talented locals - how about turning the unused space on the platforms into an ENERGY GARDEN? 

The ENERGY GARDEN plan is to "transform as many as 50 London Overground platforms and stations into thriving gardens that will incorporate food growing plots and solar energy, providing on-site renewable energy for lighting, water pumps or other small scale station amenities.

London Linen - A Slow Fashion Tale of Urban Flax

Free exhibtion at Brockwell Hall, Brockwell Park this Sunday 24th and Monday 25th May 11- 4pm

* How a linen garment was sown, grown and made within M25, starting in Brockwell Park

* Free 1 hour workshops for children at 12 or 3pm Sunday 24th, spinning, storytelling and flax seed cyanotypes

* Free 1 hour workshops for adults Monday 25th May at 11.30am, fibre processing and natural dying on paper

Booking essential for adult and children's workshops

To book contact

All welcome

All about the nutritious peanut plant @ Brockwell Community Gardens

The Brixton Blog has begun a video series and begins with a spread on Brockwell Park. First up: Brockwell Community Gardens and facts about the peanut plant from Community Gardener Alison Alexander ...

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