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Bee Happy Time

Its pollination festival time  at Brockwell Community Greenhouses and people are being welcomed to come and take part in some of the many pollinator friendly gardening workshops and teaching sessions.Massive declines in numbers of pollinators due to climate change,habitat loss,

Posted in Blog, Frontpage, Growing, Incredible Edible Lambeth

Go Pam! Go Composting!

  Hats off to Pam Wooddroffe one of Lambeth’s expert Community Gardeners’ and composting enthusiast and expert. Pam is  a resident at Cressingham Gardens Estate in Tulse Hill next to Brixton and has led the way in encouraging community gardening

Posted in Blog, Growing, Incredible Edible Lambeth

Making space for Lambeth’s food: Planning policy

Thanks to Sustain’s Ben Reynolds for reminding the nation to make space for food. Here’s our 2013 response to Lambeth’s Local Plan consultation. We recognise the need to support space for food infrastructures – water, waste, land, places to produce

Posted in Blog, Incredible Edible Lambeth, Policy

Start Your Own Food Business – apply now!

The deadline for applications is midnight on Friday 25th July – 6 weeks today. The first session is on Thurs 11th Sept and the programme runs until the end of November. Sessions run mainly on Saturday mornings with one Thurs

Posted in Blog, Business Resources, Cooking

Edible Hanging Baskets at Streatham Food Festival

edible lambeth stall 3

Last Sunday saw the annual Streatham Food Festival and  Growing Lambeth with a stall demonstrating how to make edible hanging baskets.Inside the hanging baskets were a range of herbs, strawberries and edible flowers. The demonstration was to show how people can

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Its all happening at Streatham

Every Sunday afternoon Streatham Common Community Garden opens its doors to the public and welcomes people to come and get involved with some community gardening and help develop their once overgrown garden space in to a haven of a communal

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