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We have loved welcoming so many new growers to IEL in 2020 and wanted to celebrate our combined harvest so, as part of Capital Growth’s Urban Harvest Festival week, we invited growers to tell us about their experiences this year.

A chance to take a virtual walk around this amazing walled garden in the middle of Brockwell Park, meet the Director and ask questions. Use this link or join via zoom.us, with these details: Meeting ID: 852 9979 0768 Password: 002275

We are a community garden with an element of food growing. The garden has been going for over four years. It was created as part of the Lost Effra Project with funding from Lambeth. We regularly meet once a month on the second Sunday. People also go in and potter at other times. We have…

Could you tell us a little about how you got interested in growing food?From a young age I have been growing vegetables in my back garden. As I got older I realized the demand for locally produced organic food. I have completed a Diploma Level 2 in horticulture which has helped to give me both practical…

Find out how our beers are made and get to grips with the ingredients used to create a range of flavours by tasting our full range of beers. See how we work to prevent food waste by donating our spent grains and hops to local growing projects like Loughborough Farm. Visit the farm to see…

Come and join us at Loughborough Farm for a community shared lunch. Please bring a dish to share if you can, otherwise just come and join us. Some dishes will include ingredients from the Farm! You will be able to find out more about our community growing space and LJ Works which will be opening…

A good news story from one of our members – how a group of residents got together to transform a neglected space in Stockwell.

Here’s a chance to visit one of our amazing members’ gardens –  Streatham Common Community Garden, set in the heart of Streatham Common. Streatham Common Community Garden is a historic walled garden situated within the Rookery public garden. Formerly a kitchen garden of the Rookery (the last manor house that stood at the top of…

We’re planting an orchard at Max Roach Children’s Centre and would love your help. All ages are welcome. No experience is needed and tools will be provided.  

There’s a corner of Lambeth each Wednesday afternoon which is dedicated to everything about healthy food — and there’s free fruit and vegetable bags on offer as well. The Max Roach Community Centre, a vibrant, super-friendly, wood-clad building in Max Roach Park, becomes a midweek Incredible Edible LEAP zone. Walk in through its doors and you’re…