Articles Tagged "Community"

With the help of Lambeth Larder, we’ve put together a list of places to find food in Lambeth this Christmas. Some places provide a hot meal, others are food banks. If you’re able to donate food, then take a look here for the centres, or donate at the food banks during their opening times: Ace…

Our annual seed swap is always hugely popular! Please do come and (if you can) bring seeds to share with fellow community gardeners. The London Freedom Seed Bank will again be with us, and will give a presentation on why seed saving is so important at 2pm, so make sure you make it in time…

Are you looking for a new set of tools for your community garden? The Tools Shed Project beautifully refurbishes old tools and gives them away several times a year to communities. Register your interest here and you will be contacted a couple of weeks before the next giveaway at Wormwood Scrubs on 18th January.   There…

Sukant and Jerome met earlier this year in March. Sukant is a keen community and urban permaculturalist and Jerome is passionate about horticulture in general. They met at Pedlars’ Park in Lambeth, where Jerome was taking some cuttings, soon after they have spent this whole year greening the Carmelita Community Garden, helping with the Vauxhall…

Our seasonal get-together will be a chance to influence the work of IEL in the coming year, to hear about our achievements in 2019 (an informal AGM), an opportunity to eat and drink together and, if you feel like it, make a festive wreath to take away with you. We invite you to let us…

Free applejuice pressing by the Open OrchardĀ 

Cook and eat lunch made from produce fresh from our community greenhouse. The session will be led by a local food hero and will celebrate our local rich food culture. Free and everyone welcome to attend. Call 0207 737 6097 for more info

A day of pressing apples and pears, tastingĀ juice and cider making. Bring your apples and pears for crushing- or just come to find out how it’s done and take part in the pressing. Please arrive early if you are bringing your own apples or pears to press. If you would like to take your juice…

Join us for a Saturday of harvest, cooking and games. We will be harvesting the food grown at Slade and we will be cooking on site, with the help of a chef. We will also be celebrating the New Edible Playground with all the volunteers that helped build the garden. This is outside the IEL…

Join us at Pop Farm an urban garden sitting in central Brixton for a harvest celebration during the week of London’s 21st Harvest Festival! Starting at 10am we will be gardening on site, tending to our edible and ornamental sections of the site and harvesting what is ready! Maintaining this green oasis involves a range…