Covid-19 and our gardening - please read

Articles Tagged "Gardens"

In light of the current situation surrounding COVID-19, we have taken the decision to postpone the 2020 Blooming Lambeth Awards. We will review at the end of April. The five categories we proposed are below, but we may decide upon very different categories to reflect our changed world.. The Ivor Picardo Award for community garden…

Have you heard about the catastrophic decline in insects? There’s been a 76% drop in insect life in the past 20 years. “If insects were to vanish, the environment would collapse into chaos” E.O. Wilson. But don’t feel helpless, watch Dave Goulson’s Ted Talk to learn more and gain some very practical advice. Here are…

Do you live on an estate and love to grow plants directly outside your front door? If so, we’d love to hear from you! This year, in the wake of the Grenfell Tower tragedy, the Council has been undertaking clearances of doorstep ‘gardens’. Though we recognise that all caution needs to be taken with regards…

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…

Join us on 15 October to celebrate community growing in Lambeth and crown the winners of the Blooming Lambeth Awards 2019!