A community garden in the East End, brought back to life by local residents. Food growing, fruit trees, pond, wildflower meadow, shrubs and bee-friendly flowers. Plants for sale and refreshments available.
Unique garden and heritage asset at the heart of an 1890s housing estate, rescued by concerted action after years of decline. Features include a vibrant new planting scheme, a restored bandstand and a rainwater-harvesting system.
Community garden project run by local residents. Our policy is that everything in the garden belongs to everyone and we grow and share all crops together. A feast of organic vegetables, salads, aromatic herbs, beautiful flowers and wildlife.
Community garden around an historic church with access to the Vicarage garden, a private family-managed walled garden adjacent to the church. The church is undergoing some restoration and visitors are welcome.
Award-winning 'secret' garden on an old railway line with emphasis on community involvement, wildlife-friendly gardening, food growing and nature-inspired design activities. Café serving fresh garden produce, greenhouse, wood-fired oven.
The inspiration for the set of Eastenders, this garden has retained its original Victorian layout and been lovingly restored by local residents. Home bakes and refreshments.
Award-winning gardens of 1987 canalside development being rejuvenated by residents after years of neglect. Food, refreshments, plant and craft sales.
Award-winning gardens at St Joseph's Hospice for recreation and contemplation. South end now re-shaped following completion of major building works. Fundraising stall. Cream teas.
A community garden used for horticultural therapy and training for people with mental health issues, learning disabilities and physical disabilities. Organically grown plants, herbs and vegetables for sale. Tea, coffee and cakes.
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