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8–9 June 2019

8–9 June 2019

Cranbrook Community Food Garden

Cranbrook Community Food Garden
(Photo: Candy Blackham)
Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 10:00–15:00
Sunday 10:00–15:00

Activities

Plants, seeds and garden products for sale, and preserves. Refreshments.

Entrance (Sells Tickets)

The Avenue, Cranbrook Estate Roman Road - opposite Usk Street
Nearest postcode: E2 0RD

Buses

8, D6

Station

Bethnal Green

Cycle hire station

Globe Town Market (Map)

Toilets

Disabled toilet on site

Access

Wheelchair access to most of garden; some uneven ground

Dogs

Dogs on leads

The Garden

This award-winning community food garden celebrated its 10th birthday in 2019. Cranbrook Estate residents and those from the surrounding area designed and built the garden in 2009. The garden nestles proudly within the iconic modernist Cranbrook Estate, designed by Skinner, Bailey and Lubetkin. Completed in the 1960s, the estate is home to Elizabeth Frink’s sculpture The Blind Beggar and his Dog. The garden has 21 raised beds, a shed, greenhouse, composting facilities, a patio area with seating and a living roof. Awards for the garden include an Outstanding rating in London in Bloom in 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019.

Chair: Lizzy Mace
Capital Growth garden: 68
Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 10:00–15:00
Sunday 10:00–15:00

Activities

Plants, seeds and garden products for sale, and preserves. Refreshments.

Entrance (Sells Tickets)

The Avenue, Cranbrook Estate Roman Road - opposite Usk Street
Nearest postcode: E2 0RD

Buses

8, D6

Station

Bethnal Green

Cycle hire station

Globe Town Market (Map)

Toilets

Disabled toilet on site

Access

Wheelchair access to most of garden; some uneven ground

Dogs

Dogs on leads

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