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8–9 June 2019

8–9 June 2019

Growing Space at Christ Church NEW

Growing Space at Christ Church
(Photo: Pascale Rochefeuille)
Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 10:00–17:00
Sunday 13:00–17:00

Activities

Plants and herbs in pots will be for sale. (like strawberry plants, organic kitchen herbs from the garden...).
Various sensory activities, some forest school and garden taster activities and small games will be offered for adults and children throughout the day.
Signboards about the history of the garden and the plants/herbs will be on display.
Possible short talks can be organised and arranged with the Environmental Coordinator.

Entrance (Sells Tickets)

From Victoria Road and Kynance Mews
Nearest postcode: W8 5RQ

Bus

49

Station

Gloucester Road

Cycle hire station

Gloucester Road (North) (Map)

Toilets

Toilet on site

Access

Best wheelchair entrance via Eldon Road, coming from the north side of the Christ Church Kensington. Narrow bark paths and uneven ground in woodland area. Main path is wide enough for wheelchair access

Dogs

Working assistance dogs only

The Garden

Growing Space at Christ Church opened in May 2019. The edible and woodland garden, located in the south grounds of Christ Church Kensington, is an urban green oasis that serves the community, church and local schoolchildren, by reconnecting residents of all ages with nature and teaching them where food comes from and how it is grown.  A formerly neglected patch of earth, overrun with weeds and refuse, the new garden includes the beautifully rebuilt retaining wall along Kynance Mews, eight raised beds for growing edibles, woodland forest school garden, sensory border and greenhouse.

Environmental Coordinator: Pascale Rochefeuille
Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 10:00–17:00
Sunday 13:00–17:00

Activities

Plants and herbs in pots will be for sale. (like strawberry plants, organic kitchen herbs from the garden...).
Various sensory activities, some forest school and garden taster activities and small games will be offered for adults and children throughout the day.
Signboards about the history of the garden and the plants/herbs will be on display.
Possible short talks can be organised and arranged with the Environmental Coordinator.

Entrance (Sells Tickets)

From Victoria Road and Kynance Mews
Nearest postcode: W8 5RQ

Bus

49

Station

Gloucester Road

Cycle hire station

Gloucester Road (North) (Map)

Toilets

Toilet on site

Access

Best wheelchair entrance via Eldon Road, coming from the north side of the Christ Church Kensington. Narrow bark paths and uneven ground in woodland area. Main path is wide enough for wheelchair access

Dogs

Working assistance dogs only

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