Community Energy England represents and supports those committed to creating the conditions within which the community energy sector can rapidly scale and grow across the country. Community energy includes the delivery of community renewables, energy efficiency, demand reduction and energy supply projects as further described here.
The Bread Project brings people together to make bread...simple! But it does so much more than make delicious bread, we connect people who in the normal course of their lives would never meet, we share stories, we offer friendship and support. We help people to learn new skills, both practical (cooking,budgeting, english) and personal (communication, friendship, self-esteem).
We are opening-up an overgrown area of the gardens which runs between the wildflower meadows and the northern side of the park boundary. We will restore a woodland pathway running from the main pathway, along behind the wildflower meadows and emerging from the trees/bushes to the recently established bog garden. We will plant-up the edge of the pathway with...
Capital Clean-up is a Mayor of London led partnership programme enabling Londoners to volunteer and clean-up our city through local action.
Watch this space for new projects joining...
Welcome to the Olswang Cluster! Here you can view all the projects we are supporting with our Green Seed Fund and keep up to date with the latest green activities we’re getting involved in. Click "Follow" to receive our updates.
Green-fingered (or not!) volunteers wanted to help out at the Urb Farm on Saturday 8th August!
Come and try your hand at gardening or bush whacking in the beautiful surroundings of the Urb Farm.
Tasks for this session include:
- weeding the flower beds
- tidying the herb garden
- clearing the woodland of brambles and weeds
Tools, tea and biscuits provided!
Join us for an experimental workshop in herbal first aid. We will be trying out a few new recipes to create a herbal first aid kit using herbs growing at the garden.
We will be making a herbal bandage, cough syrup and throat lozenges.
This event is part of the Hackney Herbal project run by Cordwainers Grow.
Please RSVP if...
Come along to a free and fun-packed day in Paradise Park.
There will be a variety of activities on offer including water slide, arts & crafts, obstacle course, football, cardboard cirty building and messy play area.
Ellandi’s Priory Centre Community Grant (PCCG) is now open to projects in Dartford and the surrounding areas!
Ellandi is one of the leading community shopping centre investors in the UK. We’re always looking for new ways to engage with our local community and support their activities. We’ve therefore teamed up with Project Dirt to distribute a grant...
We were delighted to welcome a team of 20 employees from CEB to Greenwich Peninsula Ecology Park on Friday 15th May 2015 to take part in an Employee Action Day as part of their Global Impact Week. Their task for the day was to lay a long cockleshell path along an area of wildflower meadow in the park and...
Another successful Wandle Trust Cleanup took place last Sunday. We had 40 volunteers join us at Watermeads Nature Reserve to hunt down rubbish, bash balsam and tackle floating pennywort.
The next cleanup will be held on July 12th in Hackbridge - hope to see you there!