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Bring on the National Park City!

Posted by Nick Gardner on February 19, 2018

London as a national park city? No chance, surely? What was once a fanciful idea is going to become a reality. This month the scheme secured the support of the Mayor of London, members of the London Assembly AND the majority of London’s 654 local council ward teams (that’s a lot of backing!). All this means that the ... Continue reading »


A network of London-based community food growing projects supported by Capital Growth

Type: Partnership Programme
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Back To Earth Projects

A registered charity based on Broadwater Farm in Tottenham, North London. Back To Earth works for sustainable community regeneration and local community cohesion by reducing health inequalities; improving living standards and the environment for people living in Tottenham and Haringey. To achieve these ends we seek to: - empower local residents to make the best and most productive use of their surrounding land and community facilities. - enable people to learn new skills - or develop existing ones - through practical, accessible education and accredited training in land–based green skills and healthy fresh food growing and catering. - develop social enterprises like: the Farm Community Kitchen for healthy eating and cooking; local food growing in our community gardens - and a fresh Food Co-op - all locally run, using “local” food, employing local people and regenerating local estates, the community centre and Lordship Rec sustainably.

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Who has an enviable job? The PD Community Manager!

Our friends from the Global Good Awards wanted to do a feature for their newsletter on the importance of community projects. Who did they turn to? Project Dirt of course! Have a read of what our Community Manager James Baker had to say on how community projects can create real and lasting change, what makes a good project and how Project Dirt is helping those projects to thrive here.





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Hosted by: Orsetta Hosquet

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The Jetty, Learn how to take cuttings

London | Greenwich | Greenwich

Come and learn how to take cuttings on a pier in the Thames. We have 7 polytunnels filled ...