Our volunteers always go above and beyond; their commitment and support to Castlehaven is second to none. Despite our community gardening sessions being on Wednesdays from 10:30am to 2:30pm, some of our volunteers are kind enough to come in more than once a week to help Paul (our community gardener) with pressing tasks. So to celebrate all their ... Continue reading »
A network of small public space community projects supported by Pocket Parks
Type: Partnership Programme
Powered by: Mayor of London
Map: Project Locations
A community garden created in Spring 2010 on the site of a disused railway line in an area of Hackney with no public green space. On approximately one acre of land, there are plantings of birch trees, hazel and butterfly bush and other wildlife friendly planting. The Eastern Curve Gardeners group of volunteers meet weekly to tend the garden and grow food and herbs in raised beds.View all
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.