Happenings

Event listings, reviews, etc.

Finding local food at the Chatsworth Market

May 8, 2012
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With so much selection for food grown in Britain, I was curious to see how many of the vendors at the nearby Chatsworth Market sourced their products from within a 100-mile radius of London. Although there was little from farms within London itself, producers near the GLA were well-represented, with everything from sausages made...

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Ændrew’s top Chelsea Fringe picks

May 7, 2012
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The Chelsea Fringe is an event running from 19 May 2012 to 10 June 2012 celebrating local gardening initiatives and meant to be an alternative to the better-known and somewhat exclusive Chelsea Flower Show. This is the first year it’s running and there’s a lot going on. Here are some of the events we’re...

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Audio Slideshow — Robin Hood Community Garden celebrates 3rd year

March 15, 2012
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Robin Hood Community Garden celebrated its third year on Sunday, March 11. Garden regulars ate cake and recounted memories of clearing bramble from the site, building planters and finding buried treasures. Read more »

Sustainability workshops at Stepney City Farm

November 13, 2011
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Stepney City Farm will be hosting an organic soil restoration day on 26 November to teach City farm goers about the different types of sustainability. The restoration day, which is the third in a new series of workshops, teaches different sustainable food growing methods. Workshops range from the best way to sow seeds and organic...

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Dia de los Muertos at Hackney City Farm

October 30, 2011
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Hackney City Farm celebrated Mexican Day of the Dead (Dia de los Muertos) on October 30th.

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Green Event at Hackney City Farm

October 29, 2011
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Hackney City Farm hosted a flagship event in London last week in a bid to promote sustainability in the city. Hackney City Farm in Haggerston hosted the first ever “Clean Drinks” event in London on Thursday 20 in an attempt to inspire people to live sustainable lives. The networking event, which was attended by...

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