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A pumpkin’s life isn’t just for Halloween

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Local Greens, a not for profit veg bag scheme set up by Herne Hill and East Dulwich residents is running an art competition with Rosendale school. The project is all about local seasonal food and the theme […]

Waste and recycling wonder open day is anything but ‘rubbish’

Children enjoying vehicle display

Have you ever wondered what happens to your rubbish after is has been thrown away? Over 450 curious visitors turned out to the waste and recycling wonder open day in Southwark on Saturday 22 September […]

The First Herne Hill market

Herne Hill Market

This Sunday, 1 July, saw the first Herne Hill market on the semi-pedestrian bit in front of Herne Hill station, at the top of Railton Road. There was a wide variety of stalls, organic, sometimes biodynamic fruit and veg, rare breed meat, organic bread, cheese… and some craft and second hand stalls too.

Change is coming to Rosendale Allotments!

Rosendale-allotments

Not many people know that hidden behind the houses in Rosendale Road is one of the largest allotment sites in London. There are over 450 plots, spread out over a hill where from the top the […]

Grow your own veg

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I don’t know about you, but as soon as the sun starts shining and the temperature starts creeping up to highs of 12 degrees, I start planning Spring/Summer barbecues in my head. Then, I look […]

Something’s Taking Root in Crystal Palace

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The world is facing the serious challenges of climate change, depleting resources, and economic insecurity. In particular, the end of cheap oil is going to impact on our lives, whether we like it or not. […]

Buy a Christmas Tree and Plant a Tree in Africa

Tree aid in Mali

This year you can make your Christmas tree count more than usual. Thousands of trees could be planted in Mali thanks to the festive Christmas Forest in London this December. Every Christmas tree sold by […]

Eat your Local Greens

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A new local weekly veg bag scheme, Local Greens, launched last month in the Dulwich and Herne Hill area and already has over 70 customers. Local Greens was set up up by four enthusiastic people from […]

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