We pick 1.5 tons of apples, pears and plums from local back gardens and give most to schools and community groups. We reduce waste, raise awareness that food doesn't have to come from a supermarket and enjoy getting to know our community, the place and the people. Over 100 harvesters and tree owners contribute each year. In 2014 Parlour restaurant kindly made greengage jam for us, QPCS business students started a company based on our produce, we harvested with two children's nurseries and from…See More
Most of the plot is now divided into mini-plots, with individuals each taking responsibility for a numbered mini-plot. 'Garden together' events, where as many members as possible come along are posted on the website regularly. Large tools are provided but please bring your own small trowel, fork and gloves. If you are interested in having a mini-plot, please register on the website and post a comment with your enquiry. See More
I'm currently helping to coordinate harvesting spare fruits from people's gardens. If you've got far more than you can handle let me know and we can sort out picking them up for donation to local schools, selling to…"
"I thought I was going to make it but it seems i'll be going to a meeting for work tonight. I'm still very keen to keep involved esp with the apple collection/food growing stuff. I'm also keen to cover people for weekends in August if…"
I'm generally up for helping. I'm a press officer for a Charity based in London Bridge and am just getting involved with transition really. I'm a keen writer and blogger so I may be of use with that too."
Sharing stories about Transition will take a crack team of brilliant wordsmiths, PR gurus, social media wizards, dazzling artists and everyone else with enthusiasm.Join us and inspire loads more people to join the Transition story.See More