We pick fruit from local back gardens - apples, pears, plums etc and give it away to schools and community groups, make juice, jam or just eat it. Our best year we harvested 1.5 tons. We reduce waste, make use of what's growing around us, raise awareness that food doesn't have to come from a supermarket and enjoy getting to know our community, the place and the people. We make juice at festivals and on the street and have held jam and chutney making workshops. Well over 100 harvesters and tree…See More
Most of the the plot is now divided into mini-plots, with individuals each taking responsibility for a numbered mini-plot, plus we are aiming to meet as a group on the last Sunday morning of each month, from 10.30 onwards, to share seeds and experience and to work together on the remaining shared areas. Tools and gloves provided. Capital Growth space 1084.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."
Making Willesden Green...This is a temporary group set up for our new neighbours in the north – the newly-formed Transition Town WillesdenTo get the latest updates of our activities and what else is happening in the Willesden area, you can also join our mailing list. Contact Viv Stein if you would like to receive this. We'd love to hear from you!See More
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