Midlands News & Events
Regularly updated with news of interest to community gardens in the English Midlands, plus details of training and networking events. You can also view images from our member groups and events in the Midlands via our FCFCG Midlands photostream.
- Latest FCFCG Midlands e-newsletter now out
- Power To Change Community Enterprise Events in the Midlands in September
- Routes to Healthy Funding, 22 October, University of Birmingham
- New community garden planned for Droitwich Spa, Worcestershire
- Veolia EnviroGrant scheme offers small grants to Birmingham environmental projects
- FCFCG Member features on BBC report about thrifty gardening
- Radio Interview with FCFCG Midlands
Find useful information for, and about, city farms and community gardens in the Midlands. You can:
- Find gardens and farms in your local area via our interactive map or our search page.
- Get details of events by viewing the news & updates section.
- Download a copy of the FCFCG Birmingham map and other useful publications.
- See the bottom of this page for contact details of the FCFCG staff team in the Midlands.
Get updates about community growing in the Midlands, plus lots more interesting information, via FCFCG's social media:
When available, we will highlight funding opportunities for community growing spaces in the Midlands. Includes long term funding and grants schemes. We also provide regular e-bulletins with funding information to our members.
FCFCG has produced a colourful map giving details of city farms and community gardens in the Birmingham area. You can download a pdf version by clicking on the link below:
Heidi Seary, Midlands Development Co-ordinator
C/O Cardinal Wiseman School, Potter Green, Coventry CV2 2AJ
Tel: 07807 822717
Midlands Office Team:
From left to right: Heidi Seary, John Hirons (now retired), Keeley Thomas,
Mike Gee, Lynn Taylor, Ken Whittaker, Marie Wellings (now working for Warwickshire Community and Volunteer Action as well as Black Environment Network Global Food, Local Food project).