Grow Communities - Get Inspired

News

A new UK-wide campaign, inspiring people to become ‘Local Heroes’ by taking action to support community growing groups in their neighbourhoods, has been officially launched today. Professional gardener and BBC broadcaster Christine Walkden is kicking off the campaign with a new video encouraging...

Woodlands Community Garden in Glasgow has won £10,000 worth of National Garden Vouchers as the overall winner in a national competition run by TV gardener David Domoney.

David, who presents ITV's Love Your Garden and has a column in the Sunday Mirror, heads up a community gardening...

Charlie Powell - New FCFCG DirectorThe Federation of City Farms and Community Gardens (FCFCG) has appointed Charlie Powell as its new Director. Charlie has considerable...

Events

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 09:45 to 16:30
A national gathering of community gardens and city farms across Scotland.  This event will help to inspire community gardeners for the year ahead, and help to connect you to our national network of...
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - 09:00 to Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 16:00
'Business Planning For Community Growers' is a course taking place over four sessions. It has been designed to help community growers get to grips with strategic planning and produce a business plan...
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 09:45 to 15:00
A day to share information and explore the possibilities to access and secure land for sustainable community growing. Run by Growing Together In partnership with the Community Land Advisory Service,...