Small site offering volunteer opportunities for food growing and healthy living. Inter-generational work with local school and Scout group. Open day in June for local residents to visit and sample produce. Regular entries in local garden and produce shows
Open to the public?Yes
Open to the public - details: Variable opening hours/pre-arranged visits/events or open days only
Leave M4 at junction 32 for Merthyr, then take A469 for Caerphilly and follow signs for Abertridwr and Senghenydd via B4263 north of Caerphilly to Senghenydd Site is on left of Commercial Street approx 500 metres before National Mining Memorial Garden
Regular valley train service from Cardiff to Caerphilly interchange and bus route B (12 minute service) to Senghenydd. Bus stop near Nant y Parc School, just 50 metres from site entrance
Friday, January 1, 2021 - 09:00 to Friday, March 31, 2023 - 17:00
Training and networking for care farmers
A programme of national and regional events offered by the Growing Care Farming project. The programme includes regular themed webinars, network meetings, training courses and launch events for those working...
Find local support and advice at this face-to-face meeting, part of a regular programme of bi-annual meetings from the independent Yorkshire and Humber Care Farming Network.
Chaired by Robin Asquith from Camphill Village Trust, and this month hosted...
Our monthly networking sessions are open to anyone involved in care farming and green care, regardless of where you live or what stage you're are at.
As it's not always possible to meet face-to-face at the moment, please do join us and say hello!
A major new report shows compelling evidence that the ‘green care’ offered by many Federation of City Farm and Community Gardens members can help people with mental ill-health and contributes to a reduction in levels of anxiety, stress and...
Social Farms & Gardens FIRST EVER #CityFarmDay on BBC Breakfast
This morning, Amber from Social Farms & Gardens featured on BBC Breakfast live from Vauxhall City Farm and chatted all...
With more and more people interested in and participating in food production, and with growing at home at an all-time high due to COVID-19, now is a great time for small horticultural businesses to expand their ventures.
To help grow smaller edible...
On Monday this week our very own SF&G Wales Manager Gary Mitchell (also of South and Mid Wales Cave Rescue Team, and Assistant Chair to the British Cave Rescue Council) was awarded a Royal Decoration of the Kingdom of Thailand...
Growing Better Lives 2018, a conference exploring and celebrating the links between community growing, care farming, health and wellbeing took place in Manchester in April 2018, sponsored by The Mayfield Partnership.