East England

The region around East Anglia has its fare share of community growing activity. Use this page to stay up to date with what's happening at the city farms and community gardens near you.

See below for a map view or list of local community growing sites, as well as local news, events and case studies. Meanwhile, there are lots of useful information resources available for East England community growers on our resources page. 

East England

East England

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Where to start the search. This can be an address, city or postcode. If searching in London, try "London N1" instead of "N1".
City / County
ActivLives Ipswich
Alban Wood Community Farm Herts
Belsize Allotments Peterborough
Clay Farm Community Garden Cambridge
Darwin Nurseries Cambridge
Dig 4 Jaywick Community Gardens Jaywick, Essex
Dig It Community Allotment Saffron Walden, Essex
Diss Community Farm Diss
Edible High Town Luton
Empty Common Community Garden Cambridge
Field of Dreams Farm Bury St Edmunds
Forest Hall School Stansted Mountfitchet

Get Involved

If you want information on our work in Eastern England then please contact admin@farmgarden.org.uk.

Latest news

We are delighted to announce that Social Farms & Gardens has been selected to lead the 'Growing Care Farming' Project.

This project is part of the £10m Children and Nature Programme being supported by Defra, funded by the Department of Education and managed by Natural England, which...

For many people arriving to seek asylum in the UK, community growing spaces can offer vital and unique opportunities to find community, improve mental and physical health and to learn and share skills. These resources have been designed to encourage and support community growing groups to...

Upcoming events

CEVAS (Countryside Educational Visits Accreditation Scheme) has announced dates for traing events throughout 2019. The scheme offers training for individuals who are working – or plan to work – with groups of school children, young people or clients with additional needs.

We are delighted to be working in partnership with Dobies who, as well as offering discounts on their products for our members, are sponsoring a year’s worth of vital training for members of Social Farms & Gardens. This training will support members to grow a healthy community garden and a...

Start / End Date: 20th May 2019, 10:00 to 16:00

Sponsored by Dobies and delivered by Social Farms & Gardens. An experienced psychotherapist and trainer will lead this session to help anyone involved in community growing think abut how they deal with challenging behaviour if and when...

Useful Case Studies

Our member groups provide the inspiration for these videos, created as part of our Tyfu Pobl programme in Wales but of interest to viewers across the UK, which shows our members in action and illustrate how our support has helped in their development...