BOST is an umbrella organisation that brings people together to create inspiring green spaces across 14 different sites. We do this via consulatations, bringing together park steering groups, managing major works, looking after gardens and organising community gardening events and activities. Projects include food growing, youth activities and transforming housing land.
Facilities: Volunteering, Community space for hire, Picnic area, Play area, Play activities, Holiday activities, Wildlife area, Sustainable/Green building on site
Open to the public?Yes
Open to the public - details: During opening times
Public open spaces but most now locked at night. See website for opening hours of different sites.
We are located between London Bridge and Waterloo so have excellent public transport links. Nearest tubes: Southwark, London Bridge, Elephant and Castle.
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...
Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 00:00 to Wednesday, June 30, 2021 - 00:00
Applications are now open for this year's European Gardeniser Pro Online Training Course
If you work within the community gardening or farming sector and want to broaden your skills, this comprehensive course could be just what you are looking for...
Wednesday, April 21, 2021 - 10:00 to Thursday, April 22, 2021 - 12:00
How to Use Zoom, Google Classroom or Microsoft Teams for Environmental Education
SF&G London, the London City Farms and Community Gardens Association, and the London Environmental Educators Forum (LEEF) are proud to offer this bespoke training...
A new report produced by FCFCG shows that involvement in community growing can act as a ‘powerful tool’ to help vulnerable people, bring communities together and encourage people to adopt greener and healthier behaviours.
FCFCG has produced a...
Allotments and Community Gardens gain small scale agricultural planning rights to build sheds and greenhouses.
The Welsh Government has published important agricultural planning rights for allotment holders and community growers in...
Read our newly published blog in the Urban Agricultural Magazine today! In collaboration with the University of Kent, and as part of the FEW Meter programme, the blog examines how when the UK went into lockdown in March, many ...
This year Social Farms & Gardens are celebrating 40 years of farming, gardening and growing together.
2020 will be packed full of activities to celebrate the 40th. From monthly events UK wide including the European Federation of City Farms...
Farmer and TV presenter Adam Henson called on the agricultural sector to support the use of the farming environment in education to help create the next generation of people entering rural careers, at a recent conference to promote school farms and...