East Midlands

Nottingham, Derby, Leicester, Coventry... There are lots of big towns and cities in the East Midlands each with their own community growing needs and that makes it an important region for FCFCG. Get up to date with what's happening on this page, including 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 Midlands community growers on our Resources page. 

And find out more about the Nottingham Growing Network, supported by FCFCG. NGN is a networking initiative that aims to build links between community growing groups in the Nottingham area, who share an interest in gardening with respect and care for the environment.

 

 

East Midlands

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Get in touch

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

Latest news in this region

The Federation of City Farms and Community Gardens has been awarded nearly £97,000 of National Lottery funding to develop six key areas that will support community growing projects and create a legacy for the Growing Together initiative.

The grant has been made by the Big Lottery Fund,...

A conference exploring and celebrating the links between community growing, care farming, health and wellbeing will take place in Manchester in April, which will also mark the official launch of a major new organisation following the merger of the Federation of City Farms & Community Gardens...

Upcoming events in this region

Countryside Educational Visits Accreditation Scheme has announced dates for 2018 training events. 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.

Start/End Date: 24-25 April 2018

Growing Better Lives 2018 is a conference exploring and celebrating the links between community growing, care farming, health and well-being. It is aimed at community growing and care farming practitioners, health commissioners, policy makers and...

Useful Case Studies

FCFCG 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 the support of FCFCG has helped in their...