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...
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 SF&G. 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.
|City / County|
|Blackthorn Community Garden||Northampton|
|Foodshare - Fresh Food Banks||Nottingham|
|Sherwin Road Community Garden||Nottingham|
|Coping with Cancer in Leicestershire and Rutland Garden Project||Leicester|
|Low Carbon Louth||Louth|
|Sol Laug Havens||Northampton|
|Waterloo Community Gardens CIO||Great Oxendon|
|Phoenix Farm Open Door Project - The Ark||Nottingham|
|R.E.A.L. Farming @ Goose Paddock||Nottinghamshire|
|Roots Out CIC||Nottingham|