A Taste of Health Cookery Clubs

  Posted on 12th January 2017

Are you interested in learning some new recipes, making new friends and becoming healthier in the process? If so, then the cookery clubs are for you! GCDA run 50, 5-week Community Cookery Clubs each year throughout the borough that are open to the public. The clubs run in all different parts of the borough in community venues […]

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GoodGym Greenwich

  Posted on 8th July 2016

How Greenwich Residents are using their legs to help the community Everyone wants to get fit these days, and rightly so, so why not harness all that energy into doing social good? That’s just what GoodGym are up to. GoodGym is a brand new way to get fit while helping the local community. Instead of […]

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Help Change the World through Food!

  Posted on 23rd May 2016

Wednesday June 22nd, 4.30pm – 7.30pm Do you love food and care about what you eat? Do you have an idea for a food based project, or skills you’d like to share? Good Food in Greenwich are hosting an exciting and extraordinary event all about food on the 22nd June.  Setting up at Woolwich Common […]

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Growing Greenwich!

  Posted on 20th October 2015

Growing for Health was set up to support Greenwich residents using the therapeutic powers of gardening to help people regain confidence, build self-esteem and motivation as well as creating new social networks.  Each week local residents can attend a local centre to try a range of gardening activities from seed sowing to planting, maintaining and […]

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Foraging Walks!

  Posted on 9th October 2015

Good Food in Greenwich is delighted to support Greenwich Get Walking with a new twist during Foraging Fortnight this November. See familiar places in a different light as you learn to recognise some of the edible plants that are growing all around you – including some that were eaten by your distant ancestors! Foraging Fortnight […]

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Do you have a glut of fruit? Then get gleaning!

  Posted on 25th September 2015

What is it? The gleaning network started in 2012 to coordinate volunteers, farmers and food redistribution charities in order to salvage thousands of tonnes of wasted fresh fruit and vegetables on farms every year across the UK and Europe. This then gets directed to people in need, to provide them with perfectly good and nutritious food. […]

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Dare to Dream Garden

  Posted on 12th March 2015

The Dare to Dream Garden, located behind the Clockhouse was designed in consultation with local residents who then helped to build it in 2014. There are 10 communal raised beds (6 large, 4 small) on the site, 2 pergolas and a trellis along the back wall which will allow a variety of plants to be grown. […]

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