A Taste of Health Cookery Clubs

  Posted on 6th February 2018

Are you interested in learning some new recipes, making new friends and becoming healthier to boot? 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 and […]

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Get Growing in Greenwich!

  Posted on 31st January 2018

We hope this is the first bud that will blossom into an annual conference, will be an opportunity to network with other growers, entice new shoots to your growing sites, find out about funding opportunities and other resources and generally have a good time! […]

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Visit Greenwich does Good Food!

  Posted on 31st January 2018

We’re delighted We’re delighted that Visit Greenwich is supporting Good Food this February by encouraging local businesses to sign the pledge. Good Food February in Greenwich is set to celebrate all that’s fantastic about local Greenwich food, restaurants, shops and produce. Nobody likes February very much, do they, so let’s cheer up this grey month […]

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Growing Greenwich!

  Posted on 20th January 2018

Growing Greenwich is trying to build a network of growing sites across the borough! GCDA initially started growing to 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.  We know the immense benefits of growing including improving physical […]

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Join the Tooth Fairy Welcome Party 9th December and call on Coke to end irresponsible marketing practices over the holiday period

  Posted on 29th November 2017

Sustain and SUGAR SMART campaign supporters are organising a big outreach event on Saturday 9th December from 2pm to 4pm to coincide with the Coca-Cola Christmas Truck Tour visit to the O2 Arena in Greenwich. Please get in touch directly to join their Tooth Fairy Party and help spread the message of Happy Healthy Holidays to all. By now you have […]

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Surplus Feast is coming to the Woolwich Winter Warmer!

  Posted on 21st November 2017

Building on the success of our two previous feasts, we’re delighted to be holding our next surplus Feast as part of the Woolwich Winter Warmer.  Expect reindeer displays, ice sculpting, puppet shows roving entertainers all accompanied by live music.  And we’ll be there all day to raise awareness of how much food is wasted in the […]

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Greenwich welcomes SOOP!

  Posted on 21st November 2017

We’re delighted to welcome Stories On Our Plate – SOOP to Greenwich! From a chance meeting at our Surplus Feast last autumn, we have been working with SOOP to help them relocate in Greenwich, the home of one of the founders and bring their expertise and enthusiasm to our borough!  SOOP is an exciting and innovative social enterprise […]

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Exciting new social enterprise café, Stir, opens in Woolwich!

  Posted on 14th November 2017

An innovative new venture run by Greenwich and Bexley-based mental health and wellbeing charity, Bridge Support (www.bridgesupport.org) has opened in the heart of Woolwich at 23, Angelsea Road, SE18.  The café, Stir opened its doors back in August, 8am-4pm, and has been offering delicious food and drinks to an enthusiastic Woolwich public. Stir is a […]

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Charlton Athletic go Sugar Smart!

  Posted on 14th November 2017

Since the Sugar Smart launch in January this year, the campaign has gone from strength to strength.  With nearly 30 organisations and schools signed up, Greenwich is leading the way in sugar reduction.  One amazing partnership that is tackling this issue head on includes Charlton Athletic Community Trust, Charlton Athletic Football Club and its caterers […]

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