Monthly Archives: February 2013

Walthamstow Food Coop launches

Thanks to steering group member Remy, who has been working so hard behind the scenes, the Walthamstow Food Coop is now up and running.  We are excitedly awaiting our first delivery of whole foods from Suma* on Monday 25th Feb. … Continue reading

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Walthamstow Marshes Foraging Walk Sunday 19th May

Phil Mason from Urban Harvest & Rasheeqa Ahmad from Hedge Herbs will lead us on a walk through the marshes, pausing to identify and discuss edible wild foods, flora, medicinal herbs, and fungi. We’ll then head to the Springfield cafe … Continue reading

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Free training opportunity: community growing

Become a gardening champion and improve your local area, one plant at a time! A training course & support programme to enable you to become gardening champions in your community, greening your local environment and encouraging others to do the … Continue reading

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Organiclea Horticultural Trainer, Outreach Gardens Development Worker roles

Organiclea is recruiting for 2 new posts. Horticultural Trainer Part time: 3 days per week- Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays, with occasional week-ends plus additional unpaid coop responsibilities Salary: £20,930 pro rata Based at: Hawkwood Community Plant Nursery and will also … Continue reading

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“Made instead of bought” skillshare 8pm Wed 27th Feb

At this month’s skillshare at the Hornbeam Cafe, we will have a look at some commonly used household goods that can be made instead of bought. There are many things that we use around the house for cleaning, personal grooming, … Continue reading

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Transition Free Press #1 has just arrived

Transition Walthamstow & Transition Leytonstone are taking part in an exciting new national media experiment – the creation of a new quarterly newspaper about environmental and economic issues.  The first issue has just been delivered to Walthamstow, and costs just … Continue reading

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