Category Archives: Sustainability

Eating Leaves is so M.C.


I was at a local school’s tasting event recently as a representative of GCDA. They are developing a Food Policy which will encompass all aspects of food consumption, and aimed at encouraging engagement by everyone who works or visits there. I … Continue reading

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Walking back to Happiness


Several weeks ago I attended a training session in Covent Garden to learn how to facilitate the DIY Happiness Game, an initiative aimed at encouraging people to be more aware of their own mental health, and that of others around them. The concept began … Continue reading

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Thanks for Dropping In, Forbs – and Yes, you may Stay


One advantage of a laissez-faire approach to gardening is the pleasant surprise of realising that as a reward for your inaction you have been ‘given’ a free plant. Trees, shrubs and forbs have all found their way to my patch over the years and … Continue reading

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The Early Bird gets the Tour – and Breakfast, and Lunch!


…Not to mention invaluable information from the experts and an opportunity to network. What is it?  A half-day festival and street-food sustainability workshop, aimed at festival and street-food caterers looking to learn more about building sustainable food principles into their … Continue reading

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Think before you buy, but give us a choice says Claire


Next time you grab a pre-packed sandwich, or don’t recycle or break the ’11th Commandment’ by Wasting Food, consider what you can change to make your time spent in the city more sustainable. Sometimes it is easier or cheaper in the … Continue reading

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