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‘On Yer Bike’…a fun cycling event for all ages

  More and more Londoners are getting on their bikes … to get fit, save money, reduce traffic pollution … and often to get places quicker than by car or bus. Whether you’re an absolute beginner or the next Bradley … Continue reading

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Community Clean Up & ‘Incredible Edible’ Garden revamp local college & sports Centre

  On Saturday 7th October 2017, we worked with a several organisations and numerous volunteers to transform formerly overgrown sections of frontage outside Southall Community College and Southall Sports Centre on Beaconsfield Road. The end result was a tidy frontage … Continue reading

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Southall Recreation Ground Orchard – Officially Declared ‘Open’

Children, teachers & parents from the local nursery and nearby schools planted the first batch of trees and hedges at Southall Recreation Ground on 1st March 2017. The job was then completed by members of the public on 4th March … Continue reading

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The Southall Recreation Ground is all set for a new Community Orchard

The Southall Orchard Project is a community led initiative aimed at planting fruiting orchards throughout Southall. The goal is to have at least five publicly accessible orchards in place by 2020. Following on from the successful implementation of the first … Continue reading

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Incredible Edible

  ‘Incredible Edible’ is a very successful community led urban food growing scheme which began in the market town of Todmorden in the north of England. From humble beginnings in 2007, the scheme has spread far and wide resulting in … Continue reading

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The Bixley Triangle Story

The Bixley Triangle is a small area next to the Grand Union Canal near the Bixley Field allotments. For many years, the Triangle had been overgrown and frequented by drug users and rough sleepers. In 2013, Greenfields Children’s Centre artists-in-residence, … Continue reading

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Southall Park Orchard – Officially Declared Open

On 5th March 2016 we successfully completed phase 1 of the Southall Orchard Project. The Mayor of Ealing, Cllr Harbhajan Kaur Dheer returned to unveil a new ‘interpretation board’. We were also joined by the Mayor’s consort and Deputy Leader … Continue reading

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