Turning Anger Into Action – An introduction to inner city Permaculture, London E11

Turning Anger Into Action – An introduction to inner city Permaculture, London E11 Time: 9.30 October 2, 2010 to 5.00 October 3, 2010 Location: Leyton E11 (full venue details given on booking) This weekend introduction to permaculture will explore alternatives to lifestyles based on the exploitation of the earth’s resources, including sustainable design principles, permaculture ethics, organic gardening, creating community, ‘hands on’ practical experience and more with a particular focus on urban solutions. Please forward this to anybody who might be interested, thanks! — Graham Burnett www.spiralseed.co.uk www.grahamburnett.net NOTICE: thanks to the generosity of a friend and permaculture supporter who prefers to remain un-named, we are now able to offer 2 FREE OF CHARGE places on this course. This offer is open to anybody who wishes to be a part of this course who is GENUINELY UNABLE to afford a place otherwise. To apply for these ‘bursary’ places, please contact me via the Spiralseed website … [Read more…]

Forest Gardening introductory day at Manchester Drive allotments

On 1st May Milton Community Partnership in conjunction with Spiralseed and Southend in Transition are running a one day introduction to forest gardening workshop with SEEOG members Graham Burnett, Ron Bates and guest tutor Claire White at Ron and Graham’s forest garden plots at Manchester Drive allotments. For more information see http://westclifftransition.wordpress.com/2010/03/30/forest-gardening-one-day-course-manchester-drive-allotments/ … [Read more…]

Growing Organic: Our Very Own Seminars Introducing the Concepts of Organic Gardening!

Saturday 1 May Hall 3, The Paddocks, Canvey Island, SS8 0JA, 9.30am Saturday 5 June Crowstone Christian Centre, Westcliff-on-Sea, SS0 8LH, 9.30am Saturday 3 July Scout Hall, Church Walk, Hall Road, Rochford, SS4 1NN, 9.30am Saturday 6 November Village Hall, 25 Hullbridge Road, South Woodham Ferrers, CM3 5PL, 9.30am As explained in January, we are still hoping that a member (or two!) will come forward to offer some help with these as the Saturday morning dates clash with our market commitments. Event contact details: Carole Shorney, 01702 201914 Robert Wiseman, 0794 107 8135 … [Read more…]