Growing and Food

Get Growing

Community Gardens and Orchards

Local Food

  • Lawrence Weston Community Farm – city farm that runs many workshops and children’s activities
  • Foodcycle – a UK charity that combines volunteers, surplus food and spare kitchen spaces to create tasty, nutritious meals for people at risk of food poverty and social isolation
  • Blue Finger Alliance – group of organisations involved in rethinking urban food supply, based around M32 corridor and beyond
  • Bristol Food Policy Council – strategic initiative to think through future food issues in Bristol
  • Sheffield Abundance – charity that collects and makes good se of unused fruit growing locally

Local Produce Market




Sharing Economy

  • Freecycle Bristol – exchange for giving and receiving stuff that is too rubbish to sell on ebay. Don’t chuck it away!
  • Street Bank – exchange for sharing equipment and skills
  • Land Share – a scheme to match would-be growers with people with spare garden space


Local community


Local and National Government


Sustainability And Environment Links

Bristol Groups

Shopping and Trade

Environmental Campaigning and Education Organisations