Story Making in the Paper Garden

Story Making in the Paper Garden

In this emerging tale and in our associated arts and gardening workshops we have been using logs and paper that were parts of the history of the local area. We have been working together with people who live or have lived locally and we have been learning about the birds that visit the docks. We are doing our best, as poet Ben Okri says: "to work on the world as it is and on the dreams that daily become hard stone and flowers of our times."

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Supper Grains

Supper Grains

It was all aboard the Grain train for The Sustainable Food Story's inaugural immersive dining experience. On Sunday the 30th and Monday the 31st of July we stepped out of 2017 and went 10,000 years back to the fertile crescent and the origins of our agricultural system. The focus of the night was heritage grains, diversity and deliciousness, and telling the story of how these aspects contribute to a more Sustainable Food system.

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universal connections

universal connections

In a secluded corner of Pertwood Organic Farm, Wiltshire, a very special campsite is hidden within a copse. Each year, Global Generation takes groups of young Londoners to the site, giving them an immersive experience of nature that cannot be achieved in the city, complete with spiders, compost toilets, views over the surrounding hills and tents pitched up under ancient trees.

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Lunch and Learning 2017: A journey into the extraordinary of the ordinary

Lunch and Learning 2017: A journey into the extraordinary of the ordinary

At the Skip Garden, nothing really stops. Movement is everywhere. Life is everywhere.

Underneath the soil, in the compost, in the hives, in all the structures,  journeys and stories are happening day and night. But what’s alive is not just creatures. I feel our projects are living too. They carry on breathing and moving even during winter and summer breaks.

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