An update on the new Skip Garden

An update on the new Skip Garden

Friday, the 29th of June, was D-Day, and the invitation went out to our friends and through our networks for the opening of the Skip Garden, which was to be included as part of the UCL Bartlett School of Architecture degree show and the London Architecture Festival.  This was also the day we needed to move out of our old Skip Garden site and so that evening a large van full of leftover materials would be driven down our campsite on Pertwood Organic Farm for a much-needed volunteering weekend.  On the Thursday before, I pick my way carefully across the site of the new Skip Garden... and my heart sinks.

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The skip garden is moving - New home update

The skip garden is moving - New home update

I woke this morning thinking about how we might get hold of 30 cubic meters of subsoil for the rammed earth wall that will form the back of our new passively heated green house. We are well and truly in the midst of the moment we all knew was coming … The Skip Garden is on the move, writes Jane Riddiford.

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