From January 2010, local residents in
Tower Hamlets are being offered work
placements, free cooking classes and
the opportunity to grow their own
organic fruit and vegetables by
Spitalfields City Farm as part of their
‘Grow with Us’ programme.
The three-year programme is funded by
the Big Lottery Fund’s Local Food scheme
to encourage food growing and healthy
eating in one of London’s most deprived boroughs.
Olivia Burt and Lutfun Hussain – who
has been appointed as one of London’s
Local Food Leaders by Mayor Boris Johnson
- will offer free training to individuals
and organisations that will include
women-only sessions and work placements
for young people leading to an Asdan
Times and prices are subject to change. Contact venue before setting out.
Event contact: No name specified
020 7247 8762