Author: John Ball

Reclaim Our Spaces Event – 25th June 2016

Our lives are shaped by the spaces in which we live. When we give away important community space for another transient pop-up cafe or block of luxury flats, we give away part of our lives. We give away London’s cultural and community history. The planning system is not currently equipped with the policies required to protect…

Visiting Forty Hall Farm

We had a great meet up at Forty Hall Farm on Sunday with seven different groups represented plus a delightful dollop of sunshine.

Forty Hall Farm is an 170 acres council site leased out to Capel Manor College with about 8 acres currently set aside for the market garden. Beth, Matthew and Mary are doing the most amazing job of getting the growing spaces up and running.…