• Schools Food Growing Project (Spring/Summer 2016)

    by Dig Merton Project Leader Michelle Kolattek   During the Spring/Summer term, Sustainable Merton worked with five schools in the east of the borough, to either start them off with growing food ... read more
  • Community Champions (July 2015 – Present)

    On Saturday 11th July, at the Love Your Street celebration event hosted by Merton Council, Tom Walsh of Sustainable Merton announced the launch of Sustainable Merton’s Community Champions project. This project ... read more
  • Dig Merton (November 2013 – Present)

    Dig Merton is the brainchild of Cllr Andrew Judge, and is designed to encourage community food and plant growing in Merton, with individual projects being run ‘by the community for ... read more
  • Rose Avenue Allotments (December 2012 – Present)

    The Rose Avenue Allotment site (at Tamworth Farm Allotments) has come a long way since Sustainable Merton were awarded over £77,000 from Local Food (a £59 million programme supported by ... read more
  • Lavender Avenue Allotments (2013 – Present)

    Sustainable Merton have been working alongside residents since March 2013 to establish an organic community vegetable garden within the new (social) housing development on behalf of Viridian Housing who have ... read more
  • Phipps Bridge Community Garden (November 2008 – Present)

    The Phipps Bridge Community Garden was one of Sustainable Merton’s first major projects and continues to be a flagship for us. The once derelict site was cleared and brought back ... read more
  • Abundance Wimbledon

    Abundance Wimbledon (once part of Transition Town Wimbledon) is a free-standing group using surplus fallen fruit to feed people receiving meals from various local charities and to make jams and ... read more
  • Green Coffee

    Green Coffee was once part of Transition Town Wimbledon, but is now a free- standing group. It is a get-together for those interested in environmental and community issues and an ... read more
  • Merton Green Parents

    Merton Green Parents is the perfect group for people who want to make their parenting journey a more sustainable one. The group (for parents and children) meet up weekly at ... read more
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