A workers' cooperative growing food on London's edge in the Lea Valley

‘Tis the season…

What do you buy for someone who says they don’t want anything?!  If your answer isn’t ‘nothing’, you may be interested in Organiclea and the Hornbeam Cafe’s seasonal offerings this year.  Click on the pictures to know more.



…for the most local of vegetables in East London.

The best way to find out how great our box scheme and stall is – eat the produce!  Treat your neighbours and family to a unique fruit and veg experience: a voucher to redeem for a month on our midweek box or to spend on our stalls in Leytonstone and Baker’s Arms.


Solar Future

Let your gift support renewable energy and the long-term development of local food and other community projects… invest in a new opportunity to generate electricity through solar panels at Organiclea’s Hawkwood growing site.  A great combined family gift. Contact Nicole on nicole@organiclea.org.uk to find out more.


Adopt a Tree

Gift a tree to be part of the new orchard at the Hawkwood growing site. £20 pays for the planting and aftercare of one fruit or nut tree, helping to preserve traditional varieties and ensure access to local seasonal fruit for generations to come. The gift includes a planting certificate and invitation to a seasonal fruit celebration in the young tree’s early years! Contact the Hawkwood site on 020 8524 4994, email plants@organiclea.org.uk or see

From the Hornbeam Cafe

Main meals and attractive gifts of prepared food made by our Hornbeam Chefs… a range

of tasty treats and gifts, handmade to order and packed with organic and fairly-traded ingredients:

Nut Roast (serves 6-8) £15

Rum Truffles 6 for £6.50, or 12 for £12

Mince Pies 6 for £4.50

Last orders taken on Friday 16th December, to pick up from the cafe during opening hours until Friday 23rd December. Email café@hornbeam.org.uk or pop into the café to place your order (Wednesday to Saturday 10.30am-5pm).



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