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Guest blog: Alice, box scheme volunteer

Alice started volunteering with us at the start of lockdown, six months ago… It’s a glorious, sunny day in early April. The roads are silent as I cycle from Walthamstow to Chingford and begin to skirt Epping Forest. I am …

Community growing: planting seeds away from Hawkwood

OrganicLea has its roots working with people in small green spaces across Waltham Forest, and we continue to work ‘out and about’ in the borough and beyond, as well as at our Hawkwood market garden site. As much of our …

An update from our distribution team

Inspired by Ru’s Growing In a Time of Coronavirus blog, the OrganicLea distribution team have been reflecting on the changes, chaos and impact of the last three months across our stalls, box pack and restaurants we supply. When the first …