HCGA are Co-op Local Community Fund’s Charity for the next year!

We are very excited to announce we are Co-op Local Community Fund’s charity for the next year. So simply by shopping in Co-op in Shepherd’s Bush, Askew Road, Hammersmith or by using the services of Co-op Funeral Care in Hammersmith you are supporting our work. If you’re not already a member of Co-op please signContinue Reading

Please vote for Phoenix Farm!

Phoenix School Farm is in the running to get a £25,000 award from the Aviva Community Fund – all we need is your votes! Voting takes two minutes and you can use all ten of your votes on one project. https://www.avivacommunityfund.co.uk/voting/project/view/4-774 Phoenix School Farm is a unique and vital place for the local community, whoContinue Reading

QPR Footballer Plants Tree in Community Orchard

QPR Footballer Osman Kakay visited Queen’s Park Gardens earlier in the month to add to the community orchard by planting a fruit tree.  The football club was founded metres away from the orchard and the tree planting was to mark the 10 year anniversary of QPR in the Community Trust, the club’s community charity.  TheContinue Reading

Glasshouses Awarded Outstanding in London in Bloom Awards

HCGA is pleased to announce we have been awarded Outstanding for the first time in the RHS London in Bloom Awards.  The hard work of the volunteers and staff has paid off as the judges recognised the effort that had gone in to making the site look beautiful. “Congratulations to the HCGA for this richly-deservedContinue Reading

Shop at Amazon? Now Amazon will donate to HCGA if you shop via this link

When you shop at https://smile.amazon.co.uk/ch/1111999-0 Amazon donates to HCGA.  You can also visit smile.amazon.co.uk and select Hammersmith Community Gardens, charity number 1111999 as your chosen charity. How does AmazonSmile work? When first visiting smile.amazon.co.uk, customers are prompted to select a charitable organisation. Amazon will give 0.5% of the net purchase price (excluding VAT and other shippingContinue Reading

HCGA calls out for votes to bag a share of Tesco’s bag fund

HCGA is bidding to bag a massive cash boost from the Tesco Bags of Help initiative. Tesco teamed up with Groundwork to launch its community funding scheme, which sees grants of £4,000, £2,000 and £1,000 raised from carrier bag sales in Tesco stores awarded to local community projects. Three groups in every Tesco region have beenContinue Reading

How to Garden Course for Westminster Residents

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2017 Annual Report

Our 2017 Annual Report is now available.  It details the achievements of our on-going projects in 2017 as well as many one-off projects we have run or been involved in. Thank you to all those who came to our AGM to hear about our work over the last year and plans for 2018.Continue Reading

Thank you!

Thanks to all the volunteers who worked so hard to maintain the gardens this year. The Ravenscourt Glasshouses volunteer sessions will resume on Monday 19th Feb. The Phoenix School Farm volunteer sessions will resume on Tuesday 20th Feb.Continue Reading

10 years of Phoenix School Farm – Celebrate at the Harvest Festival

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