Capital Growth


Capital Growth’s Training at The Regent's Park

Capital Growth continues its urban food-growing training at the allotment garden in The Regent's Park. The site is run in partnership with The Royal Parks and Capel Manor College. The site is located at the corner of Chester Road and the Inner Circle, in The Regent's Park. It is open to the public every weekday 8:30am-4:30pm.

Sessions range from two and a half hour workshops to full day courses.  They combine practical and classroom based training and are delivered by expert trainers. Short courses (2.5h) are £25/ £12.5 for Capital Growth members, day course are £50/£25 for Capital Growth members. 

Upcoming Sessions in The Regents Park

Growing to sell in your school- to be rescheduled
 
Saturday 6 June, 10:30am- 4pm @ The Regent’s Park Allotment
There is nothing better than a pond to encourage wildlife in your garden, and it is much easier to set up than you might think. During this day session we will go through the process of setting up a pond then go and build it together at The Regent’s Park Allotment. 
 
Friday 12 June, 10am- 3pm @ The Regent’s Park Allotment
Cooking is in the new curriculum and your school garden can be the start of great cooking classes with your pupils. Tom Moggach experienced trainer, food grower and teacher will go through the easy fruit and vegetable to grow and how to use these to cook tasty and simple dishes with your pupils, even if you don't have a fully functionning kitchen.
 
Wednesday 17 June 5:30- 8pm @ The Regent’s Park Allotment, NW1 4NR
Getting a healthy organic food garden is about managing wildlife- encouraging the good and protecting against the bad. Paul Richens who has been growing food while working with wildlife for years will get you through what to do and how to make sure you get the good bugs in your garden.
 
Booking 
 Click on the session name to book through Eventbrite (payment using paypal)
If you are unable to make a payment using paypal or if you would like to enquire about discounts for multiple bookings or bursaries for the unwaged email training@capitalgrowth.org 
 

The site

The Regents Park Allotment Garden is on the corner of Chester Road and the Inner circle in Regents Park. Click here for a map.  The site is maintained by a team of volunteers.