With so much information about food growing available on the internet, the list below is a small selection of websites to start from.

Garden Organic


024 7630 3517

[email protected]

Organic growing advice sheets and resources

Royal Horticultural Society (RHS)


020 3176 5800

Contact through website

Reference for plants, gardening tips and growing advice

Vertical Veg


Contact through website

Advice on growing lots of food in containers and small spaces

No Dig with Charles Dowding


01749 860292

Contact through website

Organic growing resources following the 'no-dig' method

Carry on Gardening


Contact through website

Website offering advice on starting or continuing gardening with a disability

Social Farms and Gardens


0117 923 1800

[email protected]

Directory of social farms and gardens across the UK, including London. Resource section on community food growing.

London Permaculture Network


Contact through website

Connecting those interested in finding out more about permaculture in London. Publish a monthly email newsletter with London-based events.

Gov.UK Allotment Finder


Find out how to apply for an allotment in your area